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Leonardo to provide pre-flight simulation of radar threats for UK’s new A400M

The company will supply equipment and training to the UK Royal Air Force to validate the A400M transport aircraft’s complex defensive aids suite (DAS) prior to use on real operations Leonardo’s ‘capability assurance’ closes the gap between confirmation of DAS functionality by the built-in-test-equipment (BITE) and verification of installed performance Leonardo’s UK-designed and built capability… Read More ›

Thomas Cook Airlines Scandinavia Chooses Honeywell Software To Improve Fuel Efficiency

Thomas Cook Airlines Scandinavia has chosen Honeywell’s (NYSE: HON) GoDirect Fuel Efficiency software to boost fuel efficiency and reduce emissions. The Honeywell GoDirect solution, one of more than 50 flight support, connectivity and maintenance services offered by the company – provides a full range of data analysis, reporting and monitoring tools to help the Copenhagen-based… Read More ›

Korea Airports Corporation selects Rockwell Collins passenger processing solution for 14 airports

All of South Korea’s domestic airports now using Rockwell Collins’ ARINC vMUSE™ platform Korea Airports Corporation (KAC) has selected Rockwell Collins’ ARINC vMUSE™ common use passenger processing solution (CUPPS) for 14 South Korean airports nationwide. In 2016, KAC airports handled 62 million passengers traveling on approximately 380 thousand domestic flights. The South Korean aviation industry… Read More ›

Rockwell Collins to bring Coalescence™ mixed reality training system to ITEC 2017

Next week at ITEC 2017, Rockwell Collins, a leading provider and integrator of comprehensive simulation and training solutions, will demonstrate high-end visual solutions defining its position as the number one fast jet visual system provider in the world, in addition to Coalescence™, a mixed-reality training system for air, land and sea domains. “Coalescence is the… Read More ›

COMAC’s C919 takes first flight with Rockwell Collins avionics

Company’s surveillance, navigation and communications featured on first Chinese commercial “trunk liner” Program success a direct result of joint venture collaboration Last week, the Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China’s (COMAC) C919 took its first flight, equipped with Rockwell Collins’ communication and navigation solutions, and Integrated Surveillance System (ISS) for the flight deck. “The C919’s maiden… Read More ›

Rockwell Collins delivers first Iridium® SATCOM units for Boeing 737 MAX

Only approved Iridium SATCOM solution for Boeing platforms Solution provides reliable, long-range communications and safety services data link capability with true global coverage Rockwell Collins has delivered its first Iridium® ICS-300 SATCOM units to Boeing for its 737 MAX aircraft. Available as a production line option and the only approved Iridium SATCOM solution on Boeing… Read More ›

ockwell Collins to feature open system avionics, FACE apps, communication and navigation technology at AAAA 2017

Rockwell Collins, a leader in Army avionics, will participate in AAAA 2017 on Apr. 26-27, at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel & Convention Center in Nashville, Tennessee. The company will showcase its full suite of open architecture flight and mission avionics systems, secure digital communications, and assured positioning capabilities. “Rockwell Collins has served as a trusted… Read More ›

Honeywell To Modernize 21 FAA Buildings, Boosting Operating Efficiency And Sustainability

Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced a facility infrastructure modernization project at 21 Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)-operated facilities across the United States. The project will create 95 related jobs over the course of the program and is expected to help the FAA reduce the energy use in those facilities by nearly 10 percent. The project will… Read More ›

ockwell Collins at Aircraft Interiors 2017: Delivering a connected, curb-to-curb experience for passengers

Rockwell Collins will be showcasing its powerful suite of broadband connectivity and wireless cabin solutions at this year’s Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg, Germany, April 4-6. The exhibit will feature demonstrations of the company’s wireless in-flight entertainment (IFE) and connectivity products that are transforming the passenger experience and bringing greater value to airlines. “We’re enabling… Read More ›


Leonardo is a global high-tech company and one of the key players in Aerospace, Defence and Security. Headquartered in Italy, Leonardo has about 47,000 employees. With its offices and industrial plants, the Company is present in 218 sites worldwide, with a significant industrial presence in four domestic markets (Italy, the UK, the U.S. and Poland)… Read More ›

