Old Dog, New Tricks

What do you do when the aircraft you operate have plenty of life left in them, but their cockpit technology is becoming increasingly outmoded? Global logistics provider UPS Airlines has devised an innovative solution, as Airliner World’s Craig West finds out…

The rapid advancement of technology means that the average computer is usually out of date almost as soon as it’s purchased. The same can also be said of avionics, particularly given the emerging trend of airspace modernisation and the introduction of new communication, navigation and surveillance requirements.

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