Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Duncan Awarded Aircell Wi-Fi STC
Duncan Aviation, based in Lincoln, Neb., has installed and certified Aircell Broadband with in-flight Wi-Fi in a Learjet 45 and Challenger 600-2B16, including the 601-3A/601-3R/604 variants, via three supplemental type certificates (STC).
“We’ve completed these installations and certifications in our major service locations in Lincoln, Neb., and Battle Creek, Mich., as well as our satellite avionics locations,” said Duncan Aviation’s Manager of Certification Programs, Shawn Carraher. “Working with our ODA allows a great deal of flexibility for our customers, allowing us to give them the upgrade they need in a location that is convenient to their operation.”
Duncan Aviation 12 STCs for in-flight Internet with Wi-Fi. The STCs were completed by the Duncan Aviation Engineering Team under Duncan Aviation’s Organization Designation Authorization (ODA), which includes STC, Major Repair and Alterations (MRA) and Parts Manufacturing Approval (PMA) authority. Duncan Aviation holds STCs for in-flight Wi-Fi for the following models: Hawker 800A, 800XP, 850XP, 900XP, the Falcon 2000, 2000EX, 2000EX EASy and 900EX, 900EX EASy, the Citation 680, 750, the Challenger 300, 601-3A/R, 604, 605, Lear 45, Embraer Legacy 600, 650 and the Gulfstream GIV, GV.