FAA Approves VisionSafe System for Use on Gulfstream G280
EVAS cockpit smoke protection flying in more Gulfstream aircraft than any other.
VisionSafe today announced that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has approved the Emergency Vision Assurance System (EVAS) for use on the Gulftstream G280. VisionSafe received the supplemental type certificate and PMA earlier this month.
EVAS cockpit smoke protection ready to fly in Boeing 777 aircraft
VisionSafe Corporation has received Supplemental Type Certification (STC) for the Emergency Vision System (EVAS) Cockpit Smoke Displacement equipment applicable to the Boeing 777. The Boeing 777 is the latest aircraft to get FAA certified equipment and includes models 777-200, -200LR, -300, -300LR and the 777F.
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GCAA report: “mandate the implementation of vision assurance devices or technology for improved pilot visibility during continuous smoke”
VisionSafe is reminded today of the tragic loss of the lives of the UPS 6 flight crew. VisionSafe appreciates the hard and complex work done by the accident investigators who contributed to the investigation of UPS 6 accident and who helped GCAA conclude this phase of the process.
All too often we find that the focus on the critical instance that ultimately sets off a chain of events leading to accidents becomes the only focus of accident reports. We respect the need for this clarity and the requirement to draw conclusions. These are scientific reports and thus they require this objective and un-assuming approach.