Emirates Airlines has selected a comprehensive package of
Rockwell Collins avionics for 32 new Airbus A380 and 30 new Boeing
777 aircraft. Aircraft deliveries are in progress and will continue
The agreement was commemorated Monday at a signing ceremony at
the Dubai Airshow.
The deal includes Rockwell Collins’ MultiScan Threat
Detection System and the GLU-925 Multi-Mode Receiver (MMR), the
industry’s first MMR certified for precision landing using
either Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) or Instrument
Landing Systems (ILS).
Emirates also selected the following sensors: ADF-900 Automatic
Direction Finder, DME-900 Distance Measuring Equipment, HFS-900D
High Speed Data Radio, VHF-2100 Very High Frequency Transceiver,
CPL-920D Coupling Unit, and VOR-900 VHF Omnidirectional Radio.
“This important win signifies the strength of the
long-standing, trusted relationship we have with one of the most
respected airlines in the world,” said Claude Alber, vice
president and managing director of Europe, the Middle East and
Africa (EuMEA) for Rockwell Collins. “We commend Emirates for
selecting the most advanced communication, navigation and
surveillance systems available which will make for a smoother and
safer travel experience.”