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GE Aviation, Avionica Close To Gaining Approval For FMS-EFB Connection

GE is testing its connected EFB on a Miami Air Boeing 737-800. Credit: joepriesaviation.net   Aviation Week & Space Technology Mar 06, 2019 , p. 57 Sean Broderick Dallas   GE Aviation and partner Avionica are close to gaining regulatory approval for a connection between GE’s flight management system (FMS) and electronic flight bags (EFB) […]

Addvalue and Avionica to Develop New SwiftBroadband Aircraft Terminals

  By Woodrow Bellamy III | February 22, 2019   Singapore-based satellite communications terminal maker Addvalue has a new partnership with Miami-based avionics manufacturer Avionica to start developing a new generation of Swift Broadband aircraft terminals.   Under the partnership, Addvalue will provide satellite connectivity components while Avionica will develop the new system’s avionics and provide system […]

Avionica VP Talks Aircraft Cloud and QAR Data SAAS on avSYNC

    Novenber 15, 2018 | by Woodrow Bellamy III   Avionica has unveiled the second version of its automated aircraft data synchronization service, avSYNC 2.0, with new cloud computing and improved cellular and Wi-Fi downloading and uploading capabilities.   The Miami, Florida-based avionics manufacturer describes avSYNC as a web-hosted software as a serve (SAAS) […]

Avionica Raises Bar for Transmission of QAR Data Via Cellular with avSYNC 2.0

  MIAMI, FL – November 15, 2018 – Avionica has improved its avSYNC service to make FOQA (Flight Operational Quality Assurance) requirements easier for airlines and commercial flight operators. The new avSYNC 2.0 is cloud-based with a private and secure network for transmitting flight data using worldwide cellular and local Wi-Fi networks. avSYNC still downloads […]

Avionica Names Anthony Rios Chief Operating Officer

– Anthony Rios, Chief Operating Officer –   MIAMI, FL – November 1, 2018 – Avionica today announced that vice president of sales Anthony Rios has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer (COO). As COO, Rios is charged with driving strategic prioritization and accountability for Avionica, with a focus on operational excellence.   “Tony is a seasoned and trusted leader […]

Avionica VP of Engineering Simone Drakes Named AMT 2018 Next Gen 40 Under 40 Award Winner

– Simone Drakes, Avionica VP of Engineering –   MIAMI, FL – October 24, 2018 – Avionica Vice President of Engineering (FAA, DER) Simone Drakes is a recipient of this year’s “40 Under 40” award from Aircraft Maintenance Technology Magazine, a publication for aircraft maintenance professionals that is focused on the latest technology and maintenance […]

Avionica Simplifies C-FOQA for Bizav

    October 17, 2018 | by Matt Thurber   For owners and operators of business aircraft, the opportunity to participate in a corporate-flight operational quality assurance (C-FOQA) program depends greatly on the availability of equipment that records flight data and the ease of downloading and sharing that data. Avionica, a manufacturer of quick-access recorders […]

The Cutting Edge: Hand-in-Hand with the FAA at Avionica

    June 19, 2017 | by Nick Zazulia | Paris, France | Send Feedback | @NickZazulia   Aviation runs in the family for Simone Drakes. The Barbados-born Drakes’ father was an air traffic controller. Her brother is a commercial pilot.   As VP of engineering for Florida-based avionics company Avionica, Drakes serves as the company’s designated engineering representative (DER) to […]

GE Buys into Avionica, Forms Joint Venture

    May 13, 2018 | by Matt Thurber   After acquiring an “ownership interest” in airborne connectivity and data collection provider Avionica, GE Aviation has deepened its partnership and formed a joint venture with Avionica to take advantage of the two companies’ strengths. GE is now offering Avionica products as part of its digital […]