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  • EFVS – An Acronym That Could Save Your Life

    Aug 08, 2019
    Paul Petrash, UA Pilot Instructor
    EFVS is the acronym for Enhanced Flight Vision System. Simply put, it’s a flight system that uses different image and sensing technologies, like high-definition video, forward-looking infrared (both Near IR and Long-Wave IR), millimeter wave radar, and low-light image intensification.
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  • The Grand Challenge: An Internal Endeavor to Spark Innovation

    Jul 25, 2019
    Stacy Honda, Marketing Manager & Ryan Griffin, Senior Systems Engineer
    Earlier this year, Universal Avionics (UA) and Elbit Systems began an endeavor, called the “Grand Challenge,” to reach into the companies’ pool of talented personnel, encourage teamwork across office locations, and search for new ideas and features for an avionics control system to leapfrog what is currently provided by our competitors.
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  • Reinventing the Future of Commercial Aviation

    May 09, 2019
    Stacy Honda, Marketing Manager
    For 38 years, UA has been a family run company. Now a year after its acquisition by Elbit Systems, a new CEO steps in with a fresh vision of the future, laser-focus on product development, and relentless energy. Here, UA’s CEO, Dror Yahav speaks to what the future will look like under his tenure.
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  • CEO’s Retirement Letter

    Apr 09, 2019
    Paul DeHerrera, Chief Executive Officer
    In case you haven’t heard the news, I am retiring today after 25 years with Universal Avionics. My departure is bittersweet as it’s truly been a pleasure working with the most amazing teams and individuals in the industry...
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  • HAI HELI-EXPO 2019: Photo Gallery

    Mar 12, 2019
    Stacy Honda, Marketing Manager
    Thank you to everyone that joined us during the HAI HELI-EXPO 2019 in Atlanta, Georgia. It was an exciting show for us, filled with new product introductions, platform certifications, and even an announcement for a well-earned retirement from our CEO.
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