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 [...]

2021-01-20T13:23:19-06:0006/19/20|Press Release|

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 [...]

2020-02-21T10:43:58-06:0002/21/20|Press Release|

uAvionix Launches tailBeaconX Transponder for General Aviation and Urban Air Mobility

Bigfork, MT February 18, 2020 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 system requirements for current and future ADS-B mandates. Integration with the uAvionix [...]

2021-01-20T23:36:40-06:0002/18/20|Press Release|

uAvionix SkyEcho 2 Electronic Conspicuity Devices Cleared for Unrestricted Transmission in the UK

Bigfork, MT December 11, 2019 uAvionix Corporation today announced that its SkyEcho Electronic Conspicuity (EC) devices will shortly be cleared by the UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) to transmit ADS-B data on 1090MHz, when carried in an aircraft also operating a 1090MHz transponder, including Modes A, C, and S. The clearance will be [...]

2019-12-11T12:02:55-06:0012/11/19|Press Release|

uAvionix Announces FAA Qualification of Airport Vehicle ADS-B Transmitter

Bigfork, MT December 9, 2019 uAvionix, designer and manufacturer of communications, navigation, and surveillance (CNS) equipment for unmanned and manned aircraft, today announced Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approval of the Vehicle Tracking Unit (VTU-20) Automatic Dependent Surveillance - Broadcast (ADS-B) transmitter for airport surface management. Adhering to the performance and design assurance specifications [...]

2019-12-09T09:10:19-06:0012/09/19|Press Release|

uAvionix Statement on Patent Lawsuit Resolution

Oct 17, 2019 OLATHE, Kan., Bigfork, MT Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), and uAvionix Corporation today announced resolution of the ongoing patent lawsuit against uAvionix regarding Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) technology used within uAvionix’s skyBeacon, tailBeacon, and echoUAT products. Under the terms of the confidential agreement, uAvionix will be [...]

2019-10-17T08:36:33-05:0010/17/19|Press Release|

uAvionix Acquires AeroVonics

Bigfork, MT October 8, 2019 uAvionix Corporation today announced it has acquired AeroVonics LLC, an award-winning startup avionics company based in Albuquerque, NM.  uAvionix Corporation will incorporate the AV-20-S Multi-Function Display (MFD) and the AV-30 Primary Flight Display (PFD) products into their existing, low-cost and easily-installed product line.  The acquisition marks uAvionix’s first foray [...]

2019-11-22T21:29:01-06:0010/08/19|Press Release|

uAvionix Receives an FAA Transmission License to Test UDS-B Solution for DAA and Remote Identification

Bigfork, MT October 7, 2019 uAvionix Corporation, designer and manufacturer of Communications, Navigation, and Surveillance (CNS) equipment for manned and unmanned equipment today announced it has received approval from the FAA Spectrum Office to develop and test an “ADS-B like” solution for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Remote Identification (RID) and Detect and Avoid [...]

2019-10-07T15:48:22-05:0010/07/19|Press Release|

uAvionix Signs Distribution Agreement with LX Avionics for SkyEcho

Bigfork, MT September 26, 2019 uAvionix Corporation, designer and manufacturer of Communications, Navigation, and Surveillance (CNS) equipment for manned and unmanned equipment today announced it has signed a distribution agreement with United Kingdom (UK) based LX Avionics for distribution of SkyEcho - the UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) CAP1391 approved Electronic Conspicuity (EC) device.  [...]

2019-09-26T10:26:34-05:0009/26/19|Press Release|