Chicago Jet Group FANS Retrofit for the Gulfstream G-IV with Universal Avionics’ Airborne Datalink System

Chicago Jet Group (CJG) announces that the Gulfstream G-IV FANS-1A+ / CPDLC Supplemental Type Certification (STC) ST08427CH-T will be the third aircraft to be certified with a retrofit installation of an Air Traffic Services FANS 1A+ / CPDLC Data Link system over Iridium by Chicago Jet Group and is provisioned for the upcoming Eurocontrol Link 2000+ Programme mandates.

First FANS Retrofit Certification Achieved

Universal Avionics and Chicago Jet Group (CJG) announce that CJG has received the long awaited, first FANS retrofit certification. CJG worked diligently with its partners and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to ensure that the first certified retrofit installation of a FANS 1/A+ / Controller-Pilot Datalink Communications (CPDLC) system over Iridium in a Dassault Mystere Falcon 50 was achieved. Several additional airframes are currently in-process at CJG for FANS retrofit installation and certification.