2005 – News Archive

Marinvent announces Honeywell Primus Epic CDS/R STC for Piaggio Avanti

November 01, 2005

Marinvent is pleased to announce our latest STC for the Primus Epic CDS/R certfied in our own Piaggio Avanti in October, 2005. The suite provides full FMS navigation capability and control of the autopilot by the copilot, both of which were unavailable in the original aircraft configuration.

Marinvent named as finalist for a 2005 Octas award

April 08, 2005

Marinvent Corporation is proud to announce that it is a finalist in the Octas awards category “Innovative Technology- 25 to 50 employees” for its involvement in developing advanced technologies for electronic charting applications in aerospace.

Marinvent obtains ACSS T2CAS STC for the Piaggio Avanti

March 24, 2005

Marinvent Corporation is proud to announce that it has received a Canadian Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for the installation of the ACSS T²CAS™ system for the Piaggio Avanti (P-180) aircraft. The flight test certification and program were performed entirely by Marinvent Corporation. The aircraft modification engineering was achieved in partnership with TG Aviation in Hamilton, Ontario.

Marinvent honored by École de technologie supérieure (ÉTS)

March 23, 2005

École de technologie supérieure (ÉTS) has awarded Marinvent recognition of excellence for its involvement in the cooperative internship program. This Award of Excellence was awarded to Marinvent for the quality of the internships and projects offered to students.

NRC to conduct flight tests for new Marinvent displays

March 03, 2005

The Canadian National Research Council (NRC) will conduct flight trials to evaluate new altimeter and airspeed displays concepts developed by Marinvent Corporation. Read about the announcement here, and an update on the flight trials here.

Marinvent’s President John Maris was awarded the 2005 Mckee trophy

March 01, 2005

Marinvent’s President, John Maris has been awarded prestigious Canadian Aeronautics and Space Institute (CASI) Trans-Canada (McKee) Trophy. The Mckee trophy, created in 1927, is awarded each year to a Canadian “for outstanding achievement in the field of air operations”. Click here to read the entire Mckee trophy definition.

Meggitt Magic EFIS and ADAHRS STC FAA familiarized for the Piper Cheyenne

January 29, 2005

Marinvent obtained Meggitt Magic EFIS and Meggitt ADAHRS STC familiarization from the FAA. Special Conditions; Piper Cheyenne PA-1T, PA-31T1, and PA-31T2; Protection of Systems for High Intensity Radiated Fields (HIRF).