Aviation Safety Advocate Encourages Training For In-flight Lithium Battery Fires

Aviation Safety Advocate Encourages Training For In-flight Lithium Battery Fires

An aviation safety advocate is encouraging regulators to require more training for business aviation flight crews over concerns about in-flight lithium battery fires.  John M. Cox, chief executive of the Washington, D.C., consulting firm Safety Operating Systems, underlined the need for more training at business aviation’s premier event last week in Orlando, Fla. “This is a…

Textron Aviation Announced Key Suppliers at NBAA 2016

Textron Aviation Announces Citation Hemisphere Suppliers at NBAA 2016

Textron Aviation announced key suppliers for its new $35-million Citation Hemisphere at NBAA 2016 in Orlando, Fla. The Safran Silvercrest engine has been selected to power the new large-cabin business jet, which is expected to log its first flight in 2019. The Hemisphere cockpit will feature Honeywell’s Primus Epic integrated avionics package, with full fly-by-wire…

Textron Aviation Announced Key Suppliers at NBAA 2016

Textron Aviation Announces Citation Hemisphere Suppliers at NBAA 2016

Textron Aviation announced key suppliers for its new $35-million Citation Hemisphere at NBAA 2016 in Orlando, Fla. The Safran Silvercrest engine has been selected to power the new large-cabin business jet, which is expected to log its first flight in 2019. The Hemisphere cockpit will feature Honeywell’s Primus Epic integrated avionics package, with full fly-by-wire…

NARA Static Display at The 2016 National Business Aviation Association

NARA Static Display at The 2016 National Business Aviation Association

The National Aircraft Resale Association (NARA) announced it will host the largest single static display of business aircraft at the 2016 National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) annual Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition in Orlando, Florida. The NARA aircraft static display footprint will be NBAA’s largest hosted this year at the Orlando Executive Airport (KORL) and…

Dassault Aviation Certified on Falcon 2000S and LXS Twinjet Aircraft

Dassault Aviation Combined Vision System Certified for Falcon 2000S/LXS

Dassault Aviation’s revolutionary combined vision system—dubbed FalconEye—has been certified by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for use on the Falcon 2000S and LXS twinjet aircraft. FalconEye will also be certified soon on the new Falcon 8X ultra-long range trijet. FalconEye is the first head up display (HUD) system to blend synthetic, database-driven terrain mapping and actual thermal and low-light camera images into a single view, providing an unprecedented level of situational awareness to flight crews in all conditions of operation, day and night.

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Rockwell Collins Announced HGS-3500 Developed EVS-3000

Rockwell Collins announced that its HGS-3500, the industry’s first HGS developed the multi-spectral EVS-3000. Rockwell Collins has announced that its HGS-3500, the industry’s first head-up guidance system (HGS) developed for mid-size and light business aircraft and multi-spectral EVS-3000 enhanced vision system have been certified for the Embraer Legacy 450 and Legacy 500 executive jets—the first…