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Duncan Aviation News

Duncan Aviation’s Senior Captain Larry Bartlett Receives FAA’s Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award

Duncan Aviation is excited to announce that its Senior Captain, Larry Bartlett, has been awarded the FAA’s Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award. The award honors pilots who hold a US Civil Aviation Authority or Federal Aviation Administration pilot certificate, have 50 or more years of civil and military piloting experience, are US citizens, and have not had any airman certification revoked.

Duncan Aviation Publishes Updated Airspace Modernization Straight Talk Book

In January, a team of avionics sales professionals at Duncan Aviation updated the information in the Airspace Modernization Straight Talk Book. The book covers the FAA’s Airspace Modernization initiatives, including mandates in the US and throughout the world, and talks about what types of equipment are necessary to take advantage of the new technologies.

Duncan Aviation Teams With Honeywell Aerospace, Turbojet Engineering & Beck’s Hybrid On STC

Duncan Aviation is pleased to announce that its Engineering/Certification and Avionics Installation teams in Battle Creek, Michigan, recently worked with Honeywell Aerospace, Turbojet Engineering, and Beck’s Hybrid to develop a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) to add Synthetic Vision System (SVS) to a Honeywell flight deck on a Learjet 45 series aircraft. The Honeywell flight deck had been previously installed in the customer’s aircraft, and the cooperative effort involved upgrading the system and installing the SVS component.

Duncan Aviation Gives First-Hand Look at Garmin G5000 Flight Deck Install Process

Duncan Aviation is excited to announce a new 4-part video series where Regional Avionics Sales Representative Michael Kussatz walks viewers through the complete process of installing the Garmin G5000 flight deck into a Citation Excel/XLS. The video series is intended to give viewers a first-hand look into everything their technicians have to do to successfully install the new flight deck, and provide more information as to why 10% of the Citation Excel/XLS fleet has already upgraded to the G5000 avionics suite.