FedEx Express received a US FAA supplemental type certificate for a new avionics system that combines Honeywell's Head Up Display and Elbit Systems of America's infrared Enhanced Flight Vision System and plans to install it on its MD-10 freighters. It is the first commercial airline to receive certification for the system that "dramatically improves situational awareness for pilots during takeoff and landing, the most critical part of any flight," FedEx said. "Upon activation of the system, ...

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