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Envoy Air selects Universal Avionics FMS for WAAS upgrade

Envoy Air has selected Universal Avionics SBAS-FMS for the regional airline's WAAS upgrade program on their fleet of Embraer EMB-140 and EMB-145 aircraft.

July 21, 2017  By Universal Avionics

The upgrade includes dual UNS-1Lw FMSs, providing Envoy with a navigation source for ADS-B Out and the latest in capabilities and operational efficiencies.

With the latest hardware and software technology, Envoy can now take advantage of improved navigation performance, along with increased reliability, and improved database capability.

“Upgrading their existing, legacy Universal Avionics FMS to our current UNS-1Lw model equips the Envoy fleet for Performance Based Navigation and will support Envoy through the next generation of communication, navigation, surveillance /air traffic management (CNS/ATM),” said Robert Kline, Universal Avionics airline sales manager for the U.S.

Universal Avionics’ line of SBAS-FMSs bring significant benefits to operations through the latest advancements in technology which allow operators to realize increased reliability and less downtime.



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