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September 24, 2007, 1:22 PM

Honeywell Aerospace has selected Belgian avionics display specialist Barco to supply LCD multifunction cockpit displays as upgrades for CRT-based display units used with legacy Sperry/Honeywell Primus 1000, 2000, 2000XP, SPZ-8400, 8500 and 8000 avionics systems.

September 24, 2007, 11:45 AM

Rockwell Collins (Booth No. 5500) announced at NBAA that its RTA-4100 MultiScan weather radar will become available in December of next year to business jets equipped with Pro Line 21 and Pro Line Fusion avionics.

September 24, 2007, 11:43 AM

Universal Avionics Systems Corp. of Tucson, Ariz., announced that Charles Edmondson, one of the founders of the company along with the late Hubert Naimer, has retired. The two men founded the company in Torrance, Calif., in 1980.

September 24, 2007, 11:40 AM

Signature Flight Support (Booth No. 1600) has grown to 82 worldwide locations with the recent addition of two FBOs in Belgium and Greece. The Belgium facility at Liege Airport offers separate passenger and crew lounges, customs and immigration, security screening and direct access to the ramp.

September 24, 2007, 11:32 AM

With a little help from a tug, the tarmac ballet commences with an early arrival for the NBAA static display at Fulton County/Brown Field Airport.

September 24, 2007, 11:19 AM

Under its Lear4Ever program, Stevens Aviation is slated to deliver the first Learjet 35SE (Special Edition) next year. The mod includes the Universal 890R avionics suite, Rockwell Collins’ AHC-1000 attitude and heading reference system and a new instrument panel.

September 24, 2007, 11:15 AM

JetTech has received a reduced vertical separations minimum (RVSM) supplemental type certificate (STC) from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) for Cessna’s Citation 500 series.

September 24, 2007, 11:02 AM

The Cessna Citation CJ4 and XLS+ are “moving efficiently” through the development process toward certification, Cessna said today at the NBAA Convention. Detail design for the CJ4 is nearing completion and the first full wing was recently completed for the fuel test article.

September 24, 2007, 11:01 AM

Spectrum Aeronautical will unveil a conceptual mockup of the stand-up cabin S-40 interior at its booth tomorrow at the NBAA Convention in Atlanta.

September 24, 2007, 11:00 AM

Honeywell Aerospace’s 21st annual business aviation market forecast released yesterday predicts short-term record growth and deliveries of more than 14,000 new business jets (not including very light jets) between now and 2017.