Collins Scores First With China Low-viz Takeoff

A Shandong Airlines Boeing 737-800 equipped with a Rockwell Collins head-up guidance (HGS) system became the first commercial flight in China to conduct a low visibility takeoff in foggy conditions with a runway visual range (RVR) below 150 meters.The flight to Shenzhen took off on Dec 29, 2017 from...

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