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July 2007 edition

Aircraft manufacturers seek green light for eco development

Aircraft manufacturers are focusing increasingly strongly on the cost and environmental benefits of “eco efficient“ aviation.

U.S. and European industry leaders, who conferred at the Paris Airshow, agreed that improving the ecological impact of aviation is an important goal for the global aerospace industry.

Increased cooperation between the U.S. and Europe is vital to success, they added, and future meetings are scheduled to coordinate plans and policy on the environment.

“One way to lessen aviation’s effect on the environment is to modernise air transportation systems in Europe and the U.S., to lessen flight delays and reduce fuel burning,“ reported a communique after the annual meeting between the leadership of the Aerospace Industries Association of America and AeroSpace and Defence....

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B/E Aerospace Inc. Food Service Equipment, Aircraft Structural Components, Metal Structures, Aircraft Interior Furniture, Passenger Seating, Lavatory Equipment, Oxygen Systems, Waste Water Systems, Fasteners
Northrop Grumman Corporation
Raytheon Company
Rockwell Collins Inc. Head-Up Displays, Radio Communications Equipment, Moving Maps, Enhanced Vision Systems (EVS), LCD Displays, Engine Indicator Instruments, Cabin Management Systems, Automatic Flight Control Systems, Inflight Entertainment, Automatic Direction Finders, Cabin Address Systems, Autopilots, Radar/Radio Altimeters, Distance Measuring Equipment, VOR (Omnirange) Receivers, Avionics Management Systems, Air-to-Ground Data Links, Multi-Mode Receivers (MMR), Engine Control Quadrants, Control Panels, Aircraft & Helicopter Controllers, Collision Avoidance Systems/TCAS, Helmet-Mounted Displays (HMD), Weather Mapping Radar, Inertial Components & Systems, Attitude and Heading Reference Systems, Navigation Antennas, Transceivers, Flight Recorders, Cockpit Printers, Flight Directors, Flight Management Systems, Electronic Flight Instrument Systems, Air Data Computers, Onboard Computers, UAV Control Software, GPS, Simulation Systems, Surveillance/Air Defense Radar, Engine Controls, Terrain Awareness and Warning Systems, Horizontal Situation Indicator, Instrument Landing Systems, Command, Control & Intelligence Systems
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