ASTRONAUTICS’ UPGRADED EFB SYSTEM DELIVERED TO BOEING FOR 787 DREAMLINER

Performance Enhancements and Latest Operating System Increase Speed, Storage, and Long-term Support MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN, June 5, 2018 – Astronautics Corporation of America has begun shipping its upgraded electronic flight bag (EFB) system to Boeing for all future production 787 Dreamliner airplanes. The new Block Point Five (BP5) electronics unit (EU) is a form/fit replacement for Astronautics’ [...]

By | 2018-06-05T13:16:40+00:00 June 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|

ASTRONAUTICS ACHIEVING HARDWARE MILESTONE FOR ITS CONNECTIVITY SOLUTION

Forward-fit, secure, air-ground communications system will enable complete connectivity LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, February 27, 2018 – Astronautics Corporation of America recently began testing the first engineering units of its new air-ground communications system (AGCS). AGCS is a secure connectivity solution that Astronautics is providing to Airbus Helicopters. Astronautics’ AGCS will provide: Secure protection of critical avionics [...]

By | 2018-06-14T01:40:42+00:00 February 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|

ASTRONAUTICS UPGRADES MFDS SOFTWARE FOR AB-212

Software upgrades to Astronautics' multifunction display system will enhance crew safety and situational awareness LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, February 27, 2018 – Astronautics Corporation of America is completing a software update to its multifunction display system (MFDS) for customer SENER, a multinational engineering and technology group, and Babcock MCS España (formerly INAER) on the Spanish Navy’s AB-212 [...]

By | 2018-06-14T01:40:42+00:00 February 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|

ASTRONAUTICS MFDS ONBOARD FIFTH UPGRADED AB-212 DELIVERED TO SPANISH NAVY

Astronautics' multifunction display system an important part of SENER-Babcock MCS España's upgraded avionics for the Agusta Bell 212 helicopter LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, February 27, 2018 – Astronautics Corporation of America’s multifunction display system (MFDS) was onboard as the fifth of seven upgraded Agusta Bell 212s (AB-212) was delivered to the Spanish Ministry of Defence. The AB-212 [...]

By | 2018-02-26T10:27:56+00:00 February 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|

ROADRUNNER™ ELECTRONIC FLIGHT INSTRUMENT PREPARES FOR MORE CUSTOMER DEMOS

RoadRunner EFI on display at Astronautics, Eagle Copters Limited, and StandardAero's HAI HELI-EXPO booths LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, February 27, 2018 – Astronautics Corporation of America’s RoadRunner electronic flight instrument (EFI), AFI 4700, has been installed, flown, and demonstrated on a variety of helicopter platforms—including Bell 212, Bell 214ST, and AW109—validating its ease of installation and integration [...]

By | 2018-06-14T01:40:42+00:00 February 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|

ASTRONAUTICS WINS CYBERSECURITY CONTRACT

A second contract awarded to Astronautics from the FAA MILWAUKEE, WI, November 10, 2017 – Astronautics Corporation of America has agreed to a contract modification with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to continue to the next phase of the FAA’s Aircraft Systems Information Security/Protection (ASISP) program. Astronautics successfully completed Phase 1A in June 2017; which focused on [...]

By | 2018-06-14T01:40:42+00:00 November 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|

ASTRONAUTICS CONTINUES TO GROW PHOENIX OPERATION

The company continues to increase its Arizona engineering workforce and expands its physical footprint in North Phoenix MILWAUKEE, WI, August 22, 2017 – Astronautics Corporation of America, headquartered in Milwaukee, has increased the size of its Phoenix location.   Astronautics has had a presence in Phoenix for over 10 years, and the latest expansion nearly doubles the [...]

By | 2018-06-14T01:40:42+00:00 August 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

ASTRONAUTICS ROADRUNNER™ EFI FLIES AT PARIS AIR SHOW

New electronic flight instrument completes demonstration flights in cooperation with Regourd Aviation and AEROTEC Le BOURGET, FRANCE – PARIS AIR SHOW, June 19, 2017 – Astronautics Corporation of America’s new RoadRunner electronic flight instrument (EFI)—in cooperation with Regourd Aviation and AEROTEC—is completing demonstration flights on an Agusta A109 helicopter at the Paris Air Show. The Astronautics [...]

By | 2018-06-14T01:40:42+00:00 June 19th, 2017|Uncategorized|

ASTRONAUTICS TO PROVIDE CONNECTIVITY SOLUTION FOR AIRBUS HELICOPTERS

Forward-fit communications system for multiple Airbus Helicopter platforms will enable complete digital connectivity Le BOURGET, FRANCE – PARIS AIR SHOW, June 19, 2017 – Astronautics Corporation of America announced that it will provide its newest connectivity platform, the Astronautics Air Ground Communications System (AGCS), to Airbus Helicopters as a connectivity solution for the original equipment [...]

By | 2018-06-14T01:40:43+00:00 June 19th, 2017|Uncategorized|

ASTRONAUTICS ROADRUNNER™ EFI FLOWN ON BELL 212 HELICOPTER WITH COLOMBIAN NATIONAL POLICE

New electronic flight instrument on display at the FIAC show in Bogota beginning May 25 BOGOTA, COLOMBIA, May 24, 2017 – Astronautics Corporation of America’s newest display product—the AFI 4700 RoadRunner electronic flight instrument (EFI)—flew onboard a Bell 212 helicopter yesterday during a demonstration flight with the Colombian National Police. The RoadRunner EFI will remain [...]

By | 2018-06-14T01:40:43+00:00 May 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|
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