The 1997 Flight International Aerospace Industry Awards finalists have been selected. The winners will be announced at the Le Meridien Montparnasse Hotel on 16 June. See P44/45 for details Air Transport


Collins Air Transport division

multi-mode-receiver navigation and landing system


AlliedSignal Aerospace Commercial Avionics Systems

enhanced ground-proximity warning system


Lear Astronicsautonomous-

landing guidance system



Business & General Aviation


Rockwell AvionicsAVSAT 5000 series

Cessna AircraftCitation X


BMW Rolls-RoyceBR700 engine family

Corporate Strategy


Cessna Aircraftrebuilding piston-single business

BMW Rolls-Roycedevelopment of BR700 engine family


Embraer bringing EMB-145 to market & certification





Japan Airlines

greenhouse-gas research project


Manchester Airport

environmental planning of second runway


Lufthansa Technik

certification under EU's new ecology-audit








Masquito Aircraft

Masquito M58 ultralight






management of NEAN project


Scandinavian Airlines System

implementation of ADS-B


Wavionix Software

procedures development software





Richard Wolf

aircraft-engine repair procedure on-wing


Fokker Services Flight Services

maintenance service



Military Aviation


Sukhoi Design Bureau

development of Su-37 fighter


Antonov Aeronautical Scientific/Technical

development of An-70



Space & Missiles


Northrop Grumman

Integration division lightweight-


Electronics & Systems

satellite power module



development of Python-4 Missile


Surrey Satellite Technology




Systems & Components


BFGoodrich Avionics Systems

solid-state electronic standby-instrument system


Meggitt Avionics

secondary flight-display system



universal miniature pump for control systems


Fatigue Technology

blind-nut-plate fastening system



Training & Safety


Britannia Airways

use of Contran system


Aeromedic Innovations

group development of on-board medical kits


The Flight Data Company

development of data safety-monitoring systems


Serco Aviation Services

aviation-training schemes

Source: Flight International