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May 15, 2024

Universal Avionics Expands Customer Support with Flight Recorder Readout Services

Connectivity | Recorders

Ensure optimal performance and compliance with readout analysis and reports for Universal’s Cockpit Voice and Flight Data Recorders 

Tucson, Arizona – May 15, 2024Universal Avionics (UA), an Elbit Systems company, announces the expansion of its customer support offerings with new Flight Recorder Readout Services. Now available for 25-hour KAPTURE™ and 5th-generation Cockpit Voice and Flight Data Recorders (CVR/FDR), readout services ensure optimal flight recorder performance and compliance, improving maintenance activities. Readout Services include: 

  • FDR, CVR, and Datalink Readout Analysis and Reports 

  • Support for recorder certification and annual checkouts 

  • Compliance with EASA, UK CAA, and FAA recommendations

Readout services are accessed through a convenient 
web-based customer portal, streamlining the customer process to provide fast turnaround times and a hassle-free experience.

"We're committed to providing comprehensive support, streamlining integration and certification for our flight recorders," said Dror Yahav, Chief Executive Officer at Universal Avionics. "These new Readout Services leverage our deep experience and connected data capabilities to deliver the best possible customer experience." 

Universal Avionics brings over 30 years of pioneering expertise in flight recorder technology to these new Readout Services. This deep understanding ensures accurate and insightful analysis, giving customers confidence in their flight recorder systems. Our partnership with AMO-approved readout technology specialist, APS Aerospace, further strengthens our services by providing specialized knowledge and quality assurance. 

Universal Avionics Readout Services are available immediately through the company's Repair Services department. Visit our website for more information. 

About Universal Avionics    

Universal Avionics safely guides pilots and their passengers worldwide with forward fit and retrofit solutions flying on more than 35,000 airplanes and helicopters today. As a leading manufacturer of innovative commercial avionics, Universal improves safety and efficiency for business aviation, airline/cargo operations, and special missions.    

Universal Avionics is a subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd. Our solutions include navigation, electronic display, terrain awareness, recorders, and enhanced flight vision systems. Follow us on social media or visit to learn more and Connect what’s Next because Next is Now.




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