FANS 1/A compliant AVIATOR 700D solution supports both cockpit and cabin connectivity
LYNGBY, Denmark - Cobham SATCOM's
AVIATOR 700D satellite communication system has been certified for
use on the Dassault Falcon 900A/B and 900C/EX aircraft.
Obtained by Dassault Aviation, the new certification for the
AVIATOR 700D will allow operators of Falcon 900s to take their
aircraft to the next level of cockpit and cabin connectivity.
The Level D-certified AVIATOR 700D is fully CPDLC FANS 1/A
compliant, bringing critical safety, navigational and performance
data directly into the cockpit. Benefits include reduced pilot
workload, increased efficiency with fuel and time savings,
increased aircraft longevity, clearer and more accurate
communication between the pilot and air traffic controllers and
improved overall operational safety. The AVIATOR 700D also enables
simultaneous voice and data connectivity as well as facilitating
connectivity for numerous pda solutions such as smartphones,
tablets and pcs.
The AVIATOR 700D is offered standalone and can be integrated
with Dassault's Falcon Elite II (Falcon 900C/EX) and Select II
(Falcon 900A/B) avionic suites.
Jim Walizer, maintenance manager for a Falcon 7X and Falcon
900EX EASy, said: "The AVIATOR 700D has been a reliable system for
us. We depend on the AVIATOR 700D to provide time critical
communications to the aircraft for both our cockpit and cabin
The AVIATOR 700D is currently installed on the Falcon 7X, Falcon
900EX EASy and Falcon 2000EX EASy models.
Certification of the AVIATOR 700D on the Falcon 2000/2000EX is
also underway and scheduled to be completed by the end of the
The AVIATOR 700D is part of Cobham SATCOM's portfolio of
innovative SwiftBroadband solutions, consisting of the AVIATOR S
series, plus the AVIATOR 200, 300, 350 and 700, which support a
range of advanced applications including cockpit voice dialling,
in-flight calling and internet browsing.
For further information please visit Cobham Booth C10816 at this
year's NBAA. Dassault Aircraft Services is on Booth N6117 and
Dassault Falcon is on Booth N6117 (Static Display). For more
information about Cobham SATCOM's AVIATOR portfolio, please visit
About Cobham SATCOM
Providing dependable communications and internet access
anywhere under the most demanding conditions.
Our satellite and radio communication terminals perform in the
most challenging and remote environments on land, at sea and in the
We design and manufacture these high performance products under
the AVIATOR, EXPLORER, SAILOR and Sea Tel brands providing
customers with outstanding performance, value and support through
our global sales and service network.
The most important thing we build is trust.
We protect lives and livelihoods with our differentiated
technology and know-how, operating with a deep insight into
customer needs and agility. Our innovative range of technologies
and services solve challenging problems in harsh environments
across commercial, defence and security markets, from deep space to
the depths of the ocean, specialising in meeting the growing demand
for data, connectivity and bandwidth.
We employ more than 12,000 people on five continents, and have
customers and partners in over 100 countries, with market leading
positions in: wireless, audio, video and data communications,
including satellite communications; defence electronics; air-to-air
refuelling; aviation services; life support and mission
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