ASTRONAUTICS’ ROADRUNNER EFI RECEIVES FAA TECHNICAL STANDARD ORDER AUTHORIZATION

RoadRunner™ electronic flight instrument provides an easy and cost-effective path to upgrade for helicopters and airplanes   MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN, May 31, 2019 – Astronautics Corporation of America has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Technical Standard Order Authorization (TSOA) for its AFI4700 RoadRunner electronic flight instrument (EFI), available for retrofit on helicopters and airplanes.  FAA Supplemental [...]

By |2019-06-13T09:13:49-05:00May 31st, 2019|Press Release|

ASTRONAUTICS COMPLETES MFDS SOFTWARE UPGRADE FOR AB-212

Completed software upgrades to Astronautics' multifunction display system enhance crew safety and situational awareness MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN, July 17, 2018 – Astronautics Corporation of America has completed its multifunction display system (MFDS) software update for customer SENER and Babcock MCS España on the Spanish Navy’s AB-212 fleet. Astronautics’ MFDS is a key part of the avionics that [...]

By |2018-07-17T16:00:13-05:00July 17th, 2018|Press Release|

ASTRONAUTICS COMPLETES SOFTWARE UPGRADE FOR MARSHALL FOR AUSTRIAN AIR FORCE C-130 FLEET

Company completes LPV software upgrade for Austrian Air Force's C-130 aircraft MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN, July 17, 2018 – Astronautics Corporation of America has completed a localizer performance with vertical guidance (LPV) software update to electronic flight instruments (EFIs) the company originally designed and manufactured for Marshall Aerospace and Defense Group for the Austrian Air Force’s C-130 aircraft. [...]

By |2018-07-17T15:59:47-05:00July 17th, 2018|Press Release|

ASTRONAUTICS SELECTED TO SUPPORT MISSION DISPLAY PROCESSOR FOR T-38 FLEET

Five-year maintenance continuation agreement includes support, spares, and repairs for USAF's T-38 fleet MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN, July 17, 2018 – Astronautics Corporation of America has signed a five-year maintenance continuation agreement to support its mission display processor (MDP) on the  T-38 aircraft as part of a contract Boeing Defense, Space & Security has with the United States [...]

By |2018-07-17T16:00:04-05:00July 17th, 2018|Press Release|

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 |2018-07-17T15:55:17-05:00June 5th, 2018|Press Release, Uncategorized|

ASTRONAUTICS SIGNS AGREEMENT TO ESTABLISH ROADRUNNER™ EFI DEALER NETWORK WITH AEROTEC

AEROTEC to sell, install, and service the RoadRunner EFI to end operators in Europe on behalf of Astronautics MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN, October 11, 2016 – Astronautics Corporation of America has signed an agreement with AEROTEC to become an official dealer of the Astronautics Flight Instrument (AFI) 4700 RoadRunner™ electronic flight instrument (EFI). Located in Graulhet, France, AEROTEC [...]

By |2018-06-14T01:40:43-05:00October 11th, 2016|Press Release|

ASTRONAUTICS SIGNS AGREEMENT TO ESTABLISH ROADRUNNER™ EFI DEALER NETWORK WITH SOUTHEAST AEROSPACE

Southeast Aerospace to sell, install, and service the RoadRunner EFI to end operators on behalf of Astronautics MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN, October 11, 2016 – Astronautics Corporation of America has signed an agreement with Southeast Aerospace (SEA) to become an official dealer of the Astronautics Flight Instrument (AFI) 4700 RoadRunner™ electronic flight instrument (EFI). SEA integrates parts distribution and [...]

By |2018-06-14T01:40:43-05:00October 11th, 2016|Press Release|

ASTRONAUTICS SELECTED BY THE FAA TO CONDUCT INITIAL RESEARCH FOR AIRCRAFT SYSTEM INFORMATION SECURITY/PROTECTION

Contract covers research for comprehensive approach to identify and address aircraft cybersecurity threats for aircraft certification and operational safety MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN, September 15, 2016 – Astronautics Corporation of America has been selected by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to research and develop a comprehensive approach to identify and assess potential aircraft cybersecurity threats as they relate to [...]

By |2018-06-14T01:40:43-05:00September 15th, 2016|Press Release|

ASTRONAUTICS CELEBRATES NATIONAL AEROSPACE WEEK

Astronautics is proud to be a Wisconsin-based company that supports all major aerospace manufacturers and suppliers MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN, September 13, 2016 – Astronautics Corporation of America joins companies across the United States in celebrating National Aerospace Week—September 12 through 16, 2016—in recognition of the large contribution America’s aerospace and defense industry makes to the country’s success and [...]

By |2018-06-14T01:40:43-05:00September 13th, 2016|Press Release, Uncategorized|

ASTRONAUTICS TO PROVIDE UPGRADED EFB SYSTEM FOR BOEING 787 DREAMLINER

Enhancing Airplane Performance and Operational Efficiency MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN, August 1, 2016 – Astronautics Corporation of America has been selected to provide an improved and upgraded electronic flight bag (EFB) system on all fielded and future production Boeing 787 Dreamliner airplanes. The new Block Point Five (BP5) EFB will be a form/fit replacement for Astronautics’ current Boeing [...]

By |2018-06-14T01:40:43-05:00August 1st, 2016|Press Release|