Teledyne's Communications Management Unit Chosen By American Airlines.
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LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 21, 2002
Teledyne Technologies Incorporated (NYSE NYSE
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temporary duty ) today announced that its Teledyne Controls Communications Management Unit (CMU) has been chosen by American Airlines for retrofit installation on selected MD-80 aircraft.
"This selection by American, combined with other airlines recently selecting the Teledyne CMU, is a clear indication that Teledyne has re-established itself as a market leader in air/ground data link technology," said Robert Mehrabian, chairman, president, and chief executive officer of Teledyne Technologies.
The Teledyne CMU will replace existing Aircraft Communications Addressing and Reporting System (ACARS ACARS Aircraft Communications Addressing and Reporting System
ACARS ARINC Communications Addressing and Reporting System
ACARS Airborne Communications Addressing and Reporting System
ACARS Air Concepts and Requirements Study
ACARS Access Control and Release System ) management units providing enhanced capabilities such as Aircraft Condition Monitoring System (ACMS ACMS Aircraft Condition(ing) Monitoring System
ACMS Application Control Management System
ACMS Allegheny County Medical Society (Pittsburgh, PA)
ACMS Allianze College of Medical Sciences ) reporting and Quick Access Recording (QAR QAR
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Teledyne Technologies is a leading provider of sophisticated electronics components, instruments and communications products, systems engineering solutions, aerospace products and components, and on-site gas and power generation systems. Teledyne has operations in the United States, the United Kingdom and Mexico. More information about Teledyne Technologies can be found on the Company's website at www.teledyne.com.
SOURCE: Teledyne Technologies Incorporated