Avionics

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

With three 12-inch landscape monitors and a pair of GTC 570 touchscreen controllers, Garmin’s G5000 flight deck is on pace for approval in the upgraded Beech/Hawker 400.
Nov 15, 2015 - 10:00 AM
Garmin’s G5000 upgrade for the Beechjet/Hawker 400 is in the final stages of certification.
Nov 15, 2015 - 9:00 AM
More older business jets can upgrade to ADS-B OUT with the new Garmin solutions.
Garmin’s angle-of-attack indicator offers a simple display of critical information. The $1,499 system consists of the GI 260 angle-of-attack indicator, the easy-to-install GAP 26 probe and GSU 25 air-data computer.
Nov 14, 2015 - 1:30 PM
Garmin’s angle-of-attack system can be installed under simplified FAA policies that encourage adoption of safety equipment.
Blue Sky Network’s HawkEye 7200A satcom system meets ICAO criteria for continuous aircraft tracking.
Nov 14, 2015 - 10:45 AM
The new HawkEye 7200A satellite tracking system is lighter and smaller than previous models.
Allan Schrader, president of Lightspeed Aviation, presents this year’s Lightspeed Foundation Pilot’s Choice Awards in Palm Springs, Calif. Since 2010, Lightspeed has awarded $500,000 to date to recipients chosen by “the pilot community.”
Nov 14, 2015 - 9:00 AM
A unique award that aims to engage the general aviation community in helping to raise awareness of its good deeds.
Nov 13, 2015 - 9:00 AM
A new STC is now available from Spirit Aeronautics
Fatal Accidents & Possible Value of EVS
Nov 13, 2015 - 3:00 AM
Lexavia believes that EVS technology can help prevent a significant number of accidents.
Nov 13, 2015 - 3:00 AM
Guardian Mobility Provides Real-Time Locational Awareness
Avidyne’s IFD440 panel-mount GPS navigator is a plug-and-play replacemenf for the Garmin GNS430, and features hybrid touchscreen technology. Pilots can activate features via the touchscreen, but also the old-fashion way, with knobs and buttons.
Nov 13, 2015 - 2:00 AM
The approval covers Avidyne’s IFD440 and the latest 10.1 software upgrade for the IFD540.
Nov 13, 2015 - 2:00 AM
DAC Obtains Adds More Autopilots To AML