April 3, 2014
Dassault Falcon 50EX, Falcon 2000 and Falcon 2000EX aircraft currently equipped with Rockwell Collins avionics and flight management system now have an upgrade path for Future Airspace Navigation System (FANS) 1/A capability. The enhancements will be available from Rockwell Collins in 2015.
April 2, 2014
Rockwell Collins has entered into a long-term agreement with Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) to expand manufacturing of the optical assemblies for the Electro-Optical Distributed Aperture System (DAS) on the Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) F-35 aircraft. Rockwell Collins is qualifying its facility in Melbourne, Australia, to produce these assemblies. This is in addition to manufacturing that is already occurring at the company’s facility in Carlsbad, Calif.
March 26, 2014
Rockwell Collins recently completed its first delivery of Pro Line Fusion® software updates for the Brazilian Air Force’s KC-390 program. This delivery marks the first Rockwell Collins delivery of this cutting edge civil aviation product modified for a military application.
February 25, 2014
Rockwell Collins has been selected by the U.S. Coast Guard to provide the MH-65E Radar Sensor System (RSS) for 102 MH-65E aircraft. Rockwell Collins’ RTA-4114 MultiScanTM Weather Radar with enhanced ground/shoreline mapping and a new maritime surface search mode will provide the USCG with a light weight, flexible, and supportable solution.
February 25, 2014
The Rockwell Collins Cockpit Display System has successfully passed the European Aviation Safety Agency’s Civil Certification Audit onboard the AgustaWestland AW189 helicopter. This critical milestone enables final EASA approval of the aircraft’s advanced cockpit, which includes the first two products of the HeliSure family – Helicopter Synthetic Vision System (H-SVS) and Helicopter Terrain Awareness and Warning System (H-TAWS) – to receive certification.
February 18, 2014
At Heli-Expo 2014, the world’s largest helicopter trade show and exhibition, Rockwell Collins will be featuring its HeliSure family of technologies, along with its ProLine Fusion® integrated avionics.
February 13, 2014
Rockwell Collins today announced that China Eastern Airlines has selected a comprehensive suite of its communication, navigation and surveillance avionics and SATCOM for 80 new aircraft, including 60 Airbus A320s and 20 Boeing 777s.
February 12, 2014
AirAsia has selected a comprehensive suite of Rockwell Collins communication, navigation and surveillance systems, including MultiScan ThreatTrack™ weather radar and GLU-925 Multi-Mode Receiver (MMR), for 36 new Airbus A320s.
February 11, 2014
Singapore-based SilkAir, the regional wing of Singapore Airlines, has selected a comprehensive Rockwell Collins avionics package, including the new MultiScan ThreatTrack™ weather radar, for 23 Next-Generation Boeing 737s.
February 4, 2014
Rockwell Collins today unveiled its new MultiScan ThreatTrack™ weather radar, which provides unprecedented atmospheric threat assessment capabilities for air transport aircraft. The company will be showcasing the new system at next week’s Singapore Airshow.