Who We Are

Collins Aerospace is a pioneer in the development and deployment of innovative communication and aviation electronic solutions for commercial and government applications. Our ARINCDirect suite of flight support services brings together the Rockwell Collins’ Ascend flight information solutions and ARINCDirect flight services into a single-source solution for best-in-class flight planninginternational trip supportcabin connectivity and flight operations management. Rockwell Collins acquired ARINC Incorporated in 2013.

ARINCDirect was born out of ARINC’s over 80 year history, dedicated to delivering world class information based services across the aviation and airports, rail and critical infrastructure sectors. Launched in April of 2003, ARINCDirect Business Aviation Solutions was created to provide business and private jet operators with a level of innovation, technology, service and success unparalleled in the industry.

In 2013 ARINC was acquired by Rockwell Collins, a company with a similar history and reputation for trusted solutions in the aerospace and defense industry. By pairing Rockwell Collins’ industry-leading information-enabled avionics and communications systems with ARINC’s aviation network services and ground infrastructure, Rockwell Collins’ ARINCDirect offers seamless information management solutions for aviation customers.

Today, over 3,500 aircraft rely on ARINCDirect to deliver a first-class suite of services in business aviation. With a 24×7 state-of-the-art Operations Center in Annapolis, Maryland, ARINCDirect is staffed by FAA Certified Part 121 Dispatchers, who ensure customer’s needs are met with the utmost quality and professionalism.

Should you ever be in the Annapolis (Baltimore/Washington) area, please contact us to schedule a tour of the ARINCDirect Operation Center and to meet the people who provide the industry’s highest level of service.