10/23/2014
Valair Aviation selected by Garmin as a Beechjet G5000 Avionics installation center

 

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Valair Aviation, an AGC Aerospace & Defense company that specializes in aircraft maintenance, avionics, paint, interior, repair, overhaul and FBO services, has been authorized as an installation center for the new Beechjet G5000 avionics upgrade. Centrally located in Oklahoma City, Valair Aviation is the largest King Air G1000 installation dealer in the state.

The Garmin G5000 Integrated Flight Deck for the Beechjet 400A and Hawker 400XP features three high-resolution 12-inch flight displays along with two touch screen display/controllers, which serve as the primary crew interface to the system. Charts are available across all three displays, including geo-referenced Garmin SafeTaxi® airport diagrams, FliteCharts™ terminal procedures or optional Garmin ChartView powered by Jeppesen. The G5000 offers PBN/RNP 0.3 with LPV/APV approach capability, so owners and operators have access to even more airports throughout the world.

“Valair is thrilled to be selected as an Avionics installation center for the new Garmin Beechjet G5000,” said Gary Ambrose, General Manager of Valair Aviation. “This new touch screen and flight control technology fits perfectly with our Garmin cockpit upgrade experience. We are honored to extend our relationship with such a high caliber supplier that is known for innovation, reliability, and value.”

Garmin’s STC certification of the G5000 Integrated Flight Deck for the Beechjet 400A and Hawker 400XP is targeted for approval during Q4 2015 and will be available at Valair Aviation as one of Garmin’s select G5000 Beechjet installation dealers.

About Valair Aviation
Valair Aviation is a full service MRO and FBO providing quality, efficiency and added value support. With over 70 years of experience, Valair has delivered customized solutions to private, commercial and government customers operating turbine and mid-size corporate jets. Valair has earned a highly respected reputation for its innovative engineering and performance enhancement solutions. In addition to maintenance, repair and overhauls, Valair also specializes in performance and surveillance upgrades, complete interior refurbishing, floor plan modifications, and customized paint. Valair Aviation is an AGC Aerospace & Defense company. Learn more at www.valairaviation.com.

About AGC Aerospace & Defense
AGC Aerospace & Defense, the unifying brand of private equity group Acorn Growth Companies, is a global supplier of technologies, systems and services supporting commercial and military programs. Capabilities within the AGC Aerospace & Defense portfolio range from financing, engineering, and integration services to manufacturing, logistics, and aircraft modifications. AGC Aerospace & Defense is organized into four operating groups: AeroComposites, Finance, Integrated Defense, and Services. Learn more at www.agcaerospace.com.

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