Subscribe Free
in Business Aviation

Nextant Aerospace launches large cabin 604XT programme

Posted 22 May 2017 · Add Comment

Nextant Aerospace has announced the launch of a new cockpit avionics programme in conjunction with Rockwell Collins that will bring Pro Line Fusion to the Bombardier Challenger 604 aircraft platform.

The Pro Line Fusion upgrade is expected to be certified by fall of 2018 and available through Nextant Aerospace.

“We have been evaluating opportunities in the large cabin market for the past three years,” said Jay Heublein, Executive Vice President for Nextant Aerospace. “The Challenger 604 aircraft is a proven operating platform with an exceptional cabin that meets all our selection criteria for a remanufacturing programme. The legacy cockpit is in need of modernisation and combined with the pending 2020 regulatory requirements, this aircraft an ideal choice for this program and the timing is perfect.”

“The Challenger 604 is a highly-valued, long-haul aircraft that owners want to continue flying well into the future,” said Craig Olson, Vice President and General Manager, Business and Regional Systems for Rockwell Collins. “This becomes the third aircraft platform to have the Pro Line Fusion aftermarket upgrade option, continuing our ongoing effort to provide owners with a means to keep their aircraft relevant with modern technology, enhanced situational awareness and mandate compliance.”

 

* required field

Post a comment

Other Stories
Advertisement
Latest News

F-16Vs to the rescue of Bahrain's age concern

Bahrain is to recapitalise its ageing fighter force with the purchase of 19 new-build Block 70 F-16Vs and via the upgrade of its 20 surviving Block 40 F-16C/Ds to the same standard.

Emirates and Flydubai celebrate six months of successful partnership

Emirates and Flydubai has revealed strong passenger numbers for the first six months of their partnership.

Etihad Aviation Group launches initiatives to commemorate the Year of Zayed

Etihad Aviation Group has unveiled its extensive Year of Zayed initiatives which are set to be launched throughout 2018.

Emirates renews its support to Mauritius and Seychelles

Emirates has announced its renewed support to Mauritius and the Seychelles by extending its global marketing agreement with the respective Tourism Boards of the two countries.

Flydubai announces direct flights to Helsinki

Flydubai has announced services to Finland’s capital, Helsinki.

Oman Air unveils First Class suite at Arabian Travel Market

Oman Air unveiled the new First Class Mini Suite of its Dreamliner 787 -9 fleet, at the Arabian Travel Market, a key travel and tourism event taking place from 22-25 April, held in Dubai.

SOFEX SK2018
See us at
GATM BT1004061118AirportShow BT1502090518Global Aerospace BT2018SOFEX BT2018ASDubai BT1004091018BIAS BT271017161118Istanbul Airshow BT22018ArabianTravelMkBT250418EBACE 2018MEBAA BT1004121218Cargo BT1004091018