Avionics

Avionica tapped for Inmarsat SB-S platform

June 17, 2019 0

Avionica, part of GE Aviation, has been chosen to develop a new cost-effective, lightweight terminal for Inmarsat’s SB-S aircraft operations and safety platform. The new terminal will be available next year and has been designed […]

Avionics

Europe’s EASA approves FLARM technology for helicopters

May 7, 2019 0

General Aviation collision avoidance system developer FLARM Technology has secured formal approval from the European Aviation Safety Agency to install its technology in helicopters. Already installed in over 40,000 General Aviation aircraft, helicopter operators previously […]

Avionics

FAA gives Inmarsat SB-S ops, safety comms green light

May 7, 2019 1

Inmarsat, the world leader in global mobile satellite communications, today announced that it has received final approval from the US Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) for its SB-S digital airline operations and safety platform. The FAA […]

Airlines

EASA certifies NAVBLUE A320 altimeter monitor function 

April 29, 2019 0

NAVBLUE in partnership with Airbus, Honeywell Aerospace and Lufthansa Group have secured certification for integrating Honeywell SmartLanding capabilities within their runway overrun prevention system (ROPS). Read More About ROPS Honeywell SmartLanding technology is a set […]

Avionics

T minus 13 months

November 27, 2018 1

The US ADS-B mandate is coming, an immovable deadline looming over airlines, business aviation and general aviation (GA) alike, reports Mark Boguski.  Billions of dollars are being spent to equip with certified ADS-B equipment to […]

Avionics

Tooling Up

November 27, 2018 0

Is the European Commission admission that it could allow ‘reasonable, justified’ exemptions for ADS-B retrofits an embarrassing climbdown as the 2020 deadline looms? Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast – ADS–B for short – is a […]