406 MHz Emergency Locator Transmitters Approved For Cessna
Sierra Industries has received an STC (ST09718AC) from the FAA
for the installation of the Artex C406 (406 MHz) Emergency Locator
Transmitter on Cessna Citation Models 500, 501, 550, 551, S550 and
Bill Thompson Explains the Avionics Information Owners Need to Know
For owners, the aircraft’s annual maintenance check is a time of year that most dread; yet, it is as fundamental to aviation safety as the procedures that every pilot goes through before each flight. Required by the FAA to meet basic airworthiness standards, an aircraft’s registered owner or operator must complete a specific number of inspections and maintenance procedures to be safe (and legal) to fly each year.