Aircraft Airframe & Accessories

(Courtesy photo) Samuel King Jr.
Aircrew test out a C-130H Hercules new digital displays for the first time Aug. 2, 2023, on a flight to Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. The major upgrade, called Avionics Modernization Program Increment 2, is a significant improvement to the almost 60-year-old aircraft’s avionics and navigation systems.
Avionics

Air Force Reserve Command's C-130H Hercules Avionics Goes Digital

Oct. 18, 2023
More than 23 Air Force Reserve and 54 Air National Guard C-130H aircraft will receive the AMP Inc 2 modification over the next five years at a cost of approximately $7 million...
U.S. Air Force
Northrop Grumman’s Battlefield Airborne Communications Node arrives at new home station at Robins Air Force Base, Georgia.
Defense

U.S. Air Force Selects Northrop Grumman To Support Battlefield Airborne Communications Node Home Station

The U.S. Air Force has selected Northrop Grumman Corporation for multiple awards to support the first Battlefield Airborne Communications Node (BACN) home station in the continental...
Thales
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Defense

Thales To Upgrade Navigation Systems for Netherlands Air Force

Oct. 18, 2023
Current components are reaching the end of their service life, and renewal is essential to guarantee the Royal Netherlands Air Force's continued air operations.
SmartSky
SmartSky and Reliable Jet Maintenance completed a premium ATG connectivity installation on a Phenom 100, equipping the aircraft with SmartSky's leading inflight connectivity solution.
Cabin Communications

Inflight Connectivity Provider SmartSky Achieves Key Milestones

Oct. 16, 2023
An air-to-ground (ATG) inflight connectivity provider, SmartSky has achieved multiple key milestones since the company announced nationwide coverage last year.Some of those achievements...
BBJ
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Business & General Aviation

Premium Cabin Selections for the BBJ 737-7

Oct. 16, 2023
New cabin options allow Boeing's business jet customers to select pre-designed cabins at a fixed price.