Rockwell Collins, the American multinational company which provides information technology and avionics system and services, has recently announced that its Venue high-definition entertainment system as well as cabin management will be equipped on new Bombardier Global 6000 and Global 5000 aircrafts, beginning in the third quarter of 2016. This announcement was made at the 2016 European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (EBACE). Rockwell Collins’s Venue system will also be offered as a retrofit solution through Bombardier Service Centers for in-service Global aircraft models.
Venue has already been installed in more than 850 corporate aircraft cabins as well as private aircraft cabins around the globe. Each system is custom made with the most advanced cabin technologies in order to recreate and mirror the latest advancements in boardroom technology and home entertainment. The open architecture design offered by Venue allows for a platform that can be easily implemented in future cabin technologies.
“Venue offers the proven reliability and the flexibility to allow passengers to work and play without compromise”
said the vice president of Sales, Marketing, and Customer Support of Commercial Systems for Rockwell Collins, Scott Gunnufson.
“At the same time, Global aircraft operators can have peace of mind knowing that their cabin management system will accommodate new technologies as they become available.”
“Our long-range Global business jets routinely fly the world’s most discerning travelers to remote destinations in the ultimate luxury and comfort. These customers are seeking the same cutting-edge technology in the air as they use in their offices or living rooms. This new cabin management system seamlessly blends ease of use and advanced functionality to deliver the best in business productivity, and entertainment at 51,000 feet”
said the vice president of Strategy, Marketing, and Innovation for Bombardier Business Aircraft, Jean-Christophe Gallagher.
“The features, technology and reliability of the Venue system are a perfect fit with our high-performing Global aircraft family.”
“This announcement continues the long-term relationship of Rockwell Collins as the cabin management system supplier for Bombardier on the Global XRS, Global 5000 and Global 6000 aircraft,”
said Terry Spruce from Corporate Jet Investor.