Rockwell Collins Fights Back At Garmin With Fusion EDS

Feb 28, 2012   By Graham Warwick  Rockwell Collins has secured an unidentified launch customer for a lower-cost version of its Pro Line Fusion integrated avionics system, aimed at light and medium-sized business aircraft. The deal to supply the Fusion Embedded Display System (EDS) cockpit was won in “head-to-head” competition against Garmin, says Kent Statler, … More Rockwell Collins Fights Back At Garmin With Fusion EDS

Air Force halts controversial contract Afghan light air support deal may be dead, analysts say

By Jim Moore The Air Force on Feb. 28 canceled a contract to purchase the Embraer A-29 Super Tucano for duty in Afghanistan, following litigation and protest from rival Hawker Beechcraft. The Air Force announced on Feb. 28 an abrupt about-face following a well-publicized dogfight over a contract to build light air support aircraft for … More Air Force halts controversial contract Afghan light air support deal may be dead, analysts say