Avionics

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

Feb 1, 2007 - 5:15 AM
Honeywell has obtained FAA certification of an avionics package that enables Citation 500s to meet the requirements for operating in RVSM airspace, includi
Jan 31, 2007 - 11:37 AM
West Star Aviation in Grand Junction, Colo., is working with the FAA to amend its Learjet 35/36 RVSM STC to include models with the FC-530 autopilot, FC-20
Jan 31, 2007 - 10:51 AM
Business jet operators knew three years ago that they would have to be equipped with approved ELTs by January 1 this year or be grounded until the installa
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Jan 31, 2007 - 10:10 AM
In a landmark decision, the FAA has adopted a final rule allowing the use of HUD-based enhanced vision systems (EVS) for descent below published instrument
Jan 31, 2007 - 10:02 AM
In the runup to the planned January 20 implementation of reduced vertical separation minimums (RVSM) in the U.S., Canada, South America and Mexico, the FAA
Jan 31, 2007 - 9:46 AM
Thunder Aviation in Chesterfield, Mo., and Flight Test Associates of Mojave, Calif., are working on an RVSM solution for Falcon 20s equipped with Honeywell
Jan 31, 2007 - 5:55 AM
The next generation of airborne weather radars won’t just see the storms, they will remember what they have scanned and store that information in a compute
Jan 31, 2007 - 5:53 AM
Certification of the infrared enhanced vision system (EVS) for the Bombardier Global Express XRS–said to be “imminent” at press time–will close an importan
Jan 31, 2007 - 5:47 AM
In the past several years, avionics manufacturers have introduced a wide range of multifunction displays (MFDs) capable of integrating moving-map informati
Jan 31, 2007 - 5:45 AM
The NTSB is recommending modifications of Honeywell flight management system (FMS) software that would provide warnings to pilots if they try to enter inco