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November 12, 2014
[Avionics Today 11-12-2014] Safran and AVIC signed, through their respective companies Snecma and SAIC, a framework agreement on the creation of a joint venture in China for the...
November 12, 2014
Model of the MA 700 aircraft. Photo: Wikipedia [Avionics Today 11-12-2014] UTC Aerospace Systems signed a letter of intent with AVIC Xi'an Aircraft...
November 12, 2014
[Avionics Today 11-12-2014] Airbus has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) type certification for the first variant of its latest commercial airliner, the A350-900 XWB. The agency's approval of the newest version of the A350 follows the type certification awarded by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) in September. In October, EASA followed its initial approval by issuing a certification...
November 11, 2014
Attendees at Rotorfest 2014. Photo by Ernie Stephens The American Helicopter Museum and Education Center (AHMEC) in West Chester, Penn. attracted a crowd of rotorcraft enthusiasts to its annual RotorFest event October 11 and 12. Young and old, industry professionals and the curious alike, endured Saturday’s drizzle and reveled in Sunday’s clear skies to enjoy the carnival-like atmosphere around...
November 11, 2014
The annual exposition and convention of the Association of the United States Army (AUSA) was staged in Washington, D.C. from Oct. 13-15, 2014, and demonstrated a more upbeat feel than last year’s sequestration blighted event. International Bureau Chief Andrew Drwiega provided photos and comments from the event. Sikorsky recently...
November 11, 2014
F-16 HUD. Photo: Elbit Systems [Avionics Today 11-11-2014] The United States Air Force (USAF) has awarded Elbit Systems of America a five-year, firm-fixed price contract valued at approximately $29 million for logistics support of the Air Force's F-16 Head-Up Display (HUD) electric module assemblies. The contract will be fulfilled by Elbit’s...
November 11, 2014
The LLWAS system. Photo: AWI [Avionics Today 11-11-2014] All Weather Inc. (AWI) has released its latest Low Level Wind Shear Alert System (LLWAS) technology, which allows pilots to safely navigate through volatile weather. The new release...
November 11, 2014
[Avionics Today 11-11-2014] The aerospace supply industry is still in the early days of a long-term boom in orders, according to industry participants at a recent suppliers summit at GE Aviation’s headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio. Suppliers, manufacturers and private equity professionals active in the aerospace industry attended the...
November 11, 2014
Artist rendering of the Lion Air A320. Photo: Airbus [Avionics Today 11-11-2014] Thales will equip Indonesian airline Lion Air’s new Airbus A320 fleet of 234...
November 11, 2014
Photo: Embraer [Avionics Today 11-11-2014] Embraer has released its 2014 third quarter results in which revenues totaled more than $1.2 billion for a year-over-year decline of 3.8 percent...
November 11, 2014
Dean Ashton has been selected by Bell Helicopter as its Customer Service Engineer to serve as a direct link between the Textron subsidiary and its growing customer base in China. The selection was announced by Bell at Airshow China in Zhuhai. Ashton has...
November 11, 2014
[Avionics Today 11-11-2014] In-flight Connectivity (IFC) service provider Gogo reported a record $104 million in 2014 third quarter revenue. According to Gogo CEO Michael Small, the company is currently focused on expanding its presence beyond North America, where it now serves more than 9,000 aircraft. The company's backlog has reached more than 1,000 aircraft requiring new connectivity installations...
November 11, 2014
The Bell Helicopter 505 Jet Ranger X completed its first flight with the Arrius 2R engine. Turbomeca, the manufacturer of the Arrius 2R engine, indicates FAA, EASA and Transport Canada engine type...
November 10, 2014
The development program for the U.S. Army’s latest Apache AH-64E attack helicopter is being planned to ensure that the aircraft will be fit for maritime operations, said Colonel Jeffrey Hager, U.S. Army attack helicopter project manager. “We need to extend the radar and broaden the bandwidth to pick up small and medium ships in various sea states,” Hager explained. He added that the main...
November 10, 2014
A team of aviation hobbyists from Canberra, Australia, has won this year’s UAV Outback Challenge, successfully delivering water to a pretend lost hiker in the Australian outback. The competition, which was launched in 2007, is designed to demonstrate potential civil applications for unmanned aerial vehicles. The competition is run by Queensland’s University of Technology and Australia’s...
November 10, 2014
 EC135 T3/P3. Photo by Charles Abarr, courtesy Airbus Helicopters The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) certified Airbus Helicopters’ new EC135 T3/P3, continuing the development history of the EC135 airframe. Following in the footsteps of the EC135 T2+/P2+, the EC135 T3/P3 sets new standards in terms of...
November 10, 2014
AgustaWestland has expanded its presence in both South East Asia and Latin America, with new helicopter contracts in both regions. The rotorcraft manufacturer announced new contracts for three AW139s with various Indonesian operators and two AW139s with Helistar de Aviacion of Colombia.      AgustaWestland, Helistar de...
November 10, 2014
[Avionics Today 11-10-2014] Saab and Sweden’s Air Navigation Service Provider (ANSP), Luftfatsverket (LFV), have teamed up to provide the world’s first remotely controlled airport via a Remote Tower System (RTS) at the Örnsköldsvik Airport in Sundsvall, Sweden. The system, which has recently received final operational approval from the Swedish Transport Agency, works with a group of...
November 10, 2014
Teradyne expands avionics data bus testing solutions through AIT acquisition. Photo: Teradyne [Avionics Today 11-10-2014] Teradyne, supplier of automatic test equipment, announced its acquisition of Avionics Interface...
November 10, 2014
F-16 Fighting Falcon in flight. Photo: Wikipedia [Avionics Today 11-10-2014] Exelis has teamed up with Airbus to provide advanced missile warning capabilities for U.S. and international F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft. Capabilities include lightweight protection against short-range air defense missiles and Man-Portable Air Defense...
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