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First Falcon Equipped with EASy II Enters Service
 
10/9/2011
 
(Las Vegas, Nevada, October 9, 2011) – Dassault Falcon recently delivered the first Falcon aircraft equipped with EASy II the first major upgrade to the award winning flight deck which offers a host of features that significantly improve situational awareness. The 4,750 nm Falcon 900LX was delivered to a U.S. entrepreneur.
 
"We received very positive feedback from operators of the over 450 EASy equipped aircraft we have in service. As technology advances, we continue to see new opportunities to integrate further improvements in safety and situational awareness. Wee devoted a great deal of research to the development of EASy II, allowing Falcon pilots to fly with the aid of the most advanced flight deck in the industry,said John Rosanvallon, President and CEO of Dassault Falcon.
 
Some of the improvements in EASy II include a Synthetic Vision System (SVS) and improved display symbology. In addition to an update to the Flight Management System (v7.1), EASy II also offers improved Take Off and Go Around capability and a Runway Awareness and Advisory System (RAAS).
 
An enhanced navigation package includes WAAS- LPV and RNP SAAAR. Automatic Decent Mode (ADM); XM Graphical Weather integrated into the INAV map and ADS-B Out (Automatic Dependant Surveillance roadcast) are three new options available in EASy II.
 
There are also two new communication features: FANS 1A and PM-CDPLC (Controller Pilot Data Link Communication), compliant with Europe new datalink mandates, which will be available before the end of 2012.
 
EASy II on the Falcon 900LX was certified by the EASA and FAA in June, 2011.  EASy II on the Falcon 7X and Falcon 2000LX is expected to be certified by the end of 2012.

Note for the Editors

Dassault Falcon is the recognized global brand for Dassault business jets which are designed, manufactured and supported by Dassault Aviation and Dassault Falcon Jet Corp.

About Dassault Aviation

Dassault Aviation is a leading aerospace company with a presence in over 90 countries across five continents. It produces the Rafale fighter jet as well as the complete line of Falcons. The company employs a workforce of over 11,000 and has assembly and production plants in both France and the United States and service facilities around the globe. Since the rollout of the first Falcon 20 in 1963, over 2,500 Falcon jets have been delivered. Dassault offers a range of six business jets from the twin-engine 3,350 nm large-cabin Falcon 2000S to its new flagship, the tri-engine 6,450 nm ultra-long range Falcon 8X.

About Dassault Falcon Jet

Dassault Falcon Jet Corp., is a wholly owned U.S. subsidiary of Dassault Aviation, France. Dassault Falcon Jet markets and supports the Falcon family of business jets throughout North America and South America.

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