American Champion adds EVS option

Forward Vision’s EVS-100 enhanced vision system is now available as an option on the entire line of American Champion Aircraft.

The system, which allows pilots to “see” at night and in limited visibility conditions, will be especially helpful for American Champion owners, who use the planes in backcountry operations, fish and wildlife patrol, fire-spotting, and other special-use flights, company officials said.

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RotorWay adds EVS to copters

RotorWay International now makes the Forward Vision EVS-100, powered by Max-Viz, available on its line of kit helicopters.

The Forward Vision EVS-100, specifically designed for general aviation, utilizes a Long Wave Infrared detector that is sunlight safe.

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STC for Cirrus EVS awarded

Forward Vision has been awarded an STC for installation of its EVS-100 infrared sensor on Cirrus SR20s and SR22s.

Forward Vision is working with One Sky Aviation on the Enhanced Vision System for Cirrus aircraft already flying. In new models, the EVS is part of the new Perspective glass cockpit.

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