Updated: December 2nd, 2019

Thousands of new commercial aircraft are currently in production. They will contain lightweight, powerful, high-speed electronics systems that will enable connectivity on a level the skies have never seen.

Commercial aircraft come in many shapes and sizes, from small executive jets to large, long-haul, wide-body planes that carry hundreds of passengers. Electronics are taking a leading role in all aspects of commercial aircraft design as their use increases in areas such as power management, navigation, and control. At the 2019 Paris Air Sh