Chicago Jet Group, the premier installation and training facility for Next Generation Satellite Services (NGSS) including CPDLC and FANS 1/A+, has chosen Latitude’s DL150 SDU and the SkyNode S200-012 for Satcom Safety Services Data and SATVOICE solution to include on their extensive list of STC’s they hold for Dassault Falcon, Gulfstream and Bombardier Challenger Series Aircraft.
Mike Mitera, president of CJG commented, “We’re really pleased to be able to offer Latitude’s safety voice and FANS datalink products to our customers. It’s a game changer, bringing solution affordability for owner’s retro-fitting their aircraft to meet the FANS and Safety Services mandate deadlines. It is a pleasure to work with Latitude’s enthusiastic and highly technical staff. We find it quite the bonus.”
“Chicago Jet Group has a breadth of experience in aircraft installation and certification and additionally offers the training of the flight crews to attain their Letter of Authorization (LOA) for FANS 1/A+ flight operations,” added Latitude Technologies Corporation President, Mark Insley. “Chicago Jet Group is truly a one-stop location in the industry offering turnkey solutions. We are very happy to be working with them.”
About Latitude Technologies
Headquartered in Victoria, British Columbia, Latitude Technologies Corporation is an aerospace parts manufacturer and provider of flight data monitoring, flight following, and satellite data and voice communications equipment and services. Latitude’s SkyNode® products are the most versatile and economical-to-operate aeronautical communication devices in the world. The company’s IONode™ is the industry’s foremost advanced data acquisition unit, capable of real-time event and exceedance alerts and automated post-flight wireless data transfer. Latitude’s DL150 FANS 1/A+ Data Link is the first TSO’d lightweight multi-function SDU on the market. Latitude provides reliable and secure aviation data and communication options for crew safety, fleet logistics, and operations and maintenance efficiencies with the WebSentinel™ flight tracking and Latitude Flight Data Analytics™ web-based data management platforms for desktops, dispatch centers, and mobile devices.
About Chicago Jet Group
Chicago Jet Group operates an FAA-certified Class 4 Part 145 repair station, offering a complete range of services from routine maintenance inspections to major airframe alterations and repairs. Its experienced aircraft modification technicians operate at three EASA repair facility locations in Chicago, Ill., Atlanta, Ga., and Islip, N.Y. www.chicagojetgroup.com. Visit Chicago Jet Group at this year’s NBAA held in Las Vegas, Oct 10-12, Booth N3132.