Honeywell has appointed AerFin as a preferred distribution partner of hardware upgrades for the Embraer E-170 / E-190 Regional Jet. The $3million agreement includes core hardware components such as the Pentium M Modular Avionics Unit, and Honeywell’s next-generation – LCD-based Multifunctional Control Display Units (MCDU) and Display Units. Worldwide operators of the Embraer E-Jet family looking to upgrade the performance of their E-170 / E-190 fleet can now order directly from the UK-based aftermarket solutions provider. As a global aftermarket solution provider with locations in Europe, Asia and the Americas, AerFin offers airlines a broad range of aircraft service capabilities ranging from whole aircraft trading and leasing through to rotable component ad-hoc trading and support through a range of bespoke programs across a broad range of platforms. Commenting on the agreement AerFin CEO Bob James said, “AerFin is dedicated to providing cost-effective solutions that deliver optimum levels of customer satisfaction. This partnership with Honeywell is further evidence of our commitment to E-Jet fleet operators worldwide. By facilitating their ability to upgrade the capabilities of their aircraft, we can help them realize the operational performance and safety benefits of Honeywell’s next-generation cockpit systems, providing enhanced levels of component reliability and increased time on-wing”. Full article available to view on the Honeywell website.