Cessna selects Honeywell to provide advanced cockpit technologies

Honeywell´s (NYSE: HON) Primus Epic integrated cockpit system has been selected by Cessna Aircraft Company for its new Cessna Citation Hemisphere large-cabin business jet, the company said.

Honeywell´s transoceanic flight management system — including SmartView for lower minimums, precision inertial reference sensors and a comprehensive Connected Aircraft solution — will enable Hemisphere operators to reach destinations faster and with reduced cost.

Cessna´s Citation Hemisphere aircraft will come equipped with Honeywell´s Primus Epic cockpit, which will provide pilots with a conformal 3-D view of the outside world even in challenging weather conditions such as fog, rain or snow to improve situational awareness. Honeywell´s Connected Aircraft solution includes satellite communications and connectivity airtime as well as cockpit, cabin, and maintenance apps and services.

Honeywell is a diversified technology and manufacturing leader, providing aerospace products and services; control technologies, turbochargers and performance materials.