Austin, Texas – October 15th, 2012 – L2 Consulting Services, Inc. (L2) announced that is has received FAA approval for the installation of the Rockwell Collins IRT-2120 Iridium SATCOM system on Alaska Airlines fleet of 737-800 aircraft. The project was prompted by operator requirements and included certification of a new ePhone cabin wireless bulkhead cradle configuration. The STC revision was accomplished via an amendment to L2’s 737-800 SATCOM installation Supplemental Type Certificate #ST10928SC. The prototype system installation was completed at the end of August and the rest of the 48 aircraft will be retrofitted over the coming months.
L2 Technical Services Director, Michael Eiras, said, “I am very proud of the L2 engineering team and kit production team as the STC amendment project was completed on-time and on-budget while processing prototype integration challenges.”
L2 developed the installation engineering, manufactured the installation kits and provided complete STC revision project management.