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Future-proof flight deck: Airbus C295 is the first fixed-wing search and rescue platform to feature Pro Line Fusion™ avionics from Collins Aerospace

– Features night-vision goggle compatibility, Head-Up Displays and Synthetic Vision for mission success

Advanced human-machine interface will reduce pilot workload

Touch-screen capabilities to increase ease of operation 

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Nov. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Airbus’ new C295 tactical aircraft will come equipped with Collins Aerospace System’s state-of-the-art Pro Line Fusion™ flight deck, significantly advancing the capabilities of C295 operators. The selection marks the first fixed-wing search and rescue platform to include Pro Line Fusion among its standard equipment. Collins Aerospace is a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX).

The Pro Line Fusion flight deck designed for the C295 includes key features to help operators during search and rescue, and other tactical missions, being equipped with:

  • Four 14.1-inch (35.8 cm) touchscreen displays to provide a more intuitive interface for pilots to interact and customize their information on the flight deck
  • Night-vision goggle capability to help ensure successful missions in low light conditions
  • Head-Up Displays that enable the pilot to keep their eyes up for enhanced situational awareness
  • Enhanced Vision System (EVS) sensor that allows pilots to see through low-visibility conditions
  • Overlaid weather radar that shows a graphical depiction of weather along the flight plan for easy viewing
  • Integrated Terrain Awareness and Warning System that enables high-resolution 3D obstacle depiction and enhances mission safety
  • Fully integrated Mission Flight Management Systems supporting Search and Rescue patterns, Computed Air Release Points and High Altitude Release Points

In addition, the flight deck was designed to meet evolving airspace and regulatory requirements, future-proofing it for years to come.

“This flight deck implementation is a great example of how Collins Aerospace is able to apply the latest commercial avionics technology and integrate it with military functions and capabilities to create the perfect fit for our customers,” said Dave Schreck, vice president and general manager for Military Avionics and Helicopters at Collins Aerospace. “Our Pro Line Fusion integrated avionics system will reduce pilot workload and increase ease of operation for all future C295 operators.”

Canada’s Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) will serve as the launch customer for the C295 with the first delivery expected before the end of the year.

About Collins Aerospace

Collins Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Created in 2018 by bringing together UTC Aerospace Systems and Rockwell Collins, Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers’ toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market. For more information, visit CollinsAerospace.com.

About United Technologies Corporation

United Technologies Corp., based in Farmington, Connecticut, provides high-technology systems and services to the building and aerospace industries. By combining a passion for science with precision engineering, the company is creating smart, sustainable solutions the world needs. For more information about the company, visit our website at www.utc.com or follow us on Twitter: @UTC.

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‫تفتتح بي اس آي الشرق الأوسط (PSI Middle East) مكتبها في المملكة العربية السعودية لدعم قاعدة العملاء ذو النمو المستمر وتنمية سوق المواهب في المملكة العربية السعودية.

تفتتح   بي اس آي المزود العالمي لمحتوى التقييمات ، والتكنولوجيا المتقدمة ، واستشارات حلول المواهب ، مكتبها الأول في المملكة العربية  السعودية. بي إس آي التي عُرفت مسبقاً باسم إننوفيتيف اتش آر سيلوشنز ويقع مقرها الرئيسي في دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة منذ عام 1999، بدأت بالعمل في المملكة العربية السعودية عن بُعد منذ عشر سنوات. تُعد شركة بي اس آي واحدة من أكبر فرق خبراء علم النفس المهني ومتخصصي التعلم والتطوير في المنطقة. وسيكون مقر الفريق في مكتبها  الجديد الواقع في حي العليا في مدينة الرياض ، مصمم خصيصاً لخدمة عملائنا في المملكة.

وصرحت أماندا وايت ، المدير العام في بي اس آي الشرق الأوسط:

“إننا ندرك ونأيد استثمار المملكة الكبير في الأفراد. تعد متطلبات المملكة العربية السعودية للحصول على أفضل الحلول التقنية، ومجموعتنا الواسعة من خدمات تقييم المواهب وتطويرها في تطابق وتناغم مثالي من حيث موائمة احتياجات السوق المحلي. نحن في غاية الفخر بانجازاتنا التي حققناها في سوق دول مجلس التعاون الخليجي وافتتاح مكتبنا في المملكة  هو دليل على التزامنا المستمر لدعم عملائنا.”

