GE Aviation acquires performance-based navigation supplier

  • 10-Dec-2009 10:19 EST

GE Aviation has acquired Naverus Inc., a Kent, WA-based supplier of advanced performance-based navigation (PBN) services, including required navigation performance (RNP) procedure development, PBN procedure maintenance, operations support, and consulting for airlines, air navigation service providers, and airports. Naverus' RNP technology, combined with GE's existing suite of avionics and flight-management systems, enables GE to better address customers' needs for air-traffic-management service solutions. Naverus' RNP technology can help airlines reduce flight time, carbon emissions, and community noise on both approach and departure.

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