Avidyne TAS600 Series Traffic Advisory Systems Receive Brazilian Validation for Model List Certification

Avidyne Corporation, a leading provider of integrated flight deck and safety systems for general aviation aircraft, today announced that they have received Agencia Nacional De Aviacao Civil -Brasil (ANAC) validation for their Approved Model List Supplemental Type Certificate (AML STC) for the installation of the of ADS-B-upgradeable TAS600 Series of Traffic Advisory Systems. This approved model list validation includes more than 400 aircraft makes and models, including Brazilian Type Certificated (TC) aircraft models from the Industria Aeronautica Neiva family of Embraer and Piper-licensed aircraft. "Brazil, especially the Sao Paulo region, has some of the densest air traffic in the world, and a high performance dual-antenna traffic system such as the TAS600 Series is critical to keeping pilots and their passengers safe," said Patrick Herguth, Chief Operating Officer. "This AML has been extended to include a large number of aircraft that were licensed for manufacture in Brazil, and gives our Brazilian dealers a basis for installation approval that reduces the paperwork cost and time associated with each TAS600 installation." "Avidyne traffic systems have made a significant impact on aviation safety for general aviation aircraft owners around the world," said Dan Schwinn, Avidyne President and CEO. "Regional certification approvals are important to the continued success of our international dealers, and coupled with our aggressive pricing of our active traffic systems, we are providing significant safety benefits and cost savings for our customers."

Source: Avidyne Corp.
Date: Jul 12, 2011