In response to increased market demand for robust connectivity solutions for small- to mid-size business aircraft, Satcom Direct has designed and developed the SD LTE Hub, which has received PMA (Parts Manufacturer Approval) from the FAA.  When it is launched at this year’s NBAA – booth C11420 – the compact...
Flying Colours Corp has delivered the first Canadian registered aircraft to have the Rockwell Collins network’s Future Airspace Navigation System (FANS) 1/A upgrade installed in combination with Flying Colours ADS-B solution.  The FANS 1/A system, which is available through Rockwell Collins dealers, will improve operating costs, whilst the addition...
Garmin has launched its first Head-up Display, the GHD 2100. It's for super-midsize, midsize and light business aircraft and the launch customer will be Cessna for its in-development Citation Longitude, already fitted with Garmin's G5000 flightdeck. Garmin's HUD (GHD) projects a view of pertinent flight information while integrating with Garmin...
Jet Aviation is preparing cockpit avionics systems in older Challenger 605s and 300s for new communications and navigation upgrades that will improve transoceanic flights and meet upcoming U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) requirements. The Pro Line 21 Advanced cockpit communications upgrade from Rockwell Collins is the only one compatible with...
The CAA has published the process and form for claiming back part of the cost of upgrading to a radio that complies with the new 8.33kHz frequency spacing. All aircraft flying in UK and EU controlled airspace must be equipped with an 8,33kHz radio by 31 December 2017. By moving...