Avionics

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

Nov 7, 2006 - 5:31 AM
Light-emitting diodes (LED) as the backlighting source for glass avionics? Thanks to a patented design from Sandel Avionics, that’s precisely what the Vist
Nov 6, 2006 - 12:25 PM
In the months since AirCell won an FCC frequency-spectrum auction to provide wireless broadband connectivity to airplanes flying high above the continental
Nov 6, 2006 - 9:45 AM
Charles Lindbergh knew it, and every pilot who has come after him has known it, too: if only there were some way of seeing through the clouds, of turning a
Nov 1, 2006 - 9:33 AM
The Piper Meridian turboprop single will soon receive a production-line upgrade to Avidyne’s Entegra cockpit as a replacement for the airplane’s original M
Nov 1, 2006 - 9:20 AM
If company marketing executives have their way, expect a flurry of announcements from autopilot maker Meggitt/S-Tec in the coming months.
Nov 1, 2006 - 9:18 AM
Gulfstream has received a third STC for installation of high-speed Broad Band Multi-Link (BBML) data systems, this time in the ultra-long-range G550/G500.
Nov 1, 2006 - 9:16 AM
Perhaps an indication of the sway Garmin has come to hold in the aviation industry, Raytheon last month announced a name change for the venerable Beech Bon
Nov 1, 2006 - 9:14 AM
Preparing for the day when aircraft passengers are allowed to make cellphone calls in flight, Arinc and Telenor have created AeroMobile, a new service that
Nov 1, 2006 - 9:11 AM
Pilots checking out the flight deck of the Eclipse 500 may notice something missing.
Nov 1, 2006 - 9:09 AM
Today’s highly capable glass cockpits certainly put old, round-dial standby instruments in the shade.