Sandel Avionics wins Innovation Award

Posted on July 9th, 2013 by

VISTA, Calif. — Sandel Avionics has received the 2013 Innovation Award from the San Diego Business Journal in the Technology category. Continue Reading →

King Air avionics retrofit package now available

Posted on July 8th, 2013 by

Kitchener, Ontario, Canada — Kitchener Aero Avionics (KAAV) now has available a complete digital cockpit upgrade for the KingAir 200. Continue Reading →

Workshop addresses cost barriers to avionics certification

Posted on July 2nd, 2013 by

In cooperation with the FAA, the Aircraft Electronics Association played host to more than 50 attendees at lasat week’s AML-STC Avionics Product Certification Workshop, which took place June 25-26 in the Dan Derby Center for Professional Development at the AEA’s... Continue Reading →


Avidyne autopilot certified in Cirrus aircraft with Evolution Pro PFD

Posted on July 2nd, 2013 by

Avidyne Corp. has received a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) from the FAA for the installation of its DFC90 Digital Autopilot in Cirrus SR20 and SR22 aircraft when interfaced with the Evolution Pro Primary Flight Display (EFD1000 Pro PFD) from Aspen... Continue Reading →


AvMap powers Max-Viz EVS display in rebuilt Super Cub

Posted on June 30th, 2013 by

ANCHORAGE – “It’s all about getting home safely,” said Carey Foster, owner of One Sky Aviation. “Not about launching into bad weather.” In the process of re-building his 180-horsepower Super Cub, with an Airframes Alaska widebody, Carey is adding a... Continue Reading →

Update to NextGen Implementation Plan includes GA for first time

Posted on June 27th, 2013 by

On June 19, the FAA published its 2013 update to the NextGen Implementation Plan, and it includes an entire section devoted to general aviation for the first time. Continue Reading →

Dual Electronics integrates with GRT Avionics system

Posted on June 18th, 2013 by

Dual Electronics reports that its XGPS170 GPS + ADS-B Receiver integrates with panel mounted EFIS systems from GRT Avionics, providing ADS-B weather (FIS-B) and traffic (TIS-B) data to Horizon HX, Horizon HXr and Sport SX systems, via USB. Continue Reading →


Xavion provides back-up after EFIS failure in flight

Posted on June 17th, 2013 by

REDMOND, Ore. — A Lancair IV-P without a functioning autopilot entered the clouds, leaving the two people on board depending on their two EFIS displays for aircraft control. Both EFIS displays suddenly went blank, giving new meaning to the term... Continue Reading →

Dual Electronics now compatible with AOPA FlyQ

Posted on June 17th, 2013 by

Dual Electronics’ XGPS170 GPS + ADS-B Receiver for Apple and Android devices is now compatible with the AOPA FlyQ EFB app. Continue Reading →

Avionics sales top $1.7 billion in first quarter

Posted on June 5th, 2013 by

In the first three months of 2013, total worldwide avionics sales amounted to $1,706,006,894.49, or more than $1.7 billion, as reported by the 20 aviation electronics manufacturers participating in the first quarterly Avionics Market Report from the Aircraft Electronics Association. Continue Reading →