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December 26, 2014
[Avionics Today 12-26-2014] Kuwait Airways has finalized its $3.3 billion order for 10 Boeing 777-300ERs. The Middle East carrier originally announced its intent for the 777-300ER order in November.      Pictured here is a graphic of a...
December 24, 2014
[Avionics Today 12-24-2014] The FAA has not committed to any firm timeline on releasing a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) for regulating the commercial operations of small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). Instead, the agency and several industry partners announced the launch of a new safety campaign, "Know Before You Fly," during a teleconference Monday. The goal of the new campaign is to...
December 24, 2014
[Avionics Today 12-24-2014] Esterline CMC Electronics has reached a multiyear distribution agreement with DAC International for its avionics displays. Under the agreement, the Greenwich...
December 24, 2014
[Avionics Today 12-24-2014] Heathrow Airport has opened the doors to its new Airport Operations Center (APOC), a facility that supports frontline operational teams and oversees the Airport Operations Plan (AOP). The APOC concept is based on development activities performed within the Single European Sky ATM Research (SESAR) Program for Research and Innovation, which has a goal of bringing together the...
December 24, 2014
[Avionics Today 12-24-2014] Demand for air cargo versions of Bombardier's CRJ100 and CRJ200 passenger jets is growing. The Canadian airframe manufacturer recently announced IFL Group as the first operator to sign a firm purchase agreement to acquire the Bombardier CRJ200SF (Special Freighter) jet.      IFL Group CRJ200SF. Photo: Bombardier.   Prior to being delivered to...
December 24, 2014
[Avionics Today 12-24-2014] Airbus Defence and Space has introduced a new radar system, "Spexer 500 AC," designed to prevent aircraft from colliding with wind turbines. The radar warns pilots about possible collisions by detecting approaching airborne...
December 23, 2014
[Avionics Today 12-23-2014] The FAA has issued approval for Gulfstream to install Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast Out (ADS-B Out) avionics on its G150 business jets. According to Gulfstream, the ADS-B Out installation for the G150 will be manufactured by Garmin, and will replace the aircraft's existing transponders with DO-260B-compliant units...
December 23, 2014
[Avionics Today 12-23-2014] Cirrus completed the first flight of its third and final conforming SF50 single-engine jet. The third test aircraft, C2, completed a 20 minute flight from Duluth International Airport (KDLH). C2 will now join C0 and C1 in FAA flight testing and certification...
December 23, 2014
[Avionics Today 12-23-2014] Global Eagle Entertainment (GEE) announced Supplemental Type...
December 23, 2014
[Avionics Today 12-23-2014] The Brazilian Navy has subcontracted Elbit Systems of America to upgrade four Grumman C-1A aircraft. Under the $106 million contract, Elbit will provide...
December 23, 2014
[Avionics Today 12-23-2014] Azerbaijan Airlines has received its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner. The national carrier of Azerbaijan is the first airline in the Commonwealth of Independent States to operate the 787, which will play a key role in the...
December 23, 2014
[Avionics Today 12-23-2014] A new consortium formed by the Single European Sky ATM Research Joint Undertaking (SESAR JU) will perform more than 200 demonstration flights at airports throughout Europe to validate new approach and landing technologies. The new consortium, called Advanced Approaches for all Airports (A3), is looking to use the demonstration flights to develop new approach and landing...
December 22, 2014
[Avionics Today 12-22-2014] GE Aviation’s Common Core System (CCS) will lay the avionics computing groundwork for Boeing’s 777X, the companies announced early last week. With production set to begin in 2017 and initial deliveries planned for 2020, the 777X CCS design is still in development, but will be closely related to the system GE developed for Boeing’s 787 aircraft, the company...
December 22, 2014
[Avionics Today 12-22-2014] Airbus has delivered the first production A350 XWB to launch customer Qatar Airways. The airline's first A350 XWB is scheduled to start operating on its Doha to Frankfurt route in January. Qatar placed its $16 billion order for 80 total A350s at the 2007 Paris Air Show.      Airbus delivers first A350 XWB to Qatar Airways. Photo...
December 22, 2014
[Avionics Today 12-22-2014] The Civil Aviation Authority of Mexico, the Dirección General de Aeronáutica Civil (DGAC), has issued full type certification to Bombardier for the Learjet 70 and Learjet 75 business jets. Both aircraft received FAA and...
December 22, 2014
[Avionics Today 12-22-2014] Embraer has scheduled the first flight of its next generation aerial refueling tanker, the KC-390, for early January. Last week the Brazilian airframe manufacturer issued a statement giving an update on...
December 22, 2014
[Avionics Today 12-22-2014] Aeroflot Russian Airlines has completed a 10-year agreement for the provision of maintenance and repair services from Lufthansa Technik. The maintenance wing of the German carrier won the tender for selecting a provider of maintenance and repair services and...
December 22, 2014
[Avionics Today 12-22-2014] NASA has selected Rockwell Collins to serve as the lead research firm for its Single Pilot Operation program. According to Rockwell Collins, the program encompasses research that is exploring concepts and technology for crew capacity, ground support and automation on commercial airlines.      Rockwell Collins’...
December 19, 2014
[Avionics Today 12-19-2014] Honeywell has partnered with the Puerto Rico Industrial Development Company (PRIDCO) to design, develop and build a new high-technology laboratory in Puerto Rico to test Electromagnetic Interference (EMI). As aircraft become more and more entrenched in connectivity, it also becomes necessary to know exactly how electromagnetic forces, such as those from Personal Electronic...
December 19, 2014
The first A350-900 for Finnair taking shape in the Roger Béteille Final Assembly Line (FAL) in Toulouse, France. Photo: Airbus [Avionics Today 12-19-2014] The first A350-900 for Finnair is taking shape in the Roger Béteille Final...
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