ICBC Leasing selects Rockwell Collins avionics for up to 42 Airbus A320s

China-based ICBC Leasing has selected a comprehensive suite of Rockwell Collins’ communication, navigation and surveillance avionics as baseline for up to 42 new Airbus A320 aircraft. Deliveries of these aircraft are expected to commence later this year.

A signing ceremony to commemorate the agreement was held today at the 2012 Singapore Airshow.

“ICBC Leasing is pleased to select Rockwell Collins as its baseline supplier,” said Tao Mei, Executive Vice President of ICBC Leasing. “This will strengthen our position as a provider of reliable and flexible fleet solutions for our global customer base.”

“This is the first time that ICBC Leasing is bringing a baseline package of our avionics to their customers, including our most advanced weather radar – MultiScan™, and the GLU-925 Multimode Receiver,” said Colin Mahoney, vice president, Sales & Marketing for Commercial Systems at Rockwell Collins. “This technology plays an important role in increasing the safety and efficiency of air traffic operations in this regions’ evolving airspace.”

Source: Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE: COL)
Date: Feb 14, 2012