“The Garmin G1000 authorization is extremely important to Valair Aviation because it enables us to provide our customers with the newest cutting edge options when upgrading their avionic systems,” said Brian Reid, Valair vice president.
Oklahoma City, OK (PRWEB) August 22, 2012
AGC Aerospace & Defense is pleased to announce Valair Aviation has received status as an Authorized Distributor and Installer for Garmin G1000. Valair has been a Garmin Authorized Distributor since 1989 is pleased to add this new technology to our capabilities.
“The Garmin G1000 authorization is extremely important to Valair Aviation because it enables us to provide our customers with the newest cutting edge options when upgrading their avionic systems,” said Brian Reid, Valair vice president of business development. “Valair Aviation is pleased to offer the G1000 system to our existing and new customers.”
The G1000 integrated package provides all primary flight, navigation, weather, terrain, traffic, radio frequency, engine and fuel readouts on high-definition Liquid Crystal Displays (LCD).
The G1000 installation includes a central 15” Multi-Function Display (MFD), flanked by 10.4” primary flight displays, which provide pilots with a vastly improved visual reference over legacy systems. This system improves safety, and reduces pilot fatigue. A weight savings of over 300lbs is an added benefit for customers that are searching for improved aircraft endurance.
The G1000 system includes the GFC 700 3-axis Auto Pilot, a fully digital, dual channel, fail passive Automatic Flight Control (AFCS), capable of maintaining airspeed references and designed for optimum performance.
Valair, an FAA Part 145 repair station, functions as a turnkey maintenance, repair, and overhaul company for private, public, and military aircraft. The company specializes in heavy maintenance, avionics, interiors, and painting and also serves as an FBO at the Wiley Post Airport in Oklahoma City. Valair has over 50 years of aircraft maintenance, upgrade, repair, and overhaul experience. The company is also an authorized service center for Hawker Beechcraft, Twin Commander, Cessna Aircraft, Westwind Aircraft, Sabreliner Corporation, Honeywell Aerospace, Rockwell Collins, Blackhawk Modifications, Garmin, and Avidyne Corporation.
AGC Aerospace & Defense is a global supplier of technologies, systems and services that support key commercial and military programs. Capabilities within the AGC Aerospace & Defense portfolio include: financing, engineering, integration services, manufacturing, logistics and aircraft modifications.
Johnny Lantz, Director of Marketing & Communications
AGC Aerospace & Defense
Phone: (405) 737-2676 ext. 2012