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June 19, 2015
[Avionics Today 06-19-2015] The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR) has awarded a maximum potential $478 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to Data Link Solutions (DLS), a joint venture between BAE Systems and Rockwell Collins, for the production of Multifunctional Information Distribution System...
June 19, 2015
Air Caraibes A350 XWB rendering. Photo: Airbus [Avionics Today 06-19-2015] Air Caraibes has selected Thales to supply the Avant In-Flight Entertainment and Connectivity (IFEC) solutions for their new fleet of six A350 XWB aircraft. Air Caraibes...
June 19, 2015
Diagram of NextGen. Photo: FAA [Avionics Today 06-19-2015] The FAA and the European Union (EU) have announced their intention to extend and expand their cooperative work toward providing seamless air traffic services for aircraft flying between the United States and Europe. FAA Administrator Michael Huerta and the European Commission’s Director General for Mobility and Transport, Joao Aguiar Machado...
June 19, 2015
Rotorcraft produced by Russian Helicopters are actively involved in fire-fighting operations in Spain, Portugal and other countries within Europe. The multirole Ka-32A11BC is capable of reaching the scene of the blaze in record time and delivering about 5 tonnes of water to extinguish a fire.   Photo courtesy of Russian Helicopters The season of...
June 19, 2015
[Avionics Today 06-19-2015] Boeing officially opened its new research and technology facility in Alabama. The Boeing Research & Technology-Alabama (BR&T-Alabama) center will serve as the company's hub for collaborative technology development with academic institutions and research partners in analytics and simulation in the southeast United States. The facility's...
June 18, 2015
Mexican operator Transportes Aéreos Pegaso has established a framework agreement to acquire 10 H145s, becoming the initial Latin American customer for this latest member of Airbus Helicopters’ four-ton-class twin-engine rotorcraft product range...
June 18, 2015
Bell Helicopter announced today the signature of a Memorandum of Understanding with Prague-based service and support provider LOM PRAHA for discussions on collaboration involving reassembly, customization and maintenance of Bell Helicopter military aircraft. To see images of the signing ceremony in Prague, please follow this link. Founded by the Czech Ministry of Defense in 1915, LOM PRAHA provides...
June 18, 2015
Airbus Helicopters, Vector Aerospace and Rockwell Collins have entered into an agreement to jointly develop and market the Pro Line Fusion integrated avionics solution to upgrade Airbus Helicopters platforms. The first platforms targeted for the upgrades will be AS332 / 532 MK1 helicopters, with the first implementation expected in the summer of 2016. Featuring...
June 18, 2015
[Avionics Today 06-18-2015] FAA Deputy Administrator Michael Whitaker told lawmakers Wednesday that the long awaited federal rule regulating the commercial operation of small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) will be published by June 2016. Whitaker was pressed about the agency's delays in releasing the rule during a hearing before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, which also featured...
June 18, 2015
Global Hawk UAS. Photo: NASA [Avionics Today 06-18-2015] Northrop Grumman successfully flew a new Open Mission Systems (OMS) architecture on a NASA Global Hawk Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS), demonstrating the ability to rapidly and affordably adapt new capabilities onto unmanned aircraft. The new architecture implementation flight took...
June 18, 2015
An artist's concept of the JSTARS Recap business jet platform proposed by the Lockheed Martin-led team with Raytheon and Bombardier. Photo: Lockheed Martin [Avionics Today 06-18-2015] Raytheon and Bombardier have teamed with Lockheed Martin to deliver what they describe as a low-risk, affordable solution for the United States Air...
June 18, 2015
SITA OnAir FlightTracker combines all available tracking sources to provide positioning. Photo: SITA OnAir [Avionics Today 06-18-2015] Singapore Airlines, Royal Brunei and Norwegian Air Shuttle are the latest carriers to sign-up for SITA OnAir’s Aircom FlightTracker for aircraft tracking. The product uses existing equipment and re-purposes Air Traffic...
June 18, 2015
The ES2 conference brought together representatives from ANSPs to share experience to enhance Safety Management Systems (SMS). Photo: Eurocontrol [Avionics Today 06-18-2015] Chief executive officers, safety directors and safety managers representing 30 European Air Navigation Service Providers (ANSPs) met in Split, Croatia, earlier this week for the biennial ANSP CEOs’ Safety Conference. The...
June 17, 2015
Interest in the Unmanned K-MAX as a firefighting tool may have played into Kaman Corp's decision to restart production of the base, counter-rotating-rotor helicopter. Kaman's Aerosystems division and Lockheed Martin have been talking with the U.S. Interior Department since early 2014, when the department first...
June 17, 2015
Germany's Bavarian State Police force is benefiting from a new retrofit package offered by Airbus Helicopters, in which the force's previously-built EC135 helicopters are upgraded to the newest performance, handling and safety standards of...
June 17, 2015
During the Paris Air Show, Turbomeca (Safran) is celebrating a major achievement: 100 million hours flown by its engine range. A Turbomeca-powered helicopter takes off every nine seconds, somewhere in the world...
June 17, 2015
Airbus ProSky’s AirFlight. Photo: Airbus [Avionics Today 06-17-2015] Ahead of the 2016 International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) requirement for flight tracking, Airbus ProSky, the Air Traffic Management (ATM) subsidiary of Airbus, is partnering with flight-tracking company Flightradar24. Airbus ProSky will use Flightradar24’s aircraft positional data along with other aircraft data and...
June 17, 2015
L-39NG aircraft. Photo: Draken International [Avionics Today 06-17-2015] Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) company Draken International, has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) to upgrade six L-39 aircraft to the...
June 17, 2015
Alpha Star is the ACJ319 launch customer. Photo: Airbus [Avionics Today 06-17-2015] Riyadh-based Alpha Star, a Middle Eastern “Very, Very Important People (VVIP)” charter operator, has become the first to announce a commitment for an Airbus ACJ319neo. Delivery...
June 17, 2015
Boeing Business Jet Max 9 in flight. Photo: Boeing [Avionics Today 06-17-2015] Boeing Business Jets announced the sale of the first BBJ MAX 9 at the 2015 Paris Airshow to an undisclosed European customer...
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