uAvionix announces development of world’s first Mode 5 IFF Level 2-B Combined Transponder-Receiver (CTR)

Today uAvionix announced successful development of the world’s first Mode 5 Identification Friend or Foe (IFF) Level 2 Broadcast (M5L2B) combined transponder-receiver (CTR). The CTR is being designed as a form and fit replacement upgrade to the AIMS-certified (Mk XIIB) RT-2087/ZPX, the world’s smallest Mode 5 transponder.  The upgrade will provide M5L2B receive capability [...]

2022-10-10T15:36:27-05:0007/13/22|Press Release|

uAvionix receives EASA STC for tailBeaconX and is now shipping into European markets.

Today, uAvionix announced it received a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) 10079395 by the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) for its tailBeaconX 1090 MHz ADS-B transponder. The Approved Model List (AML) equals the original FAA STC-AML SA04568CH and contains over 550 aircraft make and models with a European type certificate for which this STC [...]

2022-06-03T15:27:35-05:0006/07/22|Press Release|

uAvionix now supports seamless integration of ping200X and ping200XR transponders with ArduPilot

uAvionix announced today that users of the industry’s most commonly adopted autopilot platforms such as CubePilot, Pixhawk, and George, can now seamlessly integrate the uAvionix ping200X Technical Standard Order (TSO) and ping200XR into their platform. The latest versions of Mission Planner and ArduPilot now allow for native control of the uAvionix ping200X TSO and [...]

2022-06-06T15:54:02-05:0006/06/22|Press Release|

uAvionix introduces AV-Mag External Magnetometer for AV-30

June 1, 2022 – Bigfork, Montana – uAvionix today announced AV-Mag, the high precision 3-axis external magnetometer for AV-30 panel displays. AV-Mag, when paired with an AV-30, will provide consistent and accurate magnetic heading information. With its ability to precisely measure the earth’s magnetic field and aid the AV-30 directional heading measurement, AV-Mag offers [...]

2022-06-01T14:04:12-05:0006/01/22|Press Release|

uAvionix successfully demonstrates transfer of Command & Non-Payload Control between LTE and C-band radios using its new Link Executive Manager (LEM)

The ability for Uncrewed Aircraft Systems (UAS) to simultaneously leverage multiple and diverse Command and Control (C2) radios is a key part of mission-critical operations.  This capability allows the UAS to use the most appropriate radio or frequency band for the specific mission or location and provides an essential backup C2 link in case [...]

2022-05-31T14:52:11-05:0005/31/22|Press Release|

uAvionix skyEcho portable ADS-B transceiver now available in New Zealand

uAvionix today announced that the skyEcho portable ADS-B transceiver is now available for the New Zealand General Aviation market for use in uncontrolled airspace as an ADS-B awareness or Electronic Conspicuity device. skyEcho can be used by general aviation aircraft to enhance their visibility and increase situational awareness through ADS-B OUT and IN. SkyEcho is the world’s [...]

2022-05-04T15:31:32-05:0005/04/22|Press Release|

Eurolink Beluga drone to embed uAvionix George autopilot and CNPC ecosystem

uAvionix today announced that Beluga, a state-of-the-art family of drones designed by Italian company Eurolink Systems, has completed its integration of various avionics from the uAvionix certifiable low-SWaP ecosystem, including the George G3 autopilot, microLink CNPC radio system, and truFYX EXT GPS. Beluga™ is a new generation of small UAS (sUAS), the result of [...]

2022-04-26T15:46:58-05:0004/26/22|Press Release|

FlightAware and uAvionix Announce Aviator+ Piston Aircraft Tracking Suite Promotion for tailBeaconX Customers

HOUSTON – April 7, 2022 - FlightAware, a leading digital aviation company providing global flight tracking solutions, predictive technology, analytics and decision-making tools and uAvionix, a global leader in certified avionics for General Aviation and UAS, announced a promotion to include a FlightAware Aviator+ piston airplane flight tracking suite subscription with each new uAvionix [...]

2022-04-07T14:26:03-05:0004/07/22|Press Release|

uAvionix receives STC for tailBeaconX and is now shipping into US and International markets

Today, uAvionix announced it received the Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) and initial Approved Model List (AML) from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for the revolutionary tailBeaconX 1090 MHz ADS-B transponder. tailBeaconX is a highly integrated 1090 MHz ADS-B transponder that replaces a rear navigation light by combining it with ADS-B OUT / Mode S [...]

2022-04-04T19:22:23-05:0004/04/22|Press Release|

uAvionix announces UAS “Trade-up to Certified” avionics upgrade program

Bigfork, Montana — March 23, 2022 — Today, uAvionix announced its “Trade-up to Certified” avionics upgrade program enabling users of uncertified Mode A/C/S and ADS-B transponders models to trade up to the uAvionix ping200X, the only TSO certified transponder for drones on the market today.The “Trade-Up to Certified” program helps operators and manufacturers upgrade their [...]

