EFIS


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EFIS

abbreviation for
(Aeronautics) electronic flight information systems
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Few of us will argue that with a good EFIS it's child's play to maintain that situational awareness, regardless of the quality of your scan.
Despite their troubles, Juan and the Board managed to stay afloat during the EFIS project.
Series of fires aboard CRJ200s resulting in temporary loss of all cockpit EFIS displays on some of the affected aircraft prompted the US National Transportation Safety Board to urge FAA to address the situation.
In addition to a wide range of EFIS and head-up displays for the civil aviation market (Airbus A310, 300-600, 320 and 330) this division is now actively developing new display systems for tomorrow's fighter aircraft.
The low-cost G5 EFIS is one popular add-on, Koss said.
He went so far as to carefully script the whole day, being sure to cover each element: all the approaches, a circle to land, misses out the wazoo, holds, procedure turns, partial panel work (in an airplane with two EFIS and all the backup you could want) and ending with a single-engine approach and landing.
The compact and cost-effective G5 delivers exceptional performance and reliability serving as either a back-up instrument to G3X(TM) or other EFIS systems or as a standalone primary flight instrument, with optional autopilot mode annunciation.
I saw him first as an ADS-B target on my EFIS screen, a simple white diamond with a predicted (that's important) trajectory, some 20 miles away.
The new Hilton Garden Inn Islip/ MacArthur Airport is a four-story, 100,000 square foot building of reinforced concrete block with EFIS finish.
Incorporating EFIS into the cockpit was a big change from the analog gauges and required instruction on the many new functions and improvements.
In your budget EFIS shootout article in the January 2017 Aviation Consumer, you said the Garmin G5 display would accept input from the company's WAAS panel navigators in lieu of installing a dedicated GPS antenna for the built-in GPS.
Two telling accidents happened in aircraft equipped just like mine, with a non-TSO'd EFIS coupled to TSO'd GPS units.