September 4, 2017 - The first Universal Insight installation performed by an independent MRO will be installed in a Citation VII in December 2017 at SoCal Jets Van Nuys, CA facility. “The Insight installation will take the Citation VII to the next level with advanced technology, situation awareness, overall system reliability, and safety – all while reducing overall operating costs says Jeff Manion, SoCal Jets Technical Sales”.
InSight also offers a path to meet future mandates and certifications like FAA NexGen, Single European Sky ATM Research (SESAR), Controller-Pilot Data Link Communications (CPDLC), Future Air Navigation System (FANS) 1/A+, Aeronautical Telecommunication Network Baseline 1 (ATN B1) CPDLC (Link 2000+), Data Comm, and Performance-Based Navigation (PBN) In addition, you will meet Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) Out compliance with the UASC SBAS-FMS and Honeywell RCZ-8XX Transponder.
David Robinson, Chief Pilot, Avista Corporation, said, “We chose SoCal Jets, because of their extensive experience with ADS-B out, LPV Approach and NextGen compliance solutions. It was clear that your technicians are very knowledgeable and passionate about their work. I am impressed with the level of service, and professionalism of your staff and would highly recommend your services.”
Headquartered in Van Nuys, CA, SoCal Jets employs some of the best aircraft technicians and promotes a positive attitude that endures company-wide success as it proudly celebrates its 31st year in business. Each SoCal Jets employee is dedicated to maintaining aircraft to the highest standard, with the utmost commitment to the safety of our customers. SoCal Jets services primarily Gulfstream, Challenger, Falcon, Hawker, Learjet, and Citation aircraft. SoCal Jets also supports many aircraft in Mexico, and is proud to be one of just a handful of U.S. companies to have received certification from the Mexican DGAC.