Avionics

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

Jan 13, 2020 - 11:40 AM
International aviation flight-planning firm OpsGroup has published its updated list of current and upcoming ADS-B equipment and operational mandates.
GTN Xi
Jan 8, 2020 - 7:00 AM
Garmin unveiled the newest version of its GTN series of GPS/navcoms.
View of Collins HUD VR trainer (Photo: Collins Aerospace)
Jan 7, 2020 - 10:42 AM
FAA will research pilot-HUD interface, pilot performance, and crew workload using Collins Aerospace's head-up display virtual-reality training device.
Jan 6, 2020 - 10:33 AM
The program is "another tool" for AEA member repair shops to train their own avionics technicians.
Dec 23, 2019 - 7:24 AM
Touchscreens are the tip of the iceberg as the industry embraces Autoland and head-up displays.
A350 touchscreens
Dec 20, 2019 - 3:13 PM
China Eastern took delivery of the first commercial widebody to feature touchscreen flight deck displays.
Dec 19, 2019 - 11:01 AM
The FAA has granted an STC to IS&S covering the engine-out mode/Vmca mitigation features of its ThrustSense autothrottle.
Dec 16, 2019 - 10:00 AM
Aireon to expand its space-based ADS-B surveillance in collaboration with the Agency for Aerial Navigation Safety in Africa and Madagascar.
Phenom G1000 NXI
Dec 16, 2019 - 9:33 AM
The G1000 NXi upgrade is now available for the Phenom 100 and will be offered for the Phenom 300 next year.
Dec 12, 2019 - 11:40 AM
StandardAero and Thales signed an agreement to jointly develop and certify an advanced autopilot system for several light helicopters, including the AS350.