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November 18, 2014
Technicians demonstrating the Joint STARS system. Photo: Northrop Grumman [Avionics Today 11-18-2014] The U.S. Air Force awarded Northrop Grumman a $210 million contract to continue sustaining its E-8C Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System (Joint STARS) fleet. The...
November 18, 2014
The Common Infrared Countermeasure (CIRCM) system. Photo: BAE Systems [Avionics Today 11-18-2014] BAE Systems has submitted a proposal for the U.S. Army’s Common Infrared Countermeasure (CIRCM) program. CIRCM is a lightweight, low-cost and modular laser-based aircraft system, designed to...
November 18, 2014
[Avionics Today 11-18-2014] In 2013, Lion Air placed a historic $24 billion order for 234 Airbus A320 aircraft. Now, the growing Indonesian carrier is equipping this new fleet with an integrated surveillance system from Aviation Communication & Surveillance Systems (ACSS) and cockpit recording technology from L-3 in an effort to both comply with future airspace mandates and help its pilots navigate the...
November 17, 2014
[Avionics Today 11-17-2014] As passenger demand for air travel across all segments continues to increase, air traffic is sure to pick up dramatically by 2033. Global market forecasts released by Airbus, Boeing and industry analysts at Deloitte Aerospace and Defense predict air traffic will grow at nearly 5 percent annually due to a healthy up-tick in the world economy over the next two decades. Global...
November 17, 2014
The J-MUSIC system. Photo: Elbit [Avionics Today 11-17-2014] Elbit Systems has been awarded a contract by German aerospace and defense manufacturer Diehl to provide J-MUSIC Multi-Spectral Directed Infrared Counter Measure (DIRCM) systems for the first phase of the...
November 17, 2014
Jeppesen Flitedeck Pro. Photo: Jeppesen [Avionics Today 11-17-2014] Rossiya Airlines gained authorization from the civil aviation authority of Russia to operate in a paperless cockpit environment, using Jeppesen FliteDeck Pro as...
November 17, 2014
Gulfstream G650ER in flight. Photo: Gulfstream [Avionics Today 11-17-2014] Gulfstream Aerospace recently delivered the first fully outfitted G650ER business jet to a customer, ahead of the 2015...
November 17, 2014
[Avionics Today 11-17-2014] Thales and Shanghai AVIC (SAVIC) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) confirming a partnership to provide joint solutions to the Chinese helicopter market...
November 17, 2014
[Avionics Today 11-17-2014]  Boeing has signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with composite supplier Toray Industries to expand its current contract for the Boeing 787 Dreamliner to include the 777X wings. The long-term contract extension will take effect in 2015...
November 14, 2014
Textron AirLand Scorpion demonstration flight at the 2014 Royal International Air Tattoo. Photo: Airwolfhound (flickr) [Avionics Today 11-14-2014] The Textron AirLand Scorpion aircraft will fly with Honeywell Aerospace...
November 14, 2014
[Avionics Today 11-14-2014] ThalesRaytheonSystems has completed system testing for the National Atlantic Treaty Organization’s (NATO) Air Command and Control System (ACCS) program. The...
November 14, 2014
SmartSky 4G LTE Network rendering. Photo: Smartsky [Avionics Today 11-14-2014] Satcom Direct has been announced as the exclusive business aviation provider for the recently revealed SmartSky Networks 4G LTE-based wireless...
November 14, 2014
CAE flight simulators. Photo: CAE [Avionics Today 11-14-2014] CAE has awarded contracts for nine Full-Flight Simulators (FFSs) and a series of training devices and simulator update...
November 14, 2014
EMALS air launch system. Photo: General Atomics [Avionics Today 11-14-2014] Sixteen sailors are now officially trained to operate the Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch System (EMALS), according to a statement released by Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR). EMALS is a system still under development that aims to launch carrier-based aircraft from an aircraft catapult using a linear...
November 14, 2014
[Avionics Today 11-14-2014] Following AT&T’s recent decision to drop out of the In-Flight Connectivity (IFC) market, Gogo CEO Michael Small addressed a crowd at the Wells Fargo Technology, Media and Telecom Conference yesterday regarding Gogo’s future as well as the many barriers to entering the aircraft connectivity scene. AT&T, which announced its entry into the IFC sector in March of...
November 13, 2014
[Avionics Today 11-13-2014] Over the next two decades, China will become the world's largest air passenger market, according to the International Air Transport Association (IATA), who projects the country will surpass the United States by adding 16.9 billion new passengers. To accommodate for that massive growth in the number of aircraft flying into and out of China, the Civil Aviation Authority of China...
November 13, 2014
[Avionics Today 11-13-2014] AT&T has decided to drop its future plans for an Air-to-Ground (ATG) 4G aircraft connectivity network that was first announced in April. At the time, the telecommunications provider had announced Honeywell Aerospace as the exclusive supplier of its aircraft hardware for the network.    Going forward...
November 13, 2014
[Avionics Today 11-13-2014] The recently resurrected General Aviation (GA) airframe manufacturer Mooney announced at Airshow China that it is currently working on a line of two-seater aircraft, the M10 series. The announcement was made by Mooney International, the new global wing of Mooney, which was first introduced during the 2014 Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) AirVenture show.   Mooney...
November 13, 2014
Embraer jets. Photo: Embraer [Avionics Today 11-13-2014] Embraer Commercial Aviation forecasts that airlines in Latin America will take delivery of 700 new jets in the 70 to 130-seat segment over the next 20 years, representing 11 percent of the worldwide demand for jets of this size by 2033. It is estimated that 63...
November 13, 2014
Inside air traffic control. Photo: NATS [Avionics Today 11-13-2014] NATS October traffic report details a buoyant increase in air traffic for the month. The Air Traffic Control (ATC) service provider handled...
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