Press Releases

Fokker Services Collaborates with CMC Electronics to Certify GNSS Receivers for Cargolux

The partnership prepared Cargolux for the ADS-B Out mandate.

Montréal, February 5, 2020 - Fokker Services and CMC Electronics established an essential partnership to certify a stand-alone GNSS receiver for ADS-B Out usage. The innovative dual installation approach, designed by each organizations’ respective engineering teams, ensured Cargolux’s compliance with the mandate in the U.S. and Europe.


ADS-B Out solution featuring CMC’s CMA-3024 for business aircraft equipped with Primus II

(Dubai Air Show, November 17, 2019) CMC Electronics and DAC International are pleased to announce the FAA approval of their latest automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) Out Supplemental Type Certificate (ST00934DE) for aircraft equipped with Honeywell’s Primus II avionics suite.


World’s first LPV STC for B737NG receives FAA approval

(Dubai, November 17, 2019) CMC Electronics is pleased to announce that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has approved an STC to install CMC Electronics’ SBAS-capable CMA-5024 GPS on B737NG aircraft to comply with worldwide ADS-B Out mandates as well as SBAS/GPS navigation enabling the world’s first LPV approaches for B737NGs. CMC’s solution, developed in collaboration with the FAA’s Navigation Programs office, offers operators the advantage of a cost-effective alternative to replacing their current multi-mode receiver (MMR).


CMC Electronics’ New Dual Wavelength InGaAs APD Receiver on Display at CANSEC

Ottawa, CANSEC - May 29, 2019 – CMC Electronics is pleased to announce the launch of a new Dual Wavelength InGaAs Avalanche Photodiode (APD) Preamplifier Module designed to support accurate and consistent eye-safe laser range finding and LiDAR designs under a variety of moisture and altitude conditions. In low signals or high, warm weather or cold, and for distances near or far, APD facilitates accurate decision making due to the speed and precision of the information it provides.

CMC Electronics’ CMA-5024 receives TCCA STC certification for ADS-B out and LPV on B737NG aircraft family

Montréal, April 25, 2019 - CMC Electronics is pleased to announce that Transport Canada Civil Aviation (TCCA) has approved an STC to install CMC’s SBAS-capable CMA-5024 GLSSU on B737NG aircraft for DO-260B ADS-B out compliance and SBAS/GPS navigation with the option to enable LPV approach capability. FAA and EASA STC approvals are in progress and expected shortly for all B737NG aircraft types (-600/-700/-800).

ADS-B Out STCs for Part 25 Aircraft Featuring Esterline’s CMA-3024

Esterline Avionics Systems, CMD Flight Solutions and DAC International are pleased to announce the Supplemental Type Certificate (ST03424CH and ST04159CH) approval of their ADS-B Out solution for Part 25 aircraft.

Esterline Selected by Honeywell for its ED-800 CRT Replacement Program

Esterline Avionics Systems is pleased to announce that Honeywell Aerospace has chosen its CMA-6800 CRT to LCD conversion solution for its ED-800 Replacement Program.