ROWLETT, TEXAS, SEPTEMBER 5, 2017 – NavWorx, Inc. announced today the company is now shipping its ADS600-B 2.0 System for installations in experimental aircraft only. The first aircraft are flying this week. ADS600-B 2.0 is a 2nd generation version of the company’s remote mounted Universal Access Transceiver (UAT). It provides 2020 compliance with ADS-B Out and all the advantages of ADS-B In.
NavWorx has been shipping its ADS600-B 2.0 System since last month (for experimental aircraft only) and the first aircraft are operational this week. Presently, these NavWorx systems are being installed in numerous aircraft including: Vans RV, Challenger, Kitfox, Lancair, Zenair, RANS, Glasair, Pitts, Sonex, Rotorway, Searey, Breezy, Bearhawk, Cubs and the like.
The ADS600-B 2.0 System has a new internal WAAS GPS compliant to FAR 91.225 and FAR 91.227. It features both ADS-B Out & In with built-in Wi-Fi. The ADS600-B 2.0 System allows for reduced installation cost and installation time, and interfaces to any operational transponder and altitude encoder, alleviating the need for a panel-mounted control head. Features include:
- FAR 91.227 compliant internal WAAS GPS
- Uses any existing Mode C or Mode S transponder and coupled altitude encoder
- Built-in Wi-Fi streams Traffic and Weather to iPad and Android apps
- Low cost of installation
“This is a significant step in our progress with certification of the ADS600-B. The company has found a viable solution to the long-delayed actions with the FAA. Our customers have been extremely patient, and vocal, in their support. Meanwhile, the ADS600-B has proven to be a solid contender in the race to fulfill the goals of the NextGen Airspace project,” stated Bill Moffitt, president of NavWorx. ADS-B and NextGen offer many benefits to pilots of GA aircraft in the U.S. NavWorx continues to be the affordable ADS-B solution provider.
The FAA is offering a rebate of $500.00 for ADS-B installations applicable to certified fixed-wing aircraft only. While the company awaits FAA final approval of the ADS600-B 2.0 System, operators are encouraged to take action quickly as the rebate reservation deadline is September 18, 2017, just two weeks remain! (We recommend applying for the rebate on September 16, 2017.)
To help operators realize the full benefits of ADS-B, NavWorx has solutions for every aircraft with its ADS600-B UAT, TransMonSPE, ARINC 429 interface, and Wi-Fi connectivity. NavWorx offers ADS-B compliance solutions, at an attractive and affordable price, for certified and experimental aircraft.
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