Avionics News December 2014 - 62
The InSight Integrated Flight Deck is the
newest avionics suite from Universal
Avionics Systems Corp.
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Universal Avionics Systems Corp.
A crowded booth was on hand
during the NBAA Convention for
the first public unveiling of the
newest avionics suite from Universal Avionics Systems Corp. - the
InSight Integrated Flight Deck. The
company's president and chairman of the board, Ted Naimer,
introduced the system that is embedded with next generation
synthetic vision system with advanced mapping capability and
intuitive system-wide Graphical Pilot Interface.
According to the company, primary hardware components of the InSight Integrated Flight Deck include a 10.4inch EFI-1040 Display acting as PFD and/or MFD, Electronic Control Display Unit, Alphanumeric Keyboard and
Data Concentrator Unit II. The 10.4-inch high-resolution
LED backlit LCD EFI-1040 Display offers multiple processors/partitioning, an Ethernet-based architecture, and future
size and orientation options. Pilot interface and control of
the system is provided through the ECDU, a 5-inch flatpanel display, and a Cursor Control Panel - a unique 'point
& click' system controller. The ANK allows for alphanumeric entries, Flight Management System function keys
and a database SD card server. A second-generation data
concentrator, the DCU II, provides analog/digital conversion/concentration.
"We have an extensive knowledge base in retrofit display systems garnished from our work with our EFI-890R,
which is currently STC'd in over 30 aircraft types," said Dan
Reida, Universal Avionics vice president of sales, marketing and support. "We listened to our customers, combined
their input with this knowledge and incorporated what we've
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