Commercial avionics: the latest key trends

From improving connectivity to AI and machine learning technologies, what are the latest key trends in commercial avionics? Mark Broadbent reports

Avionics may be one of the less glamorous or visible elements of aviation but that doesn’t mean that it isn’t at the forefront of technological development. Today, major avionics suppliers are working on new products and upgrades, eyeing new opportunities in urban air mobility (UAM) – and even artificial intelligence.

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Avionics suppliers are eyeing the future, including the integration of artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies
Getty Images via Collins Aerospace


New products

A Honeywell Aerospace spokesperson explained that it is developing new features for its Epic 2.0/2.0+ and Anthem flight decks “which will be revealed over the next few quarters”.

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