Avidyne Receives Brazilian Validation of Latest DFC-series Digital Autopilot Capabilities
- ANAC-approved software adds Dynamic Envelope Protection and Full Time Envelope Alerting (EA) in DFC90 for Entegra-equipped Cirrus aircraft, and adds Flap Overspeed Sensing for Entegra Release9/DFC100-equipped aircraft.
Avidyne Corporation, a leading provider of integrated avionics and safety systems for general aviation aircraft, today announced that they have received Agência Nacional De Aviação Civil –Brasil (ANAC) validation for their DFC90 Release 2 software upgrade which adds full-time Envelope Alerting (EA) capability and also allows the option of wiring the aircraft for dynamic Envelope Protection (EP) with Flap Sensing for Cirrus SR20 and SR22 aircraft in Brazil. The ANAC approval also includes validation of software v9.2.4, which adds flap overspeed sensing capability for Cirrus aircraft with the Entegra Release 9 and DFC100 package.
“These new features, including Full-time Envelope Alerting and flap-sensing dynamic Envelope Protection, provide additional safety enhancements for our DFC-series autopilot customers, and we are pleased to be able to extend these capabilities to our Brazilian customer base,” said Patrick Herguth, Avidyne’s Chief Operating Officer.
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Source : Avidyne Corp.