Garmin Aera 500 GPS Installation

Garmin Aera 500 GPS Installation

Modification:
Garmin Aera 500 GPS Installation

Aircraft:
Eurocopter AS350 B3
 
Effectivity:
Eurocopter AS350 B3 Series Rotocraft

Purpose:
To provide a navigational aid to the pilot

Summary:

This modification installs a standalone Garmin Aera 500 GPS for VFR use only into the rotorcraft. This is a self contained unit but is hardwired into the rotorcraft's electrical system to provide a constant source of power to the unit. The unit is mounted on a locally manufactured tray secured to the right hand side of the instrument panel via the cross tube and lower hole on the sat phone cradle installed under MF 1134-01-01.

This modification must be embodied concurrently with the following design change packages:

  • Techair Design Change MF 1135-01 Parrot Installation
  • Techair Design Change MF 1134-01 Satellite Telephone Installation 
  • Techair Design Change MF 1133-01 Tait FM Installation
  • Techair Design Change MF 1132-01 Icom HF Installation

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