Rockwell Collins offers Pro Line FusionⓇ for LATR platforms

Solution features open architecture and integrated avionics Pro Line Fusion proven, enters new mission area To collaborate on ITAR-free joint development mission system ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (Feb. 20, 2017) – The flexible and modular Rockwell Collins Pro Line Fusion® integrated avionics system as well as the mission system are now available for Light… Read More ›

Honeywell Ignites STEM Interest Through Interactive Space Camp Experience For 320 Students

Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced that 320 students from 45 countries and 27 U.S. states and territories will attend the Honeywell Leadership Challenge Academy this year. As part of the leadership program, Honeywell will host students for two consecutive, weeklong programs, Feb. 25 through March 10, 2017, at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center (USSRC)… Read More ›

India’s Jet Airways Joins Growing List Of Airlines Adopting Honeywell’s Flight Efficiency Services

Honeywell (NYSE: HON) has been selected by India‘s Jet Airways to provide its GoDirect Fuel Efficiency software, a part of the GoDirect Flight Services family of Connected Aircraft technologies, to reduce fuel use and costs for the airline. The offering provides a full range of data analysis, reporting and monitoring tools for enhanced fuel conservation…. Read More ›

Honeywell Lights Way For Singapore Airport Expansion.

Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced a multi-million dollar, multi-year contract to implement a new airfield ground lighting control and monitoring system at Singapore Changi Airport, Southeast Asia‘s busiest hub and one of the most frequented airports in the world. The Honeywell system will play a critical role in helping Changi Airport safely and efficiently accommodate… Read More ›

Rockwell Collins to demonstrate advances in defense avionics and communications solutions at Aero India 2017

Next week at Aero India 2017, Rockwell Collins will spotlight enhanced situational awareness aerial systems, modernized flight decks, perimeter surveillance systems and cross-domain communications capabilities. “Over the past decade, Rockwell Collins has demonstrated its commitment to India by growing our presence to better serve our customers in the region and establishing strategic partnerships,” said Sonny… Read More ›

U.S. Air Force, Lockheed Martin Prepare for Jan. 19 Launch of Next SBIRS Missile Warning Satellite

Once launched, the Bay Area-built satellite will track and deliver infrared data critical to early missile warning and defense The U.S. Air Force and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will launch the next Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS) satellite on Jan. 19 aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket. The launch window is between 7:46… Read More ›

Lockheed Martin’s Latest Electronic Warfare System for Helicopters to Safeguard U.S. Navy Against Anti-Ship Missile Threats

Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] will build on its 45-year legacy of integrated electronic warfare system success under a newly awarded U.S. Navy development contract to provide MH-60 helicopters with enhanced electronic warfare surveillance and countermeasure capabilities against anti-ship missile (ASM) threats. Lockheed Martin’s Advanced Off-Board Electronic Warfare (AOEW) Active Mission Payload (AMP) AN/ALQ-248 system, is… Read More ›

Rockwell Collins expands airport passenger processing offering with acquisition of Pulse.Aero

Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) has acquired Pulse.Aero Limited, a UK-based company specializing in self-service bag drop solutions and airline applications, to enhance the company’s passenger processing services for airports and airlines. This acquisition further expands Rockwell Collins’ Information Management Services strategy to enable the connected aviation ecosystem. “As passengers seek to take more control of… Read More ›

Defense Information System Agency/Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization awards flight services contract to Rockwell Collins

Services will enable U.S. government aircraft to utilize efficient air traffic control routing to reduce mission time and fuel costs. The Defense Information System Agency (DISA)/Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization (DITCO) has awarded a Data Link Service Provider (DSP) 4 contract to Rockwell Collins. The DSP 4 contract, with options, represents a potential five year… Read More ›

Cobham search and rescue jet takes off for AMSA

Cobham launches first CL-604 jet aircraft to provide a search and rescue service over land and sea. The world’s most technologically advanced civil search-and-rescue aircraft was launched today by Cobham for the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA). The first of four specially-modified Bombardier Challenger CL-604 aircraft commences operations today on the first day of Cobham’s… Read More ›

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