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Maxcraft Avionics announces two significant amendments to their light helicopter STCs

Vancouver, BC, June 2013, Maxcraft Avionics Ltd., an established Avionics company located on Pitt Meadows Airport near Vancouver, B.C., has announced that they have received ammended Transport Canada Supplemental Type Certificates (STCs) for the Eurcopter helicopter market

1. Garmin G500H STC now includes Eurocopter EC120, EC130, AS350, & AS355

TC STC SH12-43 for installation of the Garmin G500H Flight Display System revised to include the following models: AS350 B, B1, B2, B3 BA, D, AS355 E, F, F1, F2, N, NP, EC130 B4 and EC120 B rotorcraft.

Approval for the G500H includes installation of interfaced systems including Garmin’s Digital AHRS and ADC, WAAS GPS Navigators, GTS800 Traffic Alerting System, FreeFlight RA-4500 Radar Altimeter, GTX Transponder and an interface to on-board NTSC or PAL video systems. This installation of the popular G500H system replaces the traditional 6 pack of analog instruments with a single LRU PFD/MFD glass display.

Current plans include FAA and EASA familiarization

2. Twinstar Electrical Panel upgrade now includes Eurocopter AS355N

Maxcraft, in 2009, obtained Transport Canada Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) SH09-20 for the Eurocopter AS355 E, F, F1 & F2 Twinstar DC Electrical Panel Rework which replaced much of the original electrical distribution system on the Twinstar helicopters to eliminate reliably issues and safety concerns. This includes removal of all overhead fuses, PCBs, associated non-aviation connectors, as well replacement of the overhead power distribution and protection system and overhead selector switch/annunciators. In April 2013, it was amended to include the AS355 N.

Current plans include FAA and EASA familiarization

About Maxcraft Avionics Ltd.
Maxcraft is a Canadian owned company that does avionics installation work around the world.  It was founded in 1989 to originally address a need for competent avionics support services in the helicopter industry. The customer base grew over the years to include operators of all types of aircraft including private, commercial, business, charter, corporate, airline, police, military and air ambulance. With state-of-the-art shop facilities they provide full service support to the private and commercial fixed wing market as well as the helicopter sector. Maxcraft Avionics can be found on the web at www.maxcraft.ca or may be reached at 604-465-3080.

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