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May 11, 2015

A Tale of Two 'Middle-Aged' Aircraft

Need a reason to upgrade the flight deck? Have you found yourself in one of these situations?

May 8, 2015

Maintaining optimum awareness with HGS

For nearly 28 years, I have flown and contributed to the development of Head-up Guidance (HGS™) and Head-up Display (HUD) technology. I’ve spent much of this time creating safety processes, supporting regulatory efforts, supporting flight operations and facilitating operational implementation for aircraft makers and operators.

May 6, 2015

The Changing Flight Deck: On Approach to EBACE 2015

With EBACE 2015 just a few weeks away, today I found myself reflecting on the tremendous changes we’ve seen in business aviation since attending my first EBACE ten years ago. During the decade we witnessed an all-time peak in new airplane deliveries and flight utilization, felt the headache of a financial crisis, and then pulled up for our industry climb out.

May 1, 2015

MultiScan ThreatTrack weather radar receives 2015 Silver Edison Award

Our company’s MultiScan ThreatTrack™ weather radar won a 2015 Silver Edison Award for innovation on April 23. 2015 during an awards ceremony in New York City.

May 1, 2015

Pro Pilot magazine readers rank Rockwell Collins’ international trip planning as No. 1 for third year in a row

For the third year in a row, Rockwell Collins’ ARINCDirect International Trip Support has received the top ranking in Professional Pilot magazine’s annual PRASE (Preferences Regarding Aviation Services and Equipment) Survey for “Best International Trip Planning.” The ranking is a result of a survey completed by more than 1,300 of the magazine’s subscribers.

April 21, 2015

Rockwell Collins celebrates two customer support awards from Airbus at 2015 Aircraft Interiors Expo

Rockwell Collins has been named Airbus’s top Cabin Supplier of Buyer-Furnished Equipment and best In-Flight Entertainment Supplier for 2014. The awards were handed out on opening day of the 2015 Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg, Germany.

April 10, 2015

Rockwell Collins on 2015 list of ‘America’s Best Employers’

Forbes magazine has ranked our company among America’s 500 Best Employers of 2015 (No. 96). Our company also is listed in the magazine’s April 13 issue — already available online — as the No. 1 employer in the U.S. Aerospace and Defense industry.

March 26, 2015

Rockwell Collins supports Solar Impulse—the first global solar powered flight attempt

When most people think about solar energy, they typically don’t think about aviation—but that may soon change. As part of a historic undertaking Solar Impulse, the first solar powered aircraft able to fly both day and night, is attempting to fly around the world without the use of fossil fuel.

February 23, 2015

First helicopter simulator jointly developed with Zen Technologies unveiled at Aero India

Rockwell Collins and Zen Technologies announced their joint entry into the military flight simulation market segment in India on Wednesday, Feb. 18, by unveiling a next generation rotary wing simulator at Aero India in Bangalore.

February 3, 2015

Employees take pride in Embraer KC-390’s successful first flight

On Tuesday, Feb. 3, the Embraer KC-390 aerial refueling tanker – equipped with Rockwell Collins’ Pro Line Fusion® avionics system – completed its successful first flight in São Paulo, Brazil. Continue reading to learn how four of our employees – Nilson Rabelo, Debbie Kelly, Lisa Pfieler and Brenda Curtis – felt when this new aircraft took to the skies.