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Pro Star Aviation Has Received EASA Certification For Its AVIATOR 200 STC for King Airs

Pro Star Aviation, LLC announces it has received EASA certification for their AVIATOR 200 STC - the installation of a Cobham SATCOM AVIATOR 200 SwiftBroadband System with WiFi into King Air models: B200, 300 and 350 series aircraft. The approval was granted on July 14, 2014 under EASA certification #10049852, making the AVIATOR 200 system even more accessible to King Air operators throughout the world. In December of 2013, Pro Star received FAA approval for this STC and ANAC approval followed in mid-July, 2014. This marks the third airframe certified for the AVIATOR 200 by Pro Star Aviation. The first was for the Pilatus PC-12; FAA certification was received March 2012 and EASA certification January 2013. The Cessna Caravan 208/208B was the second, having receiving FAA certification November 2013.

The Cobham SATCOM AVIATOR 200 SwiftBroadband Satellite Communication system is the lightest, most compact, airborne broadband solution on the market. It simultaneously provides ramp to altitude worldwide data and voice, with a wide range of in-flight capabilities to include:

- Email - Internet browsing - Smart phone connectivity - One high quality low cost AMBE2 voice channel

Practical and affordable, the AVIATOR 200 provides a simple, easy to use cabin LAN network for laptops, tablets and smartphones via WiFi and three hardware Ethernet connections. Multiple users can access this broadband system at speeds up to 200 kilobytes per second. The AVIATOR 200's built-in PBX telephone exchange provides a voice connection through a corded or cordless cabin handset and a cockpit PTA12-100 Airborne Telephone Dialer/Adapter.

About Pro Star Aviation: Located at the Manchester - Boston Regional Airport (MHT) in tax-free Londonderry, NH, Pro Star Aviation, LLC is an Part 145 FAA repair station specializing in state-of-the art avionics installations, airframe maintenance, and electrical and structural engineering for business, corporate and government aircraft. As the area's leading avionics installation facility, Pro Star holds various STC's for retrofit upgrades on all types of aircraft - the AVIATOR 200 being the latest for its King Air line. With designated Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) Organization Designation Authorization (ODA), Pro Star develops STC's both in-house and in partnership with other leading organizations in the industry. As an independent Beechcraft Service Center, Pro Star works on all King Air and Hawker series airframes.

For further details and technical information visit us at or call 603.627.7827