SFIC AoA Computer Integrated Into Universal’s Electronic Flight Display

Safe Flight’s AoA Computer Integrated into Universal’s Electronic Flight Display For Low Airspeed Awareness


White Plains, NY (May 18, 2005) — Safe Flight Instrument Corporation, the company who pioneered the development of stall warning and angle of attack instrumentation, announced today that it’s Integrated Angle of Attack computer system has been integrated into Universal’s EFI-890R Electronic Flight Instruments to create a Low Airspeed Awareness (LAA) display. Premier Air Center’s East Alton, Illinois facility recently certified the system in a Falcon 20, is already working on their second installation, and plans certification of a similar Safe Flight Integrated Angle of Attack computer system LAA display in a Falcon 50 during July 2005.

The system displays enhanced flight information including: LAA from Safe Flight’s system, TAWS, TCAS, Synthetic Vision, Weather, and Navigational information on four EFI-890R 8×9-inch LCD displays.

Safe Flight Instrument Corporation, founded in 1946 and headquartered in White Plains, NY, pioneered the development of stall warning, angle of attack measurement, automatic throttles, and wind shear warning systems for fixed-wing aircraft. In the helicopter market, Safe Flight produces exceedance warning and powerline detection systems. Safe Flight products are installed on over two-thirds of the world’s aircraft in the general aviation, corporate, commercial, and military sectors.