2022-03-22T19:09:53-05:0003/22/22|Press Release|

uAvionix announces digital autopilot and external magnetometer support for AV-30-E panel displays

Bigfork, Montana – March 21, 2022 – uAvionix is pleased to announce the AV-30-E multimode indicator now includes digital autopilot and external magnetometer interface capabilities. With the ability to control autopilot heading, altitude, and vertical speed from its intuitive user interface, the AV-30-E provides a highly integrated and capable replacement for traditional attitude indicators [...]

2022-03-21T17:30:45-05:0003/21/22|Press Release|

uAvionix Announces Acquisition by DC Capital Partners

Bigfork, Montana — March 9, 2022 — uAvionix is pleased to announce its acquisition by DC Capital Partners, LLC (DCCP). Since uAvionix's inception, the company has leveraged disruptive technology to emerge at the forefront of the unmanned and general aviation markets. Becoming a portfolio company of DCCP will propel uAvionix forward with the means [...]

2022-03-09T13:58:26-06:0003/09/22|Press Release|

uAvionix announces tailBeaconX trade-up program to meet 1090 ADS-B requirements

Bigfork, Montana –– March 7, 2022 –– uAvionix today announced a Trade-Up to tailBeaconX Program for aircraft owners desiring to upgrade to a Space-Based Mode S 1090ES ADS-B Transponder for mandate compliance and operating flights in 1090 MHz airspace. With this limited-time Trade-Up Program, current owners of a uAvionix skyBeacon, tailBeacon, or echoUAT can [...]

2022-03-07T12:06:41-06:0003/07/22|Press Release|

uAvionix and CubePilot announce reseller distribution agreement

Bigfork, Montana — March 1, 2022 — Today, uAvionix and CubePilot announced a partnership to allow the extensive CubePilot reseller network to sell the full George Autopilot Ecosystem and George integration kits directly to end-users. CubePilot resellers will now be able to offer the uAvionix George Autopilot Ecosystem, which is based on the world′s [...]

2022-03-01T14:06:12-06:0003/01/22|Press Release|

uAvionix paves the way to Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) with successful first flight of SkyLink C-Band Command & Control (C2) radio.

Bigfork, Montana — December 21, 2021 — Today, uAvionix announced the successful completion of the first series of flights with its newly developed SkyLink Control & Non-Payload Communications (CNPC) C-band radio, intended to meet the needs of safety-critical & BVLOS missions as well as operators and manufacturers with airframe certification in mind. The flight [...]

2021-12-21T12:41:46-06:0012/21/21|Press Release|

uAvionix’s pingStation 3 Enhances Airspace Situational Awareness for Airports and Unmanned Aircraft Operations

November 10th, 2021 – Bigfork, Montana – uAvionix today launched its upgraded dual-frequency ADS-B receiver, pingStation 3 to globally and locally enhance situational awareness. pingStation 3 integrates 978 and 1090 MHz ADS-B receivers, GPS, antenna, and Power-Over-Ethernet (POE) interface into an easy-to-install, rugged weatherproof enclosure.  With a selection of non-proprietary and industry-standard data interfaces, such [...]

2021-11-10T10:26:58-06:0011/10/21|Press Release|

uAvionix AV-30-C STC Now Available to over 500 Canadian Registered Aircraft

Bigfork Montana – October 12, 2021 – uAvionix today announced it has received a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) by Transport Canada (TCCA) for its AV-30-C Electronic Flight Instrument System (EFIS) for almost 100 additional Canadian registered General Aviation aircraft models. This significantly expands the availability of AV-30-C in the Canadian market for newer aircraft [...]

2021-10-12T11:22:36-05:0010/12/21|Press Release|

uAvionix Receives FAA Approvals for C-band Testing and Continues to Roll-out its SkyLine C2 at Several New Locations

August 16, 2021 – Bigfork, Montana – Today, uAvionix announced it has received FAA approvals to test its new skyLink Command and Control (C2) radios on the aviation-protected C-band frequencies and has expanded its plans to deploy the SkyLine enterprise managed C2 Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) network at several new locations in [...]

2021-08-16T12:21:44-05:0008/16/21|Press Release|

uAvionix Receives FAA TSO for World’s First Certified Drone GPS Receiver

August 4, 2021 – Bigfork, Montana – Today, uAvionix Corporation announced it has received a Technical Standard Order (TSO) from the FAA for its “truFYX” Global Positioning System (GPS) receiver for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). The Satellite-Based Augmentation System (SBAS) / Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS) capable GPS is the first to specifically target [...]

2021-08-04T10:52:19-05:0008/04/21|Press Release|

uAvionix Releases Independent Analysis of tailBeaconX Performance Operating With Space-Based ADS-B

July 7, 2021 – Bigfork Montana – uAvionix Corporation today released an independent report created by Capital Sciences, LLC and endorsed by Aireon LLC, comparing the performance of its TSO-certified tailBeaconX transponder to traditional diversity transponders when tracked by Aireon’s space-based ADS-B orbital network. The report concluded the following: “This analysis shows that tailBeaconX performs very [...]

2021-07-07T14:11:07-05:0007/07/21|Press Release|