uAvionix to Provide BVLOS C2 Infrastructure and Service to Vantis, North Dakota’s Statewide UAS Network

uAvionix today announces its participation in the deployment of Vantis, North Dakota’s statewide Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) infrastructure and network led by the Northern Plains UAS Test Site. As a strategic partner to Thales' TopSky Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM) platform, uAvionix is deploying terrestrial command and control (C2) [...]

2020-11-19T10:27:21-07:00November 19th, 2020|News|

uAvionix Files FAA TSO Application for World’s First Certified Drone Transponder

Bigfork, Montana — October 20, 2020, uAvionix Corporation announced it has filed a Technical Standard Order (TSO) application with the FAA Aircraft Certification Office (ACO) for its flagship Mode S ADS-B OUT transponder for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). The ping200X follows a line of groundbreaking, low Size, Weight, and Power (SWaP) avionics developed and certified [...]

2020-11-18T07:35:58-07:00October 20th, 2020|News|

uAvionix Receives Patent for UAS Remote Identification

Bigfork, Montana –– uAvionix, a pioneer in communications, navigation, and surveillance avionics for unmanned systems, today announced it has been granted a new patent critical to safe and secure integration of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) into National Airspace Systems (NAS).  U.S. Patent 10,733,894, titled “Direct-Broadcast Remote Identification (RID) Device for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS)” addresses [...]

2020-10-07T10:53:24-06:00October 7th, 2020|News|

AV-30-C is FAA Approved

Bigfork, Montana –– Today, uAvionix Corporation announced the long-awaited AV-30-C panel display has received FAA STC (Supplemental Type Certification) approval. The AV-30-C offers pilots an effective and affordable AI or DG replacement that goes far beyond a single feature gauge. AV-30-C is installable as either an AI or DG and adds a suite of in-flight [...]

2020-09-02T09:10:49-06:00September 1st, 2020|News|

Introducing pingRX Pro

Bigfork, Montana –– Today uAvionix announced the release of pingRX Pro, a new Detect and Avoid (DAA) ADS-B Receiver for professional Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). pingRX Pro detects private and commercial aircraft operating on 978MHz and 1090MHz. The received aircraft identity, position, and altitude are visualized on a moving map in real-time allowing the UAS operator [...]

2020-08-12T14:54:09-06:00August 11th, 2020|News|

SkyEcho Portable ADS-B IN/OUT Now Approved in Australia

Bigfork, Montana –– uAvionix Corporation today announced that the SkyEcho portable ADS-B transceiver has been accepted by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) of Australia as an approved Electronic Conspicuity (EC) Device. Under this approval, SkyEcho can be used in VFR aircraft under FL290 as an enhancement to “See and Be Seen”. SkyEcho is the [...]

2020-07-07T19:06:38-06:00July 7th, 2020|News|

ForeFlight Adds skySensor to Connect

Bigfork, Montana –– Today, uAvionix Corporation announced that the skySensor wingtip mounted ADS-B receiver has officially been added to the ForeFlight Connect program. ForeFlight Connect enables portable and installed avionics to connect with the ForeFlight Mobile app to deliver capabilities such as ADS-B weather and traffic and GPS position. Official Connect products ensure full compatibility [...]

2020-06-30T12:36:14-06:00June 30th, 2020|News|

uAvionix Files Application for tailBeaconX TSO

Bigfork, Montana –– Today, uAvionix Corporation announced it has filed a TSO application for the tailBeaconX Mode S and ADS-B transponder. tailBeaconX builds on the popular skyBeacon/tailBeacon formula, utilizing existing aircraft lighting locations for mounting and access to aircraft power for reduced installation complexity and cost. tailBeaconX features an integrated Mode S transponder with 1090ES [...]

2020-06-28T21:27:14-06:00June 19th, 2020|News|

uAvionix President Christian Ramsey Appointed to FAA Drone Advisory Committee

Bigfork, MT February 21, 2020 uAvionix and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today announced the appointment of Christian Ramsey, President of uAvionix, to the FAA’s Drone Advisory Committee (DAC).  Christian will fill an existing vacancy on the DAC representing UAS Hardware Component Manufacturers. The FAA’s DAC is a broad-based, long-term Federal advisory committee that [...]

2020-02-21T10:43:58-07:00February 21st, 2020|News|

uAvionix Launches tailBeaconX Transponder for General Aviation and Urban Air Mobility

Bigfork, MT February 18, 2020 tailBeaconX is Aireon Compatible for Space-Based ADS-B Surveillance  uAvionix today introduced a new ADS-B transponder to its General Aviation (GA) and Urban Air Mobility (UAM) lineup.  tailBeaconX, the new Mode S Extended Squitter (ES) ADS-B OUT transponder is intended to address global air traffic surveillance [...]

2020-02-18T07:05:25-07:00February 18th, 2020|News|