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January 23, 2015
IRST21, shown on the F/A-18E/F. Photo: Lockheed Martin   [Avionics Today 01-23-2015] The F/A-18 Super Hornet Infrared Search and Track (IRST) system, developed and integrated by Boeing and Lockheed Martin, received approval from the United...
January 23, 2015
[Avionics Today 01-22-2015] SITA and its wholly owned subsidiary OnAir have recently joined forces in a new business unit to help airlines harness and manage the massive amounts of data available in the connected aircraft era. The new business is looking to pull connectivity solutions throughout the entire airplane, "nose-to-tail," and help airlines understand and implement ground and in-flight...
January 23, 2015
Metro Aviation subsidiary PAC International completed the installation of a Garmin GTX-330ES extended squitter transponder system in an Airbus EC135 helicopter, and also received certification for the...
January 23, 2015
SAE International is searching for a team of rotorcraft manufacturers, operators and hoist manufacturers to serve on the newly formed...
January 22, 2015
The Wall Street Journal recently ran a story about helicopters that did not involve a crash or noise complaints. OK, it wasn’t in their print...
January 22, 2015
Med-Trans Corporation, an air ambulance provider based in Dallas, Texas, has acquired the MidAtlantic MedEvac air medical program headquartered in Philadelphia, Pa. MidAtlantic MedEvac began in 1987 as a traditional hospital based program of Hahnemann Hospital, providing emergency care for scene transports as well as inter-hospital transports. The geographical coverage area...
January 22, 2015
The MedEvac Foundation International has approved grant funding for Dr. Daniel Patterson to investigate sleep-wake patterns and real-time fatigue reduction in emergency medical service (EMS) clinicians. The medical transportation community requires that emergency care be available 24 hours per day. Shift work requires the prehospital emergency clinician to diverge from normal circadian sleep cycles and be...
January 22, 2015
Donaldson Aerospace & Defense, a division of Donaldson Company, Inc., has received an FAA Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for the only Inlet Barrier Filter (IBF) system available for the Airbus Helicopters EC130T2 helicopter. This new IBF helps prevent engine damage in all environments and is approved for year-round operations. EC130T2 operators can now benefit from reduced operating costs via...
January 22, 2015
The New York Post reports that Tim Hayes, CEO of Gotham Air, is planning to create the "Uber of Helicopters" via his newly-launched helicopter taxi service in the New York...
January 22, 2015
Saudi Arabian private jet operator NasJet aircraft. Photo: Mid-East Info [Avionics Today 01-22-2015] Jeppesen has signed a multi-year contract with leading Saudi Arabian private jet operator NasJet to provide international trip planning services. The services aim to increase the Middle East company’s operational efficiency...
January 22, 2015
Marine using eCASS system. Photo: Lockheed Martin [Avionics Today 01-22-2015] Lockheed Martin has delivered the first electronic Consolidated Automated Support System (eCASS) to the United States Navy for maximizing aircraft readiness. Sailors and marines will use eCASS to troubleshoot...
January 22, 2015
Boeing Maritime Surveillance Aircraft (MSA) test flight take off. Photo: Boeing [Avionics Today 01-22-2015] The Boeing Maritime Surveillance Aircraft (MSA) program has completed the baseline ground and flight testing of the aircraft mission systems and is ready for customer demonstration flights. The testing included...
January 22, 2015
MQ-9 UAS. Photo: U.S. Air Force [Avionics Today 01-22-2015] Exelis has received a follow-on contract from General Atomics Aeronautical Systems to continue producing and supplying the BRU-71/A ejector rack for the Predator B/MQ-9 Reaper Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)...
January 22, 2015
Garmin G1000 avionics suite. Photo: Garmin [Avionics Today 01-22-2015] Garmin announced two new rebate programs for select King Air owners and...
January 22, 2015
[Avionics Today 01-22-2015] Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) enthusiasts of all ages gathered at the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C. last night to support responsible UAV piloting alongside the Know Before You Fly campaign recently launched in conjunction with the FAA. Popular pop-rock artist Ok Go, — whose latest music video was shot in Japan using UAV aerial photography — headlined the free event...
January 21, 2015
Robinson Helicopter Company is now offering the Garmin G500H Avionics Display System and the Genesys Aerosystems HeliSAS autopilot as options on new 2015 R66 Turbine helicopters. The G500H is a combination Primary Flight Display and Multifunction Display (PFD/MFD) that provides flight instrument, moving map navigation, and situational awareness information on dual screens. Garmin’s Helicopter...
January 21, 2015
Bell Helicopter recently honored Papillon Helicopters founder Elling Halvorson with the Bell Helicopter Vertical Flight Hall of Fame Award at the 12th annual Living Legends of Aviation Awards in Beverly Hills on Jan. 16. The award recognizes individuals who have made significant contributions to the rotorcraft industry. “I’m truly honored to be awarded with the Bell Helicopter Vertical Flight...
January 21, 2015
The AS365 Dauphin rotorcraft full-flight simulator at Airbus Helicopters’ Singapore-based training center has been upgraded to provide highly realistic training in both day and night search and rescue (SAR) operations, offering pilots the unique capability to safely practice these demanding life-saving missions. The upgrade was made by Airbus Helicopters Southeast Asia at its Seletar Aerospace Park...
January 21, 2015
VivaAerobus aircraft on runway. Photo: VivaAerobus [Avionics Today 01-22-2014] Latin American low cost carrier VivaAerobus will equip its new fleet of 52 Airbus A320 aircraft with a series of data acquisition...
January 21, 2015
[Avionics Today 01-22-2014] OAG, a company that provides flight schedules and related analytics, has announced the acquisition of Boston-based real-time flight information solutions provider FlightView.  ...
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