Garmin Adds Turbine Engine Monitoring to TXi - AMKA Aviation

Garmin Adds Turbine Engine Monitoring to TXi

  Garmin is pleased to announce expanded engine monitoring capability on the G600 TXi/G500 TXi and Engine Indication System (EIS) TXi flight displays to now include single-engine turboprop aircraft. Pratt & Whitney PT6A turboprop engine display compatibility is initially available for several popular aircraft models, including the Cessna 208/208B, Daher TBM 700/TBM 850 and the Piper…

AMKA AVIATION RECRUITMENT DRIVE!

AMKA AVIATION RECRUITMENT DRIVE!

AMKA AVIATION is Hiring! We are looking to fill the following positions:   Administrative Person in our Design/Engineering section: Compilation of certification substantiation. Obtaining SACAA acceptance and approval of modification and repair designs SACAA liaison. Coordinating projects or ensuring compliance with SACAA rules and regulations   Licenced Radio & Instrument Bench Technicians Must have Cat…

GPS-4000S (-100) and GLU-2100 FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

GPS-4000S (-100) and GLU-2100 FAQ’s

Q: What is the GPS-4000S (-100) and GLU-2100 issue? A: After June 8th, 2019 00:00:00 UTC time, the Collins Aerospace GPS-4000S (-100) and GLU-2100 products exhibited a condition that resulted in loss of GPS. Initial reports indicated that position data was not being reported. These aircraft exhibited a fault that was caused by a continual…

Collins Aerospace resolves issues relating to GPS and GLU models not acquiring GPS constellations after power up

Collins Aerospace resolves issue relating to GPS and GLU models

Collins Aerospace has received reports that certain GPS and GLU models were not acquiring GPS constellations after power up. The impacted units known at this time are: GPS-4000S (P/N 822-2189-100) and GLU-2100 (P/N 822-2532-100).  The root cause is a software design error that misinterprets GPS time updates.   A “leap second” event occurs once every 2.5…