Avionics

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

Oct 2, 2006 - 10:52 AM
The optional interfaces let pilots overlay nav waypoint data with precipitation, lightning and traffic information.
Oct 2, 2006 - 10:51 AM
Indicative of just how prevalent terrain-awareness avionics have become in the nearly 10 years since Honeywell (then AlliedSignal) introduced the enhanced
Oct 2, 2006 - 10:49 AM
Rockwell Collins has obtained what is said to be the first FAA TSO approval for ADS-B (automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast) functionality for use wi
Oct 2, 2006 - 8:58 AM
Very light jets (VLJs) may well represent the tsunami on the horizon for the owner-flown turbine market.
Oct 2, 2006 - 8:18 AM
The amateur-built market has been a crucible for avionics development for decades.
Sep 27, 2006 - 12:47 PM
Landings to below Cat I and II ILS minimums have been possible for more than three decades, but the price of admission until recently has been autoland cer
Sep 27, 2006 - 12:37 PM
<b>AIN</b> asked pilots, mechanics and department managers to rank avionics suppliers in seven key categories: parts availability; parts cost; AOG (aircraf
Sep 27, 2006 - 12:32 PM
The FAA announced in August that it expects to award its ADS-B ground station contract (estimated to be for up to 500 ground stations) next July.
Sep 27, 2006 - 4:41 AM
The FAA has issued an Airworthiness Directive that mandates replacement of certain Shadin ADC-2000 air-data computers (ADCs) installed in about 450 aircraf
Sep 27, 2006 - 4:39 AM
Innotech Aviation reported that it has completed its first installation of an enhanced-vision system (EVS) in an ultra-long-range Bombardier Global Express