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S-TEC and Chelton Flight Systems Acquired in MBO

April 28, 2014

Mineral Wells, TX -- Genesys Aerosystems Group, Inc. CLICK TO CONTINUE

EVENTS

Sep 30-Oct 1 | AEA Regional | Reno, NV, USA
Oct 4 2014 | AOPA Regional | Frederick, MD, USA
Oct 9-10 | AEA Regional | Kansas City, MO, USA
Oct 14-16 | Helitech Int’l | Amsterdam, Netherlands

Genesys Aerosystems brings together two recognized leaders in advanced avionics and leading technology, Chelton Flight Systems, Inc. and S-TEC Corporation, previously doing business as Cobham Avionics. Chelton Flight Systems, originally founded in 1997, developed the world’s first FAA-certified synthetic vision flight display system and GPS/WAAS navigator and has grown to become a leader in integrated cockpit avionics systems for special-mission aircraft. Key technologies include synthetic vision with three-dimensional highway-in-the-sky navigation, integrated flight management and hazard alerting, and ultra-compact, highly ruggedized sensors that provide ultimate customer benefits of increased safety, improved dispatch rates, mission flexibility, and seamless future growth. FAA-approved for all classes of aircraft, the company’s uniquely customizable open-architecture systems dramatically reduce integration costs and schedules for both OEM and retrofit applications. Chelton Flight Systems products have been certified on over 700 different aircraft types.

S-TEC Corporation, founded in 1978, offers a full line of autopilots for airplanes and helicopters. From low-cost analog wing levelers to sophisticated, digital, three-axis systems with Flight Director and envelope protection, S-TEC has FAA certification for nearly 1,000 aircraft types and has delivered over 40,000 autopilot systems. The company’s new HeliSAS brings digital, full-authority autopilot technology to

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