Tag: Avionics

Eve names eVTOL Avionics, Flight Controls and Thermal Management System Suppliers

Eve Air Mobility named three new suppliers for its electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft. Garmin, will supply the avionics for the aircraft while Liebherr-Aerospace will supply the flight controls actuators. Intergalactic will provide the thermal management system. “We are looki...

West Star Aviation Promotes Sean McCracken to Avionics Team Lead (GJT)

West Star is pleased to announce the promotion of Sean McCracken to Avionics Team Lead at their Grand Junction, CO (GJT) facility. Sean started at West Star in 2012 in the paint department, moving into the avionics department approximately four years ago. Sean can also be found working at the ...

Duncan Aviation’s Jesse Titterington Named Avionics Manager in Utah

Duncan Aviation has announced that long-time team member Jesse Titterington has accepted the position of Production Manager of Avionics Install at the company’s full-service facility in Provo, Utah. Titterington joined the Duncan Aviation team in 2006 on the avionics line at the company’s fac...

Airplus to distribute Hensoldt’s new lightweight crash recorders

Maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) provider Airplus Maintenance GmbH has agreed a deal to distribute avionics company Hensoldt’s new lightweight crash recorders (LCRs). The LCR100 and LCR200 units, which combine voice, data and image together in a one kilogram device, capture data includin...

Elliott Aviation gains FAA approval for update on its Citation avionics upgrade

The FAA has approved Elliott Aviation’s supplemental type certificate (STC) for the MD302 Standby Attitude Module (SAM) as part of its avionics upgrade in the Citation Excel and XLS. The STC allows for installation of the Mid-Continent Instruments and Avionics unit in both Garmin G5000 and Hon...

Senior Honeywell executive Esposito to leave company

Carl Esposito, a senior executive at Honeywell Aerospace, is leaving the company to join Lear Corporation, a seating and electrical systems manufacturer in the automotive industry. The move brings to a close Esposito’s near 30-year long career with Honeywell, most recently as the president of ...

Synerjet named as authorised dealer by Honeywell

Honeywell have awarded authorised dealer status to Brazilian Pilatus distributor Synerjet at the Latin American Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (LABACE) 2019. The avionics company’s partnership with Synerjet, which sells Honeywell electronics for Pilatus PC-12s and other platform...

Avionics sales rise by 14 per cent in first half of 2019

The Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA), which represents some 1,300 member companies in the avionics industry, has reported a surge in business and general aviation aircraft electronics sales of 14 per cent year-over-year. The growth In sales brings the total revenue generated by the industr...

Trig Avionics approves Mid-Continent as North American dealer

Aircraft electronics company Mid-Continent Instruments and Avionics has announced it is now an approved dealer for Trig Avionics, the UK-based aircraft electronics manufacturer. The Wichita-based Mid-Continent is also the only authorised service centre for Trig Avionics in North America, a partn...

StandardAero completes first Honeywell cockpit installation for Learjet 45

Maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) provider StandardAero has announced its first successful modification of a U.S.-registered Bombardier Learjet 45 cockpit. The Scottsdale, Arizona-based MRO company completed the upgrade with the installation of a Honeywell Primus Elite cockpit, which receiv...

Honeywell acquires autopilot specialist TruTrak

Aerospace system manufacturer Honeywell has announced its acquisition of privately held TruTrak Flight Systems, which specialises in autopilots for light-sport aircraft. Honeywell will incorporate the business into their BendixKing division, delivering technology to the experimental and general ...

Flexjet upgrades FOQA program using GE Aviation data services

Private aviation provider Flexjet has announced it is upgrading its flight operations quality assurance (FOQA) program by equipping its fleet with GE Aviation data services. The Ohio-based company aims to install quick access recorders (QARs), with built-in cellular data services from GE joint-v...

Duncan Aviation welcomes avionics department manager for Battle Creek facility 

Duncan Aviation recently welcomed new manager of avionics installation and line services department, Mark Kahle, to its full-service facility in Battle Creek, Michigan. When Mr Kahle started at Duncan Aviation in 1998, he served as a wiring apprentice in the installation department, transitioning t...

Universal Avionics receives TSOA for InSight™ Touchscreen Control

Universal Avionics (UA) has received FAA Technical Standard Order (TSO) authorization for the company’s new touchscreen EFIS Control Display Unit (ECDU) for the InSight Display System. Designed for efficiency, the Touch ECDU provides fast, easy access of InSight user control and input. The STC is...

Duncan Aviation secures Davis to manage Dallas avionics facility

Duncan Aviation is pleased to announce that Bryan Davis has accepted the position of Manager of the Dallas, Texas, Satellite Avionics facilities. Opened by Kent Beal on September 11, 1988, Davis will be only the second manager of the Dallas Satellite in its 29-year history. In a bit of symetry, B...

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