New Autopilot and ADS-B From BendixKing
BendixKing says it’s back in the digital autopilot market with the KFC AeroCruze 230, a clean-sheet product designed to match the form factor of the popular KFC 150, 200 and 250 systems. The new AP features a touchscreen interface and uses existing servo brackets and wiring to cut installation time and cost.
Trig’s New ADS-B Express Lane Service: Fast and Affordable ADS-B
ADS-B experts Trig Avionics are rolling out a new Express Lane service for aircraft owners. This new opportunity provides one of the fastest and most cost-effective ways to become ADS-B Out compliant, by using a TT31 transponder.
With the right avionics, Trig Express Lane dealers can now install a 2020 solution in as little as 5-8 hours, three times faster than many competitors. Trig’s online Express Lane web page allows pilots to check their configuration and find a participating dealer offering this new rapid service at www.trigavionics/support/expresslane/.
FreeFlight Systems Partners with Avidyne to Provide ADSB IN with IFD Series
NextGen avionics leader FreeFlight Systems announced today that the company will provide their certified RANGR ADS-B receivers to Avidyne customers. Avidyne will bundle an IFD system and an ADS-B Out-capable Mode S transponder with FreeFlight Systems RANGR-RX ADS-B receiver to offer a complete ADS-B solution. By combining the strength and reliability of the Avidyne series of Mode S transponders with FreeFlight Systems RANGR-RX ADS-B receiver, this avionics package will provide general aviation aircraft a complete and cost-effective way to equip with ADSB In and Out for the upcoming January 1, 2020, mandate.
Aspen Avionics Unveils Evolution E5 Dual Electronic Flight Instrument
Las Vegas, NV, Aircraft Electronics Association, March 26, 2018:
Aspen Avionics introduced the Evolution E5 Dual Electronic Flight Instrument (EFI) at the AEA Convention in Las Vegas. The STD’d, non-TSO Evolution E5 consolidates attitude indicator plus DG/CDI into a single display with a rechargeable backup battery. It also includes Global Positioning System Steering (GPSS), air data computer, and attitude heading reference system (ADAHRS) for only $4,995.