Rockwell Collins has been selected by Boeing to provide touchscreen flight displays in the cockpits of 777X aircraft. “This is the first time a commercial air transport aircraft will be equipped with touchscreen forward flight displays,” Cedar Rapids, Iowa-based Rockwell said in a statement. Rockwell EVP and COO-commercial systems Kent Statler added that “a touch-controlled flight deck environment makes it easier for pilots to manage information and do their jobs, and ...

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