Thu, Aug 20, 2009
Enhanced Vision System Approved For 208 and 208B
One Sky Aviation Wednesday announced the award of FAA STC
#SA02350AK for installation of the Max Viz EVS-100/600 Enhanced
Vision System for the Cessna Caravan product line including the 208
and 208B models.
The STC was designed and developed by Cary Foster and Sharmaine
Vestal, Co-owners of One Sky Aviation, a full service aviation
maintenance facility based in Anchorage, Alaska. The STC was issued
through the Alaska ACO.
The EVS-100/600 is a single LRU unit, weighs less than 1.5
pounds and mounts like any external antenna. An introductory price
of $20,995 is being offered for a limited time directly through One
Sky Aviation which includes the EVS-100, STC installation kit, and
certified monitor display, and a price of $23,995 is being offered
for a limited time directly through One Sky Aviation which includes
the EVS-600, STC installation kit, and certified monitor display.
The EVS-100/600 and STC kit is additionally available through
Forward Vision, the exclusive distributer for these Max-Viz general
aviation low cost sensors.
Cary Foster of One Sky Aviation states “As both the
STC developer and long term EVS operator, I can attest that the
enhanced level of situational awareness brought on by the effective
use of EVS products. Working cooperatively with the Anchorage ACO,
we have developed an STC to enhance the safety of one of the most
operationally diverse aircraft in general / commercial aviation.
Installation of the EVS-100 or 600 via this STC will have a
dramatic impact on risk mitigation and the enhancement of flight
safety of Caravan pilots and passengers around the
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