L3’s Latest EFD-750 Electronic Flight Display Selected by Textron Aviation
Standby system to feature in Cessna Denali aircraft currently in development
ORLANDO, Fla., October 16, 2018 – L3 Commercial Aviation announced today the first selection for its newly launched Electronic Flight Display, EFD-750. Aircraft manufacturer Textron Aviation has selected the standby system to be used in its Cessna Denali turboprop aircraft currently in development.
“L3 has had a long-standing relationship with Textron Aviation, and we’re thrilled to build on this by delivering our new EFD-750 for the Cessna Denali,” said Eric Jenkins, Vice President and General Manager of Commercial Markets at Aviation Products, which is part of L3 Commercial Aviation. “This selection demonstrates our commitment to innovation and working closely with aircraft manufacturers to deliver high-quality, leading-edge products to meet their needs.”
The Cessna Denali aims to revolutionize the single-engine turboprop market segment, incorporating advanced technology throughout the aircraft. Nowhere is this more evident than its cutting-edge cockpit, as the Denali is designed to deliver a best-in-class experience for passengers and pilots alike.
The EFD-750 Electronic Flight Display standby system is a compact and scalable unit delivering displays for attitude, airspeed, altitude and slip/skid. The Denali configuration will also utilize the Magnetometer MAG-500 for the display of magnetic heading data. The device features a 3-inch, high-resolution color display providing pilots a high-quality standby backup for their primary flight displays.
About L3 Commercial Aviation
L3 Commercial Aviation provides holistic solutions across a wide range of services to the commercial aviation industry. From check-in to touchdown, L3 Commercial Aviation’s integrated solutions work to make air travel safer, more efficient and more effective. Its expertise extends across on-aircraft avionics, integrated airport security and complete pilot training offerings. It combines products and services from L3’s Aviation Products, Commercial Training Solutions (CTS), and Security & Detection Systems business units, as well as ACSS, a joint venture of L3 and Thales. To learn more about L3 Commercial Aviation, please visit the company’s website at www.L3CommercialAviation.com.
About L3 Technologies
L3 Technologies is an agile innovator and leading provider of global ISR, communications and networked systems, and electronic systems for military, homeland security and commercial aviation customers. With headquarters in New York City and approximately 31,000 employees worldwide, L3 develops advanced defense technologies and commercial solutions in pilot training, aviation security, night vision and EO/IR, weapons, maritime systems and space. The company reported 2017 sales of $9.6 billion. To learn more about L3, please visit the company’s website at www.L3T.com.
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