RVSM

AcronymDefinition
RVSMReduced Vertical Separation Minimums/Minima (aircraft)
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The firm serves as the FAA's lead contractor for domestic RVSM (DRVSM) implementation and remains the sole contractor supporting the safety oversight of DRVSM.
We believe we are positioned to sell additional Lear 20 & 30 series RVSM kits during the next two years.
RVSM will give a 20% capacity increase for Europe's upper airspace.
Added options for the IMSU include: NVIS, external magnetometer interface, Standby Radio Management Unit, alternate navigator functionality and RVSM compliance.
CSSI has had the privilege to work on the RVSM monitoring program since July 1999, and has supported over 7,000 monitoring flights worldwide.
For most aircraft operators, monitoring is the final step in the RVSM approval process," said Kim Joyce, CSSI programme manager.
Fiscal 2007 RVSM sales decreased $553,000 and modification service sales decreased $331,000 from fiscal 2006.
This RVSM compliant system will result in approximately 100 pounds of weight savings, and will give pilots the advantages of flying WAAS approaches with Garmin's GFC[TM] 700 autopilot, electronic charts, datalink weather and optional Synthetic Vision Technology (SVT[TM]).
Without RVSM certification, the aircraft can t fly above 29,000 feet.
has received FAA Group Approval for its next-generation RVSM solution in Learjet 35 and 36 model airplanes equipped with the FC-200 autopilot.
L2 specializes in RVSM, RAAS, TAWS, Satcom, TCAS, EFB, Flat Panels, DFDR and FMS among other avionics systems.
Revenues from non RVSM modification services increased $174,000 or 15% in the first three months of fiscal 2007.