At Sun 'n Fun this week, Levil Avionics debuted a new ADS-B In receiver to drive various tablet-based systems with no-cost weather and traffic. In addition to the dual-band receiver, the Astro Link has a built-in WAAS GPS receiver and full AHRS module for attitude information. This allows the Astro Link to provide valuable backup attitude data to connected tablets. Continue reading "Levil Introduces Astro Link ADS-B In Module"
Levil Aviation has been building this little BOM (Broadcasting Outer Module) for a year now, and we think it is high time that we at Kitplanes should give it a try - so we picked up this little unit at the Levil booth, and are planning to mount it on an airplane the first chance we get - look for a review in the magazine in the near future! Continue reading "It's 'da Bom!"
The Levil EFIS-1831 series brings to the cockpit functionality that many of us have enjoyed on a desktop. The EFIS-1831 is based on the Windows XP operating system, which allows pilots to select their favorite flight packages. The three demo systems on display at AirVenture this year are running Mountain Scope, Flight Cheetah, and Levil default PDF software. With one knob and a touchscreen, the pilot can configure the layout of the screen by simply touching the screen and dragging the displays around to suit individual taste. For those who live where GPS map data is not readily available or who simply don’t want to pay for updates, the EFIS-1831 can accept map data from a number of different sources. Continue reading "A New PC Based EFIS from Levil"