FAA creates RVSM benefit to ADS-B Out early equipage

The Federal Aviation Administration eliminates the requirement for operators to apply for an RVSM authorization when their aircraft are equipped with qualified ADS-B Out systems and meet specific altitude-keeping equipment requirements for operations in RVSM airspace.

EASA publishes NPA on CS-STAN

The European Aviation Safety Agency has published its proposed regular update of the certification specifications for standard changes & standard repairs (CS-STAN) -- Issue 3.

Worldwide avionics sales up 15.5 percent over last year

"With robust growth in sales during the first nine months of the year, industry is on pace to produce the largest dollar amount of year-end avionics sales since the reporting process began back in 2012," said AEA President Paula Derks.

AEA attends Aviation Education & Career Expo

Ric Peri, AEA vice president of government and industry affairs, is attending today's 13th annual Aviation Education & Career Expo at the Leesburg Executive Airport in Leesburg, Virginia.

AEA Names Mike Adamson President and CEO

Following an extensive search process, the Aircraft Electronics Association's board of directors announced its selection of Mike Adamson as its president and chief executive officer to become effective March 25, 2019, during the 62nd annual AEA International Convention & Trade Show in Palm Springs, California.

AEA Applauds FAA Long-term Reauthorization

The Aircraft Electronics Association applauds the U.S. Congress for recently approving bipartisan legislation that provides long-term stability and critical reforms to the Federal Aviation Administration. President Donald Trump is expected to sign H.R. 302 later this afternoon at the White House.