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Known as the GADSS ELT-DT, it performs autonomous tracking of commercial aircraft in distress through processes such as trigger-in-flight capability.
Deal adds to deep Airbus relationship
Business jet deliveries are anticipated to remain largely flat over the next several years, but still at rates that are double that two decades earlier.
The STC approval for DAC International involves the form fit replacement of aging Honeywell ED-800 units with the Esterline CMA-6800 in the S-76B/C.
The deal betweent GE Aviation and the Boeing subsidiary will help support the more than 150 BBJ operators worldwide.
The FAA is already engaged in technical discussions with the UK Department of Transport and the Civil Aviation Authority about specific steps.
Companion bills introduced in House and Senate have gained broad support from airports, states and business and general aviation groups.
Argentina becomes the 37th country to grant approval for the Seattle-based company's advanced design propellers for the King Air B300 series
A320 seen as initial platform.
The manufacturer received an FAA PMA for its new 7000 Series Lead-Acid Battery.