The Aviation Connection

How much does SATCOM cost for Aircraft?

By Flightcell
In this article we provide information on the different type of satellite equipment for aircraft, including their purchase price, operating costs, and the capabilities of each.

How DZMx Bluetooth Works

By Flightcell
The DZMx Bluetooth works like your car stereo Bluetooth. When you enter your vehicle, your phone connects automatically to the car stereo and streaming audio and voice calls are audible over the car stereo speakers.

DZMx WiFi Explained

By Flightcell
The Flightcell DZMx WiFi works the same as a home or office network router. You connect a smart device to it using default SSID “DZMx WiFi” and default password “Flightcell”. You can also connect WiFi capable equipment (e.g. medical monitor).

Mission Marking

By Flightcell
This operational capability of the Flightcell DZMx has been designed to meet the needs of the Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (HEMS), however it could be used for any type of helicopter or fixed wing mission.

Manifest Detection

By Flightcell
This is a licensed DZMx feature that automatically detects assets on an aircraft, and if required, transmits manifest information to an operations centre.

The Legalities of Cellular Communications from the Air

By Flightcell International
We sometimes get asked about the legality of using cellular technology from aircraft, particularly in the United States. This article discusses the history, the current regulations and the practicalities associated with it.

New DZMx Firmware Platform

By Flightcell
DZMx firmware platform 4 (v4.x.x) is on-track to be implemented before the end of Q2 2020. This firmware platform supports a new CPU that will be capable of supporting the data requirements of the DZMx for many years to come.

AIS Capability for Flightcell DZMx

By Flightcell
Flightcell has added yet another capability to the DZMx product platform to help aircraft rendezvous with ships at sea. The technology is called Automatic Identification System (AIS).

Flightcell DZMx helping the UK’s critically ill babies and children

By Nigel Lemon
The Children’s Air Ambulance (TCAA) is a national service which is changing the face of paediatric and neonatal aeromedical transfers through the high-speed transfer of critically ill babies and children from one hospital to another for specialist care.

Commercial ADS-B Networks

By Flightcell
Around the world, the ADS-B mandate is becoming ever-clearer: if you’re flying anything larger than the smallest and simplest aircraft, you must install it. As with any innovation driven by new regulations, the introduction of ADS-B is changing the rules of the game offering heightened awareness of fleet movements. It includes frequent GPS positions, speed and altitude, on a public radio frequency.