Farnborough, U.K. | July 13, 2016– Rockwell Collins today was named by Airbus as its top supplier in the Supplier-Furnished Equipment (SFE) category and received an Excellent In-Service Performance award. The company was honored at a special ceremony at the Farnborough Airshow.
Out of 41 suppliers rated in the SFE category, Rockwell Collins topped the list at No. 1. The award followed Airbus’s supplier support rating process, which drew in-service feedback on product, service and cost from more than 133 Airbus customers worldwide.

“Airline customers of Airbus experience great value and benefit from highly reliable systems and a global support team of trusted experts to ensure their aircraft remain in-service,” said Scott Gunnufson, vice president, Sales, Marketing and Customer Support, Commercial Systems for Rockwell Collins. “We’re very appreciative of this award from Airbus and I commend our dedicated customer support team around the world for this well-deserved accomplishment.”

Rockwell Collins was credited for its ability to continuously provide reliable equipment and complimentary technical support, its effectiveness of operational support services and customer feedback on cost of ownership.

Earlier this year, Rockwell Collins was also recognized by Airbus for its excellent in-service performance as a Cabin Supplier of Buyer-Furnished Equipment in 2015.