Friday, February 19, 2016
Transportation Partners Inks Major Avionics Contract with Rockwell Collins
|Representatives from Rockwell Collins and Transportation Partners held a signing ceremony at the Singapore Airshow 2016 to celebrate the award. Photo: Rockwell Collins|
[Avionics Today 02-19-2016] Transportation Partners, an integrated aviation services company based in Singapore and Dublin specializing in tailored leasing solutions, has selected Rockwell Collins’ suite of its avionics for 201 Boeing 737 MAX and options for 29 Next-Generation Boeing 737 aircraft. The avionics contract includes MultiScan ThreatTrack weather radar, GLU-925 Multi-Mode Receiver (MMR), and Traffic Alert and Collision Avoidance (TCAS II) traffic computer TTR-2100, ADF-900 Automatic Direction Finder, DME-2100 Distance Measuring Equipment, VHF-2100 Transceiver, HFS-900D Radio, TPR-901 Mode S Transponder, and VOR-900 Omnidirectional Radio. Rockwell Collins will begin deliveries in early 2017.
“As air traffic increases in the Asia-Pacific region, having advanced and reliable systems for detecting weather threats, precision navigation, and aircraft avoidance will become even more critical,” said Jim Walker, vice president and managing director of the Asia Pacific for Rockwell Collins.