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  1. WAAS upgrades get STC for Cessna Citation Ultras and Encores

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    Tue, 12 Jul 2011

    2011. Wide Area Augmentation System ( WAAS ) upgrades are now available for the Citation ..... The supplemental type certificate for the WAAS upgrade covers all Citation Ultras and ..... systems that are certified for coupled WAAS localizer performance (LPV) approaches

  2. WAAS LPV from Universal Avionics installed on Falcon 2000 aircraft

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    Tue, 9 Nov 2010

    the first Wide Area Augmentation System ( WAAS ) flight management system (FMS) installation ..... Universal Avionics FMSs with dual UNS-1Ew WAAS /SBAS-FMS and includes approval for ..... process that allows Universal Avionics WAAS /SBAS-FMS to be approved with LPV approach

  1. Rockwell Collins flight tests WAAS /LPV solution for the Hawker 800XP

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    Mon, 13 Jul 2009

    testing of a Wide Area Augmentation System ( WAAS ) Localizer Performance with Vertical guidance ..... addition to providing more approach options, WAAS /LPV helps Hawker 800XP aircraft crews ..... entire Pro Line 4 and Pro Line 21 fleet with WAAS GPS capability. Operators that upgrade

  2. NovAtel wins U.S. Federal Aviation Administration WAAS receiver contract

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    Fri, 26 Jun 2009

    generation Wide Area Augmentation System ( WAAS ) reference receiver (the GIII receiver ..... is worth up to $9.7 million U.S. WAAS is a space-based system that broadcasts ..... signals. NovAtel has supported the FAA WAAS program since 1995, providing two previous

  3. Garmin receives FAA's first AML-STC for GPS/WAAS avionics on helicopters

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    Wed, 20 May 2009

    STC) for Wide Area Augmentation System ( WAAS ) avionics installed in a helicopter ..... s highest level of certification for WAAS navigation. The units utilize satellite ..... exceeds the number of ILS approaches. The WAAS system improves the accuracy, reliability

  4. Gulfstream receives certification to install WAAS on G150 aircraft

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    Fri, 25 Jun 2010

    provide Wide Area Augmentation System ( WAAS ) functionality on Gulfstream G150 aircraft. The optional WAAS -capable receiver can be installed on new ..... retrofit on all in-service G150 aircraft. WAAS is a navigation system composed of satellites

  5. Verocel to develop safety computer for Wide Area Augmentation System

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    Wed, 27 Jun 2012

    for use in the Wide Area Augmentation System ( WAAS ). The safety computer will be compliant with ..... the migration and verification efforts for the WAAS application software hosted on the WAAS safety computer. Verocel has teamed with the

  6. ADS-B certified avionics for certified and experimental aircraft introduced by FreeFlight

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    Wed, 28 Jul 2010

    with Wide Area Augmentation System ( WAAS ) global positioning system (GPS), transceivers, and transceivers with WAAS GPS . The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration ..... do this is to pair a TSO-C145/C146 WAAS GPS with an ADS-B-approved transmitter

  7. Garmin Team X introduces G3X Touch large flight display system

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    Tue, 8 Apr 2014

    ASTORE P92 Tail Dragger A well-equipped, single display G3X Touch system, which includes SVX, video input, a built-in WAAS GPS receiver, ADAHRS, magnetometer, OAT probe, interactive mapping and more, starts at $5,499 and G3X Touch with EIS

  8. NextGen GA Fund selects banks to help finance general aviation NextGen installations, accelerate FAA’s NextGen implementation

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    Fri, 14 Mar 2014

    assistance to general aviation aircraft owners. The NextGen GA Fund will finance FAA-approved NextGen avionics, including WAAS -capable GPS, ADS-B In, ADS-B Out, RNAV/RNP avionics, data communications, flat-panel displays, antennas, electronic