Tucson, AZ – November 11, 2006 – Universal Avionics along with Commercial Jet, Inc. (CJI) and ARC Avionics (ARC) announced today that the first Boeing 737-300F EFI-890R flat panel display flight deck retrofit received FAA STC approval on October 19, 2006. The installation of 4-Universal Avionics EFI-890 flat panel displays, the Vision-1™ Synthetic Vision System, dual UNS-1F Flight Management Systems, Class A Terrain Awareness & Warning System was seamlessly integrated with the existing autopilot. A follow-on certification will add Universal Avionics TSO’d & STC’d Application Server Unit. This server unit provides weather graphics, charts, checklists and E-Docs to be displayed on the EFI-890R Navigation Display.
The core of this system is the Universal EFI-890 high-definition LCD display. This 8.9” diagonal display is the only large display system capable of both Synthetic Vision and Electronic Charts on the market today. In addition, flexible interface capability and ease of installation means a lower “out the door” price than competitive products.
“The B737-300F Advanced Cockpit offers our customers a new standard for operational capability, flight safety, reliability and for fleet operators, standardization,” said Iso Nesaj General Manager Commercial Jet, Inc.
The ARC Avionics and Commercial Jet, Inc. teams are co-located at the Miami International Airport. They were responsible for all aspects of the Advanced Cockpit installation including design, fabrication and certification.
ARC is comprised of DAR, DER, DMIR, FAA licensed A&P mechanics and FCC licensed avionics technicians. During the past 20 years, ARC has established a reputation for quality and expertise. Today ARC Avionics is recognized as a leading provider of avionics engineering services.
CJI specializes in complete airframe inspections, passenger to cargo conversions, heavy maintenance repair/modifications, interior modifications and avionics upgrade programs for a wide variety of commercial aircraft. CJI takes pride in maintaining a high standard of quality, workmanship, reliability and satisfaction for its worldwide customer base.