On June 4th and 5th, the SAE 2019 Aviation Technology Forum was successfully held in Shanghai, hosted by SAE International, COMAC, and AECC. AVIAGE SYSTEMS participated in this event as speakers and audiences.
The forum was officially kicked off by Mr. Bill Xu, General Manager (China) of SAE International. Then COMAC Vice President –Mr. Xinmin Zhou and AECC-CAE – Dr. Naijing Yu gave the opening speech on welcoming all the attendees on behalf of the hosts. Then COMAC Chief Engineer/ARJ21 Chief Designer –Mr. Yong Chen provided a remarkable presentation on the Prospects of Intelligent Flight of Commercial Aircraft.
This forum was for two days, about 200 industry experts and engineers from COMAC, AECC, FAA, Boeing, Embraer, Lufthansa Technik., Honeywell Integrated Technology, AVIAGESYSTEMS, Safran Electrical & Power, AVIC China Aero-Poly Technology Establishment, Ttsinghua University, Northwestern Polytechnical University etc. attended and together focused on new aircraft development, engine-aircraft integration and system development, urban air mobility, advanced materials and manufacturing process, artificial intelligence in aircraft design and manufacturing, digital design and manufacturing, implementing safety in a global industry.
During the two days’ forum, we got a chance to learn, to have Q&A with the industry experts, also to connect to potential partners and customers. At the forum, Ms. Grace Jiang, Director of Business Development of AVIAGE SYSTEMS, presented how to use the In-flight Connectivity and the digital technologies to connect 4A (aircraft, airlines, airports and ATM) and build an ecosystem, big data is turning into new productivity. On the Zhuhai Air Show last year, AVIAGE SYSTEMS announced to enter the In-flight Connectivity market with the open, all-connected and localized IFC solution, with complete data security schemes to bring efficiency and more auxiliary revenue to 4A customers. At the same time, we can integrate partners’ products and applications on this open IFC platform, to provide customized solutions for different market needs.
AVIAGE SYSTEMS is a 50/50 joint venture between General Electric Company (GE) and Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC) .
Building on a historic partnership between two world-leading aerospace companies, AVIAGE SYSTEMS aims to elevate the future of flight by unleashing our world-class talent, cutting-edge innovation and powerful partnerships.