Duncan Aviation Completes STCs for Aircell Broadband with In-Flight Wi-Fi in Bombardier Challenger 600-2B16 and Learjet 45
June 11, 2012
LINCOLN, NEB. — Duncan Aviation has installed and certified Aircell Broadband with in-flight Wi-Fi in a Learjet 45 and Challenger 600-2B16, including the 601-3A/601-3R/604 variants. These Supplemental Type Certificates (STCs) add to a long list of Duncan Aviation STCs for in-flight internet systems. With completed installations nearing 300 aircraft, and with plans for dozens more in the coming months, Duncan Aviation is the clear leader in the aftermarket installation of aircraft internet and Wi-Fi upgrades such as Aircell Gogo Biz and Swiftbroadband systems.
“We’ve completed these installations and certifications in our major service locations in Lincoln, Nebraska, and Battle Creek, Michigan, as well as our satellite avionics locations,” said Duncan Aviation’s Manager of Certification Programs, Shawn Carraher. “Working with our ODA allows a great deal of flexibility for our customers, allowing us to give them the upgrade they need in a location that is convenient to their operation.”
Duncan Aviation has invested heavily in this market. The company owns 12 STCs for in-flight internet with Wi-Fi. The STCs were completed by the Duncan Aviation Engineering Team under Duncan Aviation’s Organization Designation Authorization (ODA), which includes STC, Major Repair and Alterations (MRA) and Parts Manufacturing Approval (PMA) authority. Duncan Aviation holds STCs for in-flight Wi-Fi for the following models: Hawker 800A, 800XP, 850XP, 900XP, the Falcon 2000, 2000EX, 2000EX EASy and 900EX, 900EX EASy, the Citation 680, 750, the Challenger 300, 601-3A/R, 604, 605, Lear 45, Embraer Legacy 600, 650 and the Gulfstream GIV, GV.
For more information, contact a member of Duncan Aviation’s Avionics Installations Sales team at 402.475.2611, 269.969.8400 or www.DuncanAviation.aero/avionics.
Duncan Aviation is an aircraft service provider supporting the aviation needs of government and business operators and other service providers. Services include major and minor airframe inspections, engine maintenance, major retrofits for cabin and cockpit systems, full paint, interior and modification services and pre-owned aircraft sales and acquisitions. Duncan Aviation also has aircraft components and parts solutions experts available 24/7/365 at 800.228.1836 or 402.475.4125 (international) who can handle any aircraft system problem with immediate exchanges, rotables, loaners or avionics/instrument/accessory/propeller repairs and overhauls.
Complete service facilities are located in Lincoln, Nebraska, and Battle Creek, Michigan. Additional locations include a maintenance facility in Provo, Utah, more than 20 satellite avionics facilities and eight engine Rapid Response Team launch offices strategically located for worldwide support.
For more information about any of Duncan Aviation’s services, contact us at 402.475.2611 or 800.228.4277. Or visit us on the web at www.DuncanAviation.aero.
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