FLYHT Aerospace Solutions receives new certifications for automated flight info reporting system

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: FLY) (OTCQX: FLYLF) has received supplemental type certificates (STCs) for the Automated Flight Information Reporting System (AFIRS) 228 on multiple aircraft types, the company said.

The approved aircraft types include the ATR 42-500 (600 version) and the ATR 72-212A (600 version) from the European Aviation Safety Agency, the Boeing B757-200 aircraft from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Transport Canada Civil Aviation (TCCA) STC for the Bombardier DHC 8 -100, 200, 300 series aircraft.

ATR STCs enable a long-time FLYHT customer to install the AFIRS 228 on their newly acquired ATR aircraft. Four of the aircraft will come online with AFIRS 228 within the month, contributing to a total of ten new aircraft that will enter into service by the end of 2016.

FLYHT currently holds over 75 STCs, which allow for AFIRS installation on over 95 percent of commercial aircraft.

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. is a provider of real-time aircraft intelligence and cockpit communications for the aerospace industry. More than 50 customers, including airlines, leasing companies and original equipment manufacturers, have installed systems in order to increase safety, improve operational efficiencies and enhance profitability.