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Rockwell Collins expands FANS 1/A capability

Dassault Falcon 50EX, Falcon 2000 and Falcon 2000EX aircraft currently equipped with Rockwell Collins avionics and flight management system will have an upgrade path for … More ››

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Brazil OKs AFIRS for ATR-42/72

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions has received a Supplemental Type Certificate for its Automated Flight Information Reporting System (AFIRS) 228 on the ATR- 42/72 series aircraft from … More ››

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Missing Malaysia MH370 prompts calls for SOS data streaming

As the search continues for stricken Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, calls for mandatory triggered data streaming technology on passenger aircraft have been renewed. In the … More ››

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B737 to undergo automation fix: report

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued a directive that would help prevent pilot error through cockpit automation. The FAA has ordered cockpit automation … More ››

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Thales unveils Avionics 2020 for next-gen helicopter cockpits

Thales has unveiled its Avionics 2020 new-generation helicopter cockpit. Modeled on the principles behind the ground-breaking Avionics 2020 for fixed wing aircraft presented at the … More ››

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Airbus Helicopters selects Honeywell LASEREF nav system

Honeywell Aerospace’s LASEREF VI navigation system has been selected by Airbus Helicopters for its light helicopter platforms, the EC145 T2 and EC645 T2 family. The … More ››

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Rockwell Collins improves fiscal year outlook

Rockwell Collins today increased full year fiscal 2014 financial guidance to include the acquisition of ARINC as well as an improved outlook for Government Systems. … More ››

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Northrop Grumman reinvents satellite comms for aircraft

In one year, Northrop Grumman took a satellite communications system normally used in space and transformed it into a high-functioning, low-cost communications system that can … More ››

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Europe extends onboard gadget use

The EU’s Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has today updated its guidance on the use of portable electronic devices on board (PED), including smartphones, tablets and … More ››

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Pro Line Fusion enabled for NextGen, SESAR

Rockwell Collins has made a series of enhancements to its Pro Line Fusion avionics, including industry-leading capabilities designed to accommodate Next Generation Air Transportation System … More ››

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