Aviation Equipment

Transportation Industry Products, Software

Aerial Imaging Software accelerates flight planning.

November 10, 2014

Part of Trimble Access field software suite, Trimble® Access™ Aerial Imaging v2.0 is used with Trimble Tablet Rugged PC for planning aerial missions, performing pre-flight checks, and monitoring flights for Trimble UX5 Aerial Imaging Rover. User interface uses step-by-step, tabular navigation to guide user through flight process from planning to completion. Program optimizes flight times and enables corridor mapping along rivers, roads, and railways in noncontiguous areas. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Rugged AC Tachometers measure rotational speed of diesel engines.

October 22, 2014

Designed for jet and diesel engine rotational speed measurements, WESTCON Model 758-9905000 converts rotational shaft speed input into linear analog voltage output. Approximate starting torque is 2.0 oz-in., which is maintained at running speeds up to 1,000 rpm, and multi-pole cylindrical magnet turns within wound stator constructed from transformer iron lamination material. Dustproof aluminum alloy housing has SAE 1/8 in. type steel mounting with 3/16 in. solid drive dog. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Communication Systems & Equipment

Communications Product Suite facilitates air traffic control.

September 22, 2014

Consisting of