- 01 Sep 2012
- Brian Wilson
- Avionics for Biz Av
Read more about the EASA certified training aircraft SportStar RTC which is now available with a popular Garmin G3X Touch Glass Cockpit.Back to Articles
Garmin G3X Touch represents the latest innovations in digital integrated avionic systems for light sport airplanes. G3X Touch is built with a native infrared touchscreen interface that is seamlessly blended with buttons and knobs. The system offers advanced capabilities including synthetic vision technology with terrain and obstacle alerting, detailed moving map, advanced air traffic information and seamless integration with other Garmin avionics.
SportStar RTC G3X Touch model includes two 10.6” large G3X Touch Screen displays, dual Air Data and Attitude and Heading Reference System (ADAHRS), Engine Monitoring System, dual GPS and Synthetic Vision Technology. Garmin avionics package in SportStar RTC further includes NAV/COM Garmin GNC 255, Garmin GTX328 and optional GPS Aera 500.
The first SportStar RTC with Garmin G3X Touch glass cockpit, serial number 20182101, registration F-HPST, has been delivered to Aeroklub Montpelier in France in February, the same air club will receive its second ordered SportStar RTC G3X Touch in March.
Evektor has currently another 10 aircraft with Garmin G3X Touch under production. The SportStar RTC enjoys growing popularity among flight training organizations and air clubs globally.
State of the art avionics, ballistic recovery system, advanced metal airframe proven in flight schools worldwide and low operating costs of the SportStar RTC represent the most innovative solution for air clubs and pilot training organizations on the market.
SportStar RTC is manufactured by Evektor-Aerotechnik, EASA Certified manufacturer with almost 50 year experience in aircraft production. Fleet of 1300+ aircraft operated in 50 countries globally places Evektor - Aerotechnik among the top global manufacturers of airplanes for pilot training, air club and leisure flying.
Evektor has under development utility twin engine turboprop EV-55 Outback for transportation of 9 to 14 passengers.