Aspen Avionics to Feature Helicopter Installations at Heli-Expo

Albuquerque, NM, February 23, 2011: Aspen Avionics, manufacturer of the innovative Evolution Flight Display System, will be expanding its exhibit at Heli-Expo this year to include several helicopters with EFD1000H and EFD500H installations.

“Aspen has made significant progress this year in growing its helicopter program,” says Anson Gray, Aspen’s Helicopter Program Manager, “and Heli-Expo is the premier event to showcase that progress. Glass panel technology is relatively new to the helicopter market and we are excited to demonstrate how the Aspen system can improve operations.”

Aspen will have the Evolution System on display at its primary exhibit (booth 2255) as well as a static display featuring EFD1000H and EFD500H customer installations on a variety of platforms. The static display, located at booth number 32, will include a Schweizer 300C, a Robinson R44, and an Enstrom 480B.

“We understand that there are unique requirements for the helicopter market. Our focus is to offer solutions that will not only stand up to the high-vibration environment and aggressive flight regimes, but will also significantly improve safety and increase situational awareness for pilots and operators,” says John Uczekaj, Aspen President and CEO. He continues, “Aspen is committed to continually improving and refining the Evolution system to meet these requirements.”

About Aspen Avionics, Inc.

Aspen Avionics specializes in bringing the most advanced technology and capability from the commercial and business aviation markets into general aviation and helicopter cockpits—and budgets. Our products increase situational awareness and reduce pilot workload, making it easier and safer to fly in both VFR and IFR conditions. The way we look at it, getting the latest avionics technology shouldn’t always mean spending a lot of money—on equipment or installation. At Aspen Avionics, we design products to be affordable, easy to install, and easy to own.

About the Evolution Flight Display System

The Aspen Evolution Flight Display System is an affordable, expandable and upgradeable PFD, MFD and hazard sensor cockpit solution for general aviation aircraft. Highly compatible with existing aircraft avionics, the flexible Evolution Flight Display System lets aircraft owners install all Evolution Flight Displays and options at once, or separately, as their needs and budgets permit.