Barco ships first ETSO-based primary flight displays to integrate into NIIAO-designed cockpits for Russian market
July 14, 2014
Kortrijk, 14 July 2014 – Visualization expert Barco proudly announces that it has just shipped its first ETSO based cockpit visualization solution to the Russian Institute of Aircraft Equipment (NIIAO). NIIAO will integrate Barco’s six MFD-2068 Multi-Function Displays and two customized Control Display and Management Systems (CDMS-3802) into the cockpit it developed for the upgraded Beriev BE-200 amphibious firefighting aircraft. The shipment marks a first: no other Russian aircraft features Barco primary flight displays that meet DO-178B, DO254 and DO-160G standards, as well as the rigid standards of the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), and are compatible with third-party software.