19-Nov-2013 Source: AKV
AKV, Inc. is pleased to announce their ETM1000 Exceedence and Data Trending system has received EASA STC approval No. 10046919 on November 5th, 2013.
The ETM1000 provides monitoring and recording of the drive train for trending purposes, as well as being configured to emulate the Rotorcraft Flight Manual and record exceedences based on the operating limitations for all engine and rotor parameters.
The ETM1000 provides the pilot with panel mounted pushbutton annunciators as well as side tone that will alert the pilot when operating in close proximity to takeoff and transient limits.
The ETM1000 is approved for the Eurocopter AS350D, B, BA, B1, and B2 (VEMD) powered with Arriel 1 or LTS101 series engines and provides an affordable solution for those seeking to incorporate FOQA compliance for legacy A/C.
AKV, Inc. is actively working on adding installation approval for the Bell series helicopters including the Bell 206B/L, 407 and Mediums, including the UH-1, 204, and 205. Future additions will include the Robinson R22, R44, R66, and MD line of helicopters.
AKV, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of helicopter engine cycle counters, the new ETM1000 Exceedence & Trend Monitoring Systems, and other equipment for a variety of popular helicopter models. AKV, Inc. provides the next logical step in the evolution of helicopter engine monitoring systems. The company is located in Camarillo, CA. USA