Business Aviation

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September 1, 2015, 6:00 AM

Product Support Survey Part 2: Avionics

Garmin tops the list of avionics manufacturers in AIN’s annual survey, with Rockwell Collins and Universal Avionics tied for second.

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AW609 in flight
Aug 17, 2015 - 2:35 PM
The company is on track for certification in 2017 and customer deliveries in 2018.
Aug 17, 2015 - 12:45 PM
Both engines flamed out at 44,800 feet while the crew started a descent through a maturing convective storm cell.
Aug 17, 2015 - 12:01 PM
Aircraft were attempting to land at at San Diego-Brown Field Municipal Airport when they collided.
Aug 17, 2015 - 4:34 AM
The addition of Nashville is part of a growth plan that is expected to continue over the next year.
Aug 16, 2015 - 1:39 PM
The aircraft was conducting an air ambulance flight when it crashed on August 16.
Aug 16, 2015 - 12:35 PM
The event is aimed at helping business aviation professionals refresh or enhance their weather operational knowledge of charts.
Jefferson County Aviation ramp
Aug 16, 2015 - 9:15 AM
Jefferson County opened a 4,800-sq-ft terminal at Watertown International Airport.
Aug 16, 2015 - 9:15 AM
An overhaul shop makes sense for the company as the fleet size in the U.S. grows.
Aug 15, 2015 - 10:40 AM
The companies are seeking an STC to be aimed at the retrofit market, for type owners and operators seeking to take advantage of airborne Wi-Fi.
PlaneSense PIlature PC-12 on the ground
Aug 15, 2015 - 9:00 AM
The turboprop operator is adding jets to the mix.