Avionics

New developments and products in avionics, specifically about aircraft electronics in the cockpit.

Mar 30, 2007 - 7:40 AM
Danis Ranque, CEO of European electronics conglomerate Thales, insisted last month that the company is not likely to be the object of a merger or takeover,
Mar 30, 2007 - 7:39 AM
The merger of two small avionics firms, Sfim and Arnav, has led to the creation of Sagem Avionics, a Grand Prairie, Texas-based company with about 50 emplo
Mar 28, 2007 - 12:06 PM
406-MHz emergency locator transmitters must not be activated for testing during the first five minutes after any hour, unlike 121.5-MHz ELTs (see AIM revis
Mar 28, 2007 - 11:32 AM
Word that operators of nearly 600 U.S.-registered business jets failed to comply with an FAA mandate calling for installation of emergency locator transmit
Mar 28, 2007 - 6:16 AM
Predicting the weather is a little like trying to pick up Jell-O before it sets.
Mar 28, 2007 - 6:02 AM
The ability to surf the Internet while cruising through the lower stratosphere continues to get easier, and faster, thanks to the incremental upgrades bein
Mar 28, 2007 - 6:01 AM
The Magic 2100 digital flight-control system from Meggitt Avionics has gained STC approvals in the Twin Commander 690C/D and 695A/B (Models 840, 900, 980 a
Mar 28, 2007 - 5:57 AM
La Jolla, Calif.-based Blue Sky Network announced receipt of an STC and PMA approval for the D1000 flight-tracking and two-way messaging system,  whic
Mar 28, 2007 - 5:56 AM
Pilots know that the primary job of EGPWS is to keep them from running into the ground, but they might not be aware that it can also warn them if they are
Mar 27, 2007 - 12:51 PM
Now that Avidyne’s relationship with Eclipse Aviation has ended, the Massachusetts avionics supplier says it’s ready to move on to other projects.