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2015-04-23 12:21:12

Jeppesen NavData and charting information part of new bundled data offering LAKELAND, Fla., April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SUN 'N FUN INTERNATIONAL FLY IN AND EXPO -- Jeppesen,

2015-04-16 08:21:42

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- UTC Aerospace Systems can cost-effectively add continuous flight tracking and aircraft health monitoring to aircraft across the globe, monitoring

2015-04-15 08:21:04

Smart Emergency Location Transmitter(TM) is the FIRST Aircraft Emergency Tracking System that can be deployed "Satellite-to-Aircraft" by ATC Ground Command when an aircraft is missing; stops communicating

2015-04-14 12:22:18

DALLAS, April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Flight Navigation and Management System Market research contains an analysis of drivers, challenges, restraints, and burning issues

2015-04-09 12:41:39

DALLAS, April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report "Flight Navigation System Market by Product (Avionics systems, Communication systems), Flight

2015-04-09 12:39:39

DALLAS, April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research "Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) Market by Component - Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Magnetometer,

2015-04-08 08:20:43

Jeppesen Airport Mapping Database to increase business aviation pilot situational awareness ENGLEWOOD, Colo., April 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Jeppesen, a part of Boeing Commercial Aviation

2015-04-01 08:21:02

Smart FDR(TM) automatically sends a Distress call/alerts to Air Traffic Control when an avionics anomaly or power interruption is detected by the Smart Flight Data Recorder(TM) unit; it then allows

2015-03-23 04:20:30

SUNNYVALE, California, March 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- New ARINC 429 VIP Accelerates Test-bench Development for Reliable Communication Interfaces for Avionics Systems

2015-03-18 08:20:36

"Smart Transponder(TM) Automatically Alerts Air Traffic Control of a Power Interruption, Power Failure or Device Tampering of the Aircraft Transponder/ADS-B unit and then Continuously Tracks the Aircraft


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2010-11-15 18:22:54

A radar altimeter measures altitude above the terrain beneath an aircraft as opposed to a barometric altimeter which provides the distance above a pre-determined datum, usually sea level. Radar is the underpinning principle of the system. Radio waves that are reflected back from the ground are timed in order to calculate speed, distance, and time which are related to the each other and can be used to calculate the distance from one point to another. Lloyd Espenschied invented the radar...

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