Collins IDs Software Timing Error As Navigation Malfunction Cause

WASHINGTON—A software design error that misinterprets GPS time updates is the root cause of Collins Aerospace GPS and multi-mode receiver malfunctions, the manufacturer has advised aircraft operators. The receiver malfunctions, first reported by operators on June 9, affected multiple Collins...

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