Vector Aerospace has received FAA supplemental type certificate approval for an ADS-B solution for the Airbus Helicopters AS332, Leonardo-Finmeccanica AW139 and Sikorsky S-76.
The ADS-B In/Out retrofit upgrade features a panel-mounted touchscreen transponder. The L-3 Lynx Multilink Surveillance System units provide ADS-B traffic, weather data and airport databases NOTAMS and TFRS.
Vector already offers STCs for the AS332 L/L1, H125/AS350, Bell Helicopter 206, 212, 412, UH-1H, 427 and 430, AW139 and S-76 and S-61. Vector said it is finalizing FAA STC approval for a crash-resistant fuel system for the AS350/EC130 developed with Robertson Fuel Systems.