Honeywell was selected by Airbus to provide the FMS and Aircraft Environment Surveillance System for the A350 XWB. Honeywell said the contract would generate more than $1.5 billion in revenue over the life of the program. The AESS, which combines systems traditionally housed in up to eight boxes into two, according to Honeywell, already is certified and operating on delivered A380s and will be enhanced for the A350. It signed a $16.5 billion deal with Airbus last September to provide Air ...

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