navAero Receives First-Ever EASA Class 2 EFB STC for A320 Family

(Sundsvall, Sweden, January 15, 2010) -- navAero announces the t.Bag(tm)C22 Electronic Flight Bag system has successfully received an EASA Supplementary Type Certificate (STC) for Airbus A318/319/320/321 series aircraft. The deployed architecture consists of cross-connected dual t.Bag C22 EFB systems with the t.Pad series displays. The systems also feature navAero-designed, UMTS/HSDPA - 3G cellular modem for on-ground data transfer, WiFi, and ARINC 429 connectivity to onboard systems. The certified solution enables operators to utilize data from onboard systems to auto populate data for third party charting and maintenance applications as well as initiate on ground message and data transfers as required for paperless operation. navAero spokesperson, Knut Aabo, Executive Vice President Sales and Marketing, says: "This achievement shows that our t.Bag(tm)C22 Electronic Flight Bag system meets all the European regulatory requirements to be a highly integrated part of a modern airline, providing end-to-end connectivity from aircraft to operations." The certification and engineering activities are performed in cooperation with Scandinavian Avionics A/S. Installations are currently in progress and installation kits are available for delivery. "We are very happy to provide our European Airbus 318/319/320/321 customers with a cost reducing, environmental friendly and safety enhancing state-of-the art EFB platform", concludes Mr. Aabo.
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Source: navAero
Date: Jan 26, 2010