Duncan Aviation announces its collaboration with Gulfstream Aeropsace Corp. has resulted in the development of a full-equipment supplemental type certificate (STC) for the Gogo Business Aviation (NASDAQ: GOGO) AVANCE L5 Wi-Fi system for the Gulfstream G200 and Galaxy airplanes. The complete Wi-Fi system operates on the Gogo Biz 4G network.
Elliott Aviation, a provider of business-aviation MRO services, promotes Roger Woolums to engineering manager at its headquarters in Moline, IL (KMLI). Woolums will lead and oversee the company’s in-house engineering department as well as product development for the company’s manufacturing division, Elliott Technologies.
Former U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) member, airline maintenance professional and long-time safety advocate John Goglia is the 2020 recipient of the Laura Taber Barbour Air Safety Award. Goglia was presented the award virtually on Thursday as part of Flight Safety Foundation’s 73rd annual International Air Safety Summit (IASS).
FreeFlight Systems, a NextGen aerospace provider that specializes in position sources, radar altimeters and datalink receivers, announces a new product, the FDC-500 Convertor. This compact digital-to-analog convertor allows the replacement of heavy, legacy radar altimeters with FreeFlight Systems’ RA4000/4500 radar altimeters while retaining existing antennas, cabling and indicators onboard the aircraft.