FLYHT Receives ATR-42/72 Certification for AFIRS 228 from Brazilian Authorities
Calgary, AB,â€¦March 31, 2014â€¦FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. (â€œFLYHTâ€) has received a Supplemental Type Certificate (â€œSTCâ€) for its Automated Flight Information Reporting System (â€œAFIRSâ€) 228 on the ATR- 42/72 series aircraft from the National Civil Aviation Agency (â€œANACâ€) of Brazil. ANAC is the agency responsible for the regulation and safety of civil aviation in Brazil.
This is FLYHTâ€™s first certification from Brazil and will allow the Company to proceed with its first AFIRS 228 Brazilian customer for 12 ATR-72-200 as announced in a press release on November 12, 2013. The certification was received in a timely manner because FLYHT was able to submit for validation the certification package previously approved by Transport Canada.
If FLYHT completes installation on all contracted aircraft and provides recurring service for the full term of the agreement, the overall gross revenue to FLYHT will be approximately $2,561,400 USD, excluding optional services.
AFIRS 228 is FLYHTâ€™s next-generation flagship product.Â It is designed to provide a fully certified avionics platform capable of meeting all air navigation communications requirements in Europe, the United States and other jurisdictions around the world.Â It also provides the input and outputs necessary to enhance the value of real-time data for FLYHTâ€™s customers globally.Â The AFIRS 228 will be the first safety services certified platform on the planet to provide black box data streaming via FLYHTStreamâ„¢, FLYHTâ€™s patent pending solution.