IS&S wins FAA certification for NextGen flight deck for PC-12 retrofit

Exton, Pennsylvania-based Innovative Solutions & Support, Inc. (IS&S; NASDAQ: ISSC) received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Supplemental Type Certification (STC) for its NextGen Flight Deck for retrofit in the Pilatus PC-12, the company said.

The NextGen Flight Deck includes an Integrated Flight Management System (IFMS), Electronic Flight Bag, Integrated Standby Unit (ISU), synthetic vision, and enhanced vision (FLIR), providing situational awareness, safety enhancements, and operational performance.

The NextGen Flight Deck integrates Primary Flight Display (PFD) and Multi-Function Display (MFD) with dual satellite based augmentation system (SBAS) GPS receivers in support of the Integrated Flight Management System (IFMS) with LPV approach capability. The result is an integrated avionics suite .

Innovative Solutions & Support is a systems integrator that designs and manufactures flight guidance and cockpit display systems for Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM´s) and retrofit applications. The company supplies integrated Flight Management Systems (FMS) and advanced GPS receivers for precision low carbon footprint navigation.