ISSC, Lufthansa Technik partner for worldwide installation of flat panel display systems

Innovative Solutions & Support, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISSC) has entered into an agreement with Germany-based Lufthansa Technik to partner as a distributor and installation center for Innovative Solutions & Support´s (IS&S) Cockpit/IP Flat Panel Display System (FPDS) for Classic Series Boeing 737 and 757/767 and its Integrated Standby Unit (ISU) at all of its locations, the company said.

The IS&S flight deck upgrade replaces aging flight instruments on the Classic Series Boeing 737 and the 757/767 utilizing a common 10.4-inch LCD display architecture that IS&S developed and certified to increase operational performance, improve dispatch and on-time arrival, simplify maintenance, enhance situational awareness and improve safety for legacy aircraft. In service on over 320 Boeing 757/767 aircraft the IS&S retrofit decreases power consumption and weight resulting in fuel savings and reduced CO2 emissions and achieves 3 and 10 day MMEL approval all within minimum installation downtime.

The FPDS offers scalable growth to satisfy operators´ demands today, as well as a platform for NextGen and SESAR requirements. The FPDS is CPDLC, RNP, ADS-B In-Trail capable and offers the option of Class 3 E-Charts with own ship position.

The Lufthansa Technik Group provides technical aircraft services globally. Certified internationally as a maintenance, production, and design organization, the company has a workforce of more than 25,000 employees. Its portfolio covers the entire range of services for commercial and VIP/special mission aircraft, engines, components and landing gear in the areas of digital fleet support, maintenance, repair, overhaul, modification, completion and conversion as well as the manufacture of innovative cabin products.

Exton, Pennsylvania-based 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.