Sun, Mar 09, 2008
Submits Final Package Requesting FAA Certification of
Aspen Avionics tells ANN that it has completed all of its FAA
certification work and testing of the EFD1000 Pilot and Pro Primary
Flight Displays (PFDs).
All of the documentation for TSO (Technical Standard Order) and
STC (Supplemental Type Certificate) has been submitted to the FAA
Aircraft Certification Office (ACO) for final review and approval.
This means that the EFD1000 has completed all certification
testing, the documentation is complete, and the product is ready to
In other words, FAA certification is near... and it couldn't
come too soon. The backlog for this innovative glass panel retrofit
system is said to be considerable.
Aspen notes that "the FAA and Aspen have enjoyed an excellent
working relationship over the past 18 months since initiating this
project to certify the Evolution Flight Display System under TSO
and STC. By working closely with the FAA at every step, we have
been able to resolve questions and issues in real-time."
The company also claims that, "We are on track for shipping FAA
certified Evolution Flight Displays to Aspen Authorized Dealers by
the end of March, and for beginning customer installations in
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