GARDN Approves SRS’ Flight Advisory System Proposal

On December 14th, 2016, the Green Aviation Research and Development Network (GARDN) approved Specific Range Solutions Ltd.’s (SRS) proposal to enhance and test its innovative iPad-based Flight Advisory System (FAS), as well as to investigate new flight trajectory optimization concepts.  Funding has been granted under the auspices of the 4th Round Call of the GARDN […]

SRS Sensor Project Gains a Team Member

Specific Range Solutions Ltd. welcomes Andrew Burry for a three month term this summer.  He will be performing test data analysis and design work in support of the company’s aircraft cabin air quality sensor R&D activities.  Andrew graduated in 2015 with Bachelor of Engineering Physics from Carleton University’s Department of Electronics and has previously worked […]

Presenting to RAA’s Flight Technology Committee

Omer Majeed of Specific Range Solutions Ltd. (SRS) has been invited to speak to the Regional Airline Association’s Flight Technology Committee on May 12th, 2016 in Charlotte, North Carolina at their 2016 Annual Convention (www.raa.org). The subject of his presentation will be maximizing aircraft performance to minimize fuel burn, costs and emissions.  Best practices in […]

GARDN Milestone: 10 km Resolution Forecast Data

Specific Range Solutions Ltd. has achieved a milestone in its Green Aviation Research and Development Network (GARDN) project.  Within an iOS application, we now have the capability to process upper wind and temperature forecast data for all of North America at 10 km resolution based on compressed raw data received from the Canadian Meteorological Centre […]

A320 LDC App Available on the App Store

Specific Range Solutions Ltd. (SRS) has completed development of the A320 Landing Distance Calculator (LDC) App for the iPad and the demonstration version is now available as a free application on the App Store. The A320 LDC App allows the user to quickly calculate the landing distance required and approach speed (VAPP) based on aircraft […]

Proposal to GARDN Approved

Specific Range Solutions Ltd. (SRS) is pleased to announce that its proposal to the Green Aviation Research and Development Network (GARDN) has been approved by the Board of Directors under the auspices of the GARDN II Program. Our twelve month project involves the development of an Electronic Flight Bag (EFB)-based system to reduce the fuel […]

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Top of Descent App Presentation at AERO 15

Omer Majeed, of Specific Range Solutions Ltd. (SRS), will give a presentation on the engineering development of SRS’ iPad Top of Descent application at the Propulsion Symposium of CASI’s AERO 15 Conference in Montreal on Tuesday, May 19th, 2015. The app enables the crew to plan and execute the most fuel-efficient descent from cruise and […]

Prof. Ye Awarded NSERC Engage Grant

On Thursday, March 12th, 2015, the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) announced the awarding of an NSERC Engage Grant to Prof. Winnie Ye.  The purpose of the grant is to conduct research into sensor technology related to aircraft air systems.  Dr. Ye is the Canada Research Chair in Nano-scale Integrated Circuit […]

Specific Range Solutions Hires First Employee

Specific Range Solutions Ltd. is pleased to announce that Tamara Tardif, who started with the company on October 2nd, 2014, has successfully completed the in-house training and evaluation program in iOS application development, Objective-C programming and aviation meteorology.  Over the course of her training she developed two iOS aviation apps.  Tamara graduated with a Bachelor […]

GARDN Montreal Aerospace Research Workshop

Omer Majeed of Specific Range Solutions Ltd. will be attending the GARDN Aerospace Research Workshop in Montreal on Tuesday, January 20th, 2015.  He will present a preliminary proposal regarding the development of an iPad-based application that will reduce fuel burn and emissions in the cruise flight phase for small commercial turboprop aircraft not equipped with […]