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August 26, 2015
[Avionics Today 08-26-2015] The U.S. Air Force has named Raytheon Company as one of the prime contractors on the Training Systems Acquisition III (TSA III)...
August 26, 2015
[Avionics Today 08-26-2015] The FAA is targeting a December 2015 publication date for a national Time Based Flow Management (TBFM) policy to support the expansion of Performance Based Navigation (PBN) flight operations throughout the National Airspace System (NAS). FAA officials released this targeted publication date in response to a report published by the Department of Transportation (DOT) Office of the...
August 25, 2015
Boeing projects huge demand for passenger aircraft in China. Photo: Boeing [Avionics Today 08-25-2015] Boeing has released its annual China Current Market Outlook (CMO), projecting a demand in the country for 6,330 new airplanes over the next 20 years with an estimated total value of $950...
August 25, 2015
MQ-8C unmanned helicopter. Photo: Northrop Grumman [Avionics Today 08-25-2015] Northrop Grumman and the U.S. Navy successfully demonstrated endurance capabilities with the MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned helicopter. On a planned long-range, long endurance flight out to 150 nautical miles (nm), the MQ-8C Fire Scout...
August 25, 2015
Rendering of the TriFan 600, from XTI Aircraft Company. Photo: XTI Aircraft Company [Avionics Today 08-25-2015] The XTI Aircraft Company is looking to crowdfunding as a major form of equity to develop and launch its TriFan 600 aircraft — a six-seat fixed-wing airplane designed to fly as fast, as high and as far as other business...
August 25, 2015
AeroVironment RQ-11B Raven UAS. Photo: AeroVironment [Avionics Today 08-25-2015] AeroVironment has received 10 orders from the United States Army as of May, totaling $47.1 million for RQ-11B Raven and RQ-20A PumaAE Unmanned Aircraft...
August 25, 2015
[Avionics Today 08-25-2015] The FAA’s progress toward the integration of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) into national airspace is slow but on track, according to a recent report by the Government Accountability Office (GAO). The report, published in July but made available to the public last week, reaffirmed that, while the more than 4,500 comments the FAA received on its Notice of Proposed...
August 24, 2015
[Avionics Today 08-21-2015] Mexico, like many countries in Latin America, is in serious need of Air Traffic Management and airspace modernization — and Volaris CEO Enrique Beltranena is looking to make sure that happens. Volaris recently announced it will be leading an initiative in collaboration with Airbus ProSky to deploy Performance Based Navigation (PBN) operations at Tijuana and Guadalajara...
August 24, 2015
Gogo 2Ku antenna at the Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg, Germany in 2014. Photo: Gogo [Avionics Today 08-24-2015] Gogo has received the final Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) from the FAA required to launch Gogo's 2Ku next generation satellite connectivity service. The...
August 24, 2015
Nok Air 737-800 NG. Photo: Boeing [Avionics Today 08-24-2015] Boeing has delivered Nok Air’s first direct-purchased Next-Generation 737-800. The delivery marks the first of seven aircraft the airline has on order...
August 24, 2015
[Avionics Today 08-24-2015] Using a Cessna 172 dropped from a height of 100 feet, NASA's Search and Rescue Mission Office will simulate a severe but survivable plane accident Wednesday, Aug. 26 to test Emergency Locator Transmitters (ELTs). The test will take place at the agency's Langley Research Center in Hampton, Va., where a research team has equipped the vintage 1974 airplane with five...
August 24, 2015
[Avionics Today 08-24-2015] A number of people are known to have died when a historic military jet crashed into a main road at the Shoreham Airshow in Sussex, England on Saturday, Aug. 22. The Royal Air Forces Association (RAFA) reported that the Hawker Hunter...
August 21, 2015
Sriwijaya’s new Boeing 737 aircraft. Photo: Boeing [Avionics Today 08-20-2015] Boeing has delivered two new Next Generation (NG) 737-900 Extended Range (ER) aircraft to...
August 21, 2015
Bombardier’s CS100 aircraft. Photo: Wikimedia [Avionics Today 08-20-2015] Bombardier announced today that its C Series CS100 aircraft has performed over 80 percent of the required certification tests with more than 2,250 flight test hours to date. The C Series...
August 21, 2015
Aer Lingus, flag carrier of Ireland. Photo: Wikimedia [Avionics Today 08-20-2015] Ireland’s Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Paschal Donohoe, launched a new policy for the Irish aviation sector earlier this week. The new policy aims to enhance maintenance of aviation safety, increase connectivity to and from...
August 21, 2015
[Avionics Today 08-20-2015] The FAA has approved Pan Am International Flight Academy to conduct the Airline Transport Pilot Certification Training Program (ATP-CTP), a new training requirement for pilots wishing to qualify for the FAA...
August 21, 2015
[Avionics Today 08-20-2015] The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is preparing to finalize its recommendations for 15-minute aircraft flight tracking standard, which is focused on providing performance-based rather than prescriptive measures for operators. SITA OnAir’s Aircom FlightTracker technology has been introduced as a solution that is looking to help airlines meet the proposed...
August 20, 2015
[Avionics Today 08-20-2015] Qantas International has emerged from a six-year restructuring effort to post a net profit of $408 million for its financial year that ended June 30. The Australian flag carrier's Chief Executive Officer Alan Joyce also announced a decision to modernize its long-haul fleet with eight new Boeing 787-9s during a press conference Wednesday.      A computer rendering...
August 20, 2015
[Avionics Today 08-20-2015] IEE, manufacturer of enhanced displays for the military, was awarded the contract for a new 6-by-6 Multi-Purpose Display (MPD) for the F15E Strike Eagle Program. The contract was awarded through Hebco, an engineering technical...
August 20, 2015
Member of the US Army launching the Raven RQ-11 UAS. Photo: Aerovironment [Avionics Today 08-20-2015] AeroVironment has received a contract from the United States Army totaling $3.4...
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