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Flightstar Nears Completion for Learjet 40/45 STC with Universal Avionics ATN-B1 CPDLC Solution

FAA & EASA AML STC Approved for Universal Avionics ATN B1 Module

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GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - May 29, 2018 – Universal Avionics (UA) Authorized Dealer, Flightstar Corporation, is nearing completion of their Learjet 40 and 45 STC for ATN B1 CPDLC. The STC utilizes the aircraft's existing UA UNS-1Ew SBAS-FMS and incorporates a new UA UniLink™ UL-801 Communications Management Unit (CMU) and CVR-120 Cockpit Voice Recorder (CVR). Upon FAA approval, Flightstar will proceed with EASA, TCCA and ANAC approvals in support of worldwide operators.

FANS 1/A+ capability is accomplished with the addition of a TrueNorth Data Link Unit and Iridium Antenna.

"This is yet another exciting accomplishment with our Authorized Dealer, Flightstar," said Robert Clare, UA Director of Sales. "The Lear 40/45 is a solid performing aircraft and the ATN B1 CPDLC/FANS 1/A+ upgrade will extend its capabilities far into the future," he added.

"Flightstar is excited to be in the final stages of completion for the Learjet 40 and 45 STC," stated Flightstar Avionics Manager, Greg Vail. "Our STC offers solutions that provide added value, including new capabilities associated with the FAA's NextGen and Europe's SESAR, and an extended life of the aircraft," he added.

To learn more, visit UA booth N89 during the 2018 European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE2018) 29-31 May 2018 in Geneva, Switzerland.


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