April 29, 2022
Honeywell and BendixKing are pushing the envelope and working on new offerings that will revolutionize the safety, efficiency and overall flight experience of general aviation aircraft. From touch screen autopilots to in-flight internet connectivity, here are five state of the art products designed by pilots for pilots.
For many years, Honeywell and BendixKing have been shaping the future of general aviation with products and services that make your life as a pilot easier, more enjoyable, and safer while keeping your aircraft up to the modern industry standards, no matter if you fly an experimental or certified platform.
Navigation and Communication Systems. AeroNav is a navigation and communication system designed for Part 23 and Part 25 aircraft. The technologically advanced AeroNav is a feature-rich, hybrid touchscreen/physical-knobs GPS/FMS/NAV/COM. It is possibly one of the most sophisticated navigators ever built. It gives you all the functions that you expect from a smartly designed product with an intuitive graphical user interface, making your entire flying experience easy and more enjoyable. This series is designed as a slide in replacement for the GNS 430 and GNS 530 legacy navigators to minimize installation time and cost.
The Autopilot. AeroCruze 230 is your touchscreen easy-to-use, high-precision autopilot. You can use it to reduce workload and concentrate on tasks that require your immediate attention. It helps you manage multiple tasks when you feel like you need an extra hand in complex situations as you fly today’s airspace. We designed and built AeroCruze 230 specially for the current owners of BendixKing’s KFC 150/200. The autopilot can be upgraded quickly and effortlessly, without the need to purchase new servos, saving extra budget in additional costs.
Flight Decks and Displays – The AeroVue Touch is a full-function PFD/MFD solution for replacement of legacy six-pack instruments. The highest-quality materials have been incorporated into the design by BendixKing/Honeywell experts, drawing from programs such as the F-16 avionics. AeroVue Touch is simple to install, use and maintain. It is packed with features, such as state-of-the-art, industry-leading SmartView™ synthetic vision, a vertical situation display that shows flight path over terrain, and ADS-B In weather and traffic and more. AeroVue Touch was awarded the 2018 Good Design Award in the Transportation category, earning a place among designs from other big names in the technology and transportation industries.
In-flight internet connectivity – Research has shown that with 98% of aircraft are expected to have some level of connectivity within the next 15 years. AeroWave 100 is your solution for in-flight internet connectivity that allows you, your co-pilot, or passengers to send text messages, browse the web, send email and make phone calls. It uses the Inmarsat satellite network to enable communication anywhere in the world.
Engine Monitoring. The AeroPoint 200/300 is an advanced and accurate high-resolution display for engine monitoring. TSO’d as a primary instrument, this replaces many of your old engine gauges, and can be installed in portrait and landscape mode to best utilize your existing panel space. The proven technology acts as an on-board engineer and displays a menu of critical and informational parameters for a variety of engines and aircraft.
Learn more about our solutions today at https://www.bendixking.com/us/en