وأدلت أبرار المبارك ، المدير الإقليمي للمملكة العربية السعودية في بي اس آي الشرق الأوسط:  ” تتمحور رؤية المملكة لعام 2030 حول المواهب البشرية، و نعمل نحن في بي اس آي الشرق الأوسط على إعداد المواهب البشرية  للخوض في العالم المهني ، ونحدد المواهب ذات الإمكانيات العالية ، بالإضافة إلى تمكين الفرق العملية من التعاون بشكل أكثر فعالية مع بعضها البعض ، وإعداد القادة للمستقبل. أصبح السوق المحلي أكثر نشاطاً وفعالية مما كان عليه من قبل ،وانه من المشوق للغاية أن نكون جزءًا فعالاً من عملية التحول المبهرة التي تخوضها الممكلة العربية السعودية.”

وللمزيد من المعلومات  ، تفضل بزيارة بي اس آي الشرق الأوسط في جناحنا في مؤتمر جمعية تنمية المواهب(ATD) المعني بتنمية المواهب البشرية للتعلم والعمل، يومي 3 و 4  من شهر ديسمبر ، الذي سوف يُعقد في فندق برج رافال ، الرياض.

يسعد شركة انفورما المنسقة لمؤتمر جمعية تنمية المواهب(ATD) بتقديم خصم 10% على تذاكر حضور المؤتمر لجميع عملاء بي اس آي الشرق الأوسط، عند ذكرهم لشركة بي اس آي الشرق الأوسط أثناء الحجز.

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CBB participates in Digital Financial Inclusion Summit

Manama, Head of Fintech and Innovation Unit at the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB), Yasmeen Al Sharaf, has participated as a speaker at the Digital Financial Inclusion Summit organized by the Institute of International Finance (IIF) in Cairo.

The summit brought together global and regional financial sector leaders, decision makers, experts and entrepreneurs to discuss digital financial inclusion, and the role of financial services in meeting the requirements of the digital economy, cloud computing and blockchain.

During a panel session entitled “Transforming through public and private cooperation”, she highlighted the fact that Bahrain has a track record as a business-friendly environment and home to the Gulf’s largest financial services sector.

Al Sharaf also highlighted the CBB’s Regulatory Sandbox as a catalyst for innovation, as startups and financial institutions come together to test out their innovative financial solutions. She emphasized that despite the advancement of electronic payment systems and the CBB’s initiatives in encouraging the use of cashless methods, the CBB will continue its efforts in integrating the latest technologies and solutions to enhance financial inclusion in line with the digital economy requirements. (I.Y.)

Source: Bahrain News Agency

Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Meets Deputy Foreign Minister of the Republic of Armenia

HE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Sultan bin Saad Al Muraikhi met on Sunday with HE Deputy Foreign Minister of the Republic of Armenia Grigor Hovhannisyan, currently visiting the country.

During the meeting, they discussed bilateral relations and means of boosting them along with enhancing cooperation prospects and topics of mutual interest.

Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs

UAE Leaders send condolences to King Salman on death of Prince Turki bin Abdullah Al Saud.

President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a cable of condolences to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia, on the death of Prince Turki bin Abdullah bin Saud bin Nasser bin Farhan Al Saud.

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, sent similar cables of condolences to King Salman.

Source: UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed, Bahraini foreign minister review regional developments.

Prospects for further strengthening the long-standing relations between the UAE and Kingdom of Bahrain were reviewed by His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed bin Mohamed Al Khalifa, the Foreign Minister of Bahrain.

This came as H.H. Sheikh Mohamed today received the Bahraini top diplomat, with the two sides echoing their two countries’ determination to grow their bilateral relations for the common good of their peoples.

The meeting occasioned a review of the regional developments, and an exchange of views over a number of issues of mutual concern.

Source: UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed receives Indian Minister of External Affairs.

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, received here today Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, Indian Minister of External Affairs, and discussed ways of furthering the strategic and friendship relations between the two countries.

The meeting, which was attended by H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, explored the bilateral political, economic and trade relations, with the two sides exchanging views on a number of regional and international issues of common interest.

Source: UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed, Mauritanian counterpart discuss cooperation.

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, has received his Mauritanian counterpart Ismael Ould Cheikh Ahmed.

The meeting touched on bilateral relations and ways to develop cooperation between the two brotherly countries as well as a number of regional and international issues of common interest.

Sheikh Abdullah welcomed the Mauritanian Foreign Minister’s visit, stressing the UAE’s interest in boosting relations with Mauritania in various fields.

For his part, the Mauritanian minister highlighted his country’s aspiration to enhance cooperation with the UAE, based on the distinguished relations the two countries enjoy.

Source: UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs