Industry News

May 2017 Issue

Autopilot STC Update: TruTrak, Trio Are Close

Both manufacturers are neck-to-neck in the race to win an AML-STC for experimental autopilots. Third-party interface potential is still unknown.

If you’ve been waiting for a cheaper FAA-approved retrofit autopilot you might not have to wait much longer. In fact, you can even have your shop begin the installation. This past April, both TruTrak Flight Systems and Trio Avionics came to Sun ‘n Fun with STC approvals on the installation hardware and wiring harnesses for experimental autopilots.

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