PilotVision, which clips on to a pilot headset, provides “unmatched situational awareness via high brightness symbology over a very large 62° field of view, with almost zero peripheral obscuration,” company officials explained.[Read more…]
FAA officials remind general aviation pilots who reserved a $500 rebate to install ADS-B in their aircraft that they have just 90 days from the time the reservation was made to install the new avionics.
If the equipment isn’t installed by that deadline, their rebate will expire and be made available to other aircraft owners.[Read more…]
Garmin has added another five aircraft to the list eligible for its G1000 NXi integrated flight deck upgrade.
Aircraft equipped with a WAAS G1000 integrated flight deck that are now eligible for the G1000 NXi include the Cessna 172 R/S, Cessna 182T, Cessna 206H, Beechcraft Bonanza G36, and Beechcraft Baron G58.[Read more…]
Aspen Avionics has received an FAA Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) on its line of Evolution MAX primary and multi-function displays.
“With redesigned electronics and new glass, the Evolution MAX series displays offer a bolder and brighter display with higher reliability and several customer-requested functions, such as font and window enlargement and increased processing speeds, all while retaining Aspen’s unique form factor design that keeps installation costs down,” company officials said in a prepared release.[Read more…]
Published annually by the Aircraft Electronics Association, the 2019-2020 edition of the AEA Pilot’s Guide will be unveiled with free distribution at the Experimental Aircraft Association’s AirVenture Oshkosh in Wisconsin, July 22-28.
This year marks the 17th annual edition of the AEA Pilot’s Guide, a consumer directory with educational articles, timely information, and data about the ever-changing world of avionics technologies.[Read more…]
Garmin has expanded the engine monitoring capability on the G600 TXi/G500 TXi and Engine Indication System (EIS) TXi flight displays to include single-engine turboprop aircraft.
Pratt & Whitney PT6A turboprop engine display compatibility is initially available for several popular aircraft models, including the Cessna 208/208B, Daher TBM 700/TBM 850, and the Piper PA46-310P/350P JetPROP.[Read more…]