SmartSky Validated Cabin System Equipment
SmartSky provides the flexibility for customers to choose cabin equipment that meets their specific connectivity needs. Manufacturers of cabin equipment that have demonstrated to SmartSky that a specific equipment model number possesses an interface sufficient to obtain ABR status information to learn the network state, IP address assignment, and signal quality, and with proper installation and operation has the capability of connecting and passing data with the SmartSky System, is referred to by SmartSky as “Validated Cabin System Equipment.”
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With over fifty years of revolutionary achievement, exceptional style, performance, and reliability, Bombardier’s family of aircraft is where innovation and luxury meet. Bombardier’s comprehensive line of business jets is the largest of any original equipment manufacturer, with three leading aircraft families. Its complete line of Learjet, Challenger and Global jets allows customers to grow within the Bombardier business aircraft family as their travel requirements evolve. Consistently exceeding executives’ business needs and providing our customers with advanced levels of connectivity and control, Bombardier aircraft make excellent business sense.
Chicago Jet Group
Chicago Jet Group operates an FAA-certified Class 4 Part 145 repair station, offering a complete range of services from routine maintenance inspections to major airframe alterations and repairs. Its experienced aircraft modification technicians operate at three EASA repair facility locations in Chicago, Ill., Atlanta, Ga., and Islip, N.Y.
Founded in 1968 by an aviation legend, Clay Lacy Aviation is distinguished as the most experienced operator of private jets in the world. The company provides a comprehensive set of aviation services including aircraft management, charter, sales, acquisitions, FBO, maintenance, avionics, interiors and aerial cinematography.
Duncan Aviation is the world’s largest family owned business aircraft service provider. The company’s services include major and minor airframe inspections, engine maintenance, major retrofits for cabin and cockpit systems (including inflight connectivity), full paint and interior services, avionics/instrument/accessory repair and overhaul, parts support and preowned aircraft sales and acquisitions. In business since 1956, Duncan Aviation is known for its expertise, high-quality work, responsiveness and customer service.
Honeywell is a Fortune 100 technology company that delivers industry specific solutions that include aerospace products and services; control technologies for buildings and industry; and performance materials globally. Their technologies help everything from aircraft, buildings, manufacturing plants, supply chains, and workers become more connected to make our world smarter, safer, and more sustainable. For more news and information on Honeywell, please visit www.honeywell.com.
Liberty Partners specializes in aircraft modifications support, offering engineering, certification, design and fabrication services. Since 2003, it has operated out of its Okmulgee, O.K. facility where it continues to provide solutions to private, commercial, and government operations. To learn more, visit www.liberty-partners.com.
Pentastar Aviation, wholly owned by Edsel B. Ford II, is a leader in the world of business aviation, providing aircraft management, advisory services, aircraft maintenance, avionics services, interior services and award-winning FBO services. Air charter transportation services are provided by Pentastar Aviation Charter, Inc., a U.S. FAR Part 135 on-demand air carrier, or by other U.S. FAR Part 135 certificated on-demand air carriers arranged by Pentastar Aviation, LLC. It is committed to delivering the highest standards of safety and service excellence to their customers. Pentastar Aviation has been servicing regional and global travelers for more than 50 years and is headquartered at Oakland County International Airport (KPTK).
Pro Star Aviation
Pro Star Aviation specializes in business and corporate aircraft installations, maintenance and modifications. The company offers avionics service, sales and installations; major alterations and repairs; AOG support and service; STC development support and service; and Part 135 and 91 aircraft management service. Based at the Manchester-Boston Regional Airport (MHT), in Londonderry, NH, they provide service throughout the entire Northeast U.S. to customers both; on-site and on-location.
Satcom Direct provides global satellite communications to corporate, business, military and government aviation, land-mobile and maritime industries. Supporting more than 90 percent of all corporate flight departments, Satcom Direct offers nose-to-tail value-add services including cockpit datalink service, accelerated high-speed data, real-time traffic monitoring, VoIP services, ATS position reporting, mobile applications and unified electronic billing.
StandardAero is one of the world’s largest independent providers of services including engine and airframe maintenance, repair and overhaul, engine component repair, engineering services, interior completions and paint applications. The company serves a diverse array of customers in business and general aviation, airline, military, helicopter, components, energy and VIP completions markets.
Stevens Aviation operates facilities in Greenville, S.C. (GYH), Dayton, O.H. (DAY), and Nashville, T.N. (BNA) and also operates a 24/7 AOG-MRT Division. The company is a U.S. and foreign government prime service provider of depot maintenance, refurbishment and modifications for military versions and general aviation airframes. Stevens (Greenville) is a Class III repair station that is ISO9001; 2015, AS9110C, DCMA 8210.1C, EASA and DGAC certified, and GFRC compliant. Stevens’ Greenville and Dayton facilities have DCMA on the field.
Textron Aviation is the leading general aviation authority and home to the iconic Beechcraft, Cessna and Hawker brands which account for more than half of all general aviation aircraft flying. Customers are backed by the industry’s largest global service network including factory-owned, authorized and mobile service solutions.
Western Aircraft, a Greenwich AeroGroup company, is a full-service FBO, FAA certified aircraft repair station, and a factory authorized maintenance/modification facility. Additionally it is a factory-appointed dealer selling new Pilatus and Piper aircraft.
West Star Aviation
Voted #1 Preferred MRO in the 2014, 2015 and 2016 Professional Pilot magazine annual “Preferences Regarding Aviation Services and Equipment” (PRASE) Survey for three consecutive years, West Star Aviation specializes in the repair and maintenance of airframes, windows, and engines, as well as major modifications, avionics installation and repair, interior refurbishment, surplus avionics sales, accessory services, paint and parts.