2003 – News Archive

JV Partner Marinvent is awarded prestigious Canadian American Business Achievement award

October 01, 2003

JV Partner Marinvent Corporation and its partner Jeppesen Sanderson are awarded the prestigious Canadian American Business Achievement award recognizing:

  • Strong business growth
  • Remarkable innovation
  • Capacity to provide the partners with a global advantage

JV Partner Marinvent conducts extensive aviation trials

March 01, 2003

JV Partner Marinvent planned and conducted the most extensive and complex general aviation trials under NASA’s Synthetic Vision System program. Approximately fourty (40) sorties were flown in three weeks at Reno, Nevada. Numerous pilots ranging from Boeing 777 and Airbus captains to newly qualified private pilots were used to evaluate a number of different display concepts under challenging conditions. Example pictures: SVS Reno test flight over terrain with GPS information overlay, SVS display concept, SVS Reno test flight cockpit, inside left test panel and outside views, approach into KRNO, 2D chart view display)

JV Partner Marinvent obtains Meggitt Magic EFIS and ADAHRS STC for the Piper Cheyenne

February 21, 2003

JV Partner Marinvent Corporation is proud to announce that it has received a Canadian Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for the installation of the Meggitt Magic EFIS and the Meggitt ADAHRS systems for the Piper Cheyenne PA-31T, PA-31T1 and PA-31T2 aircraft. The flight test certification and program were performed entirely by Marinvent Corporation. The aircraft modification engineering was achieved in partnership with TG Aviation in Hamilton, Ontario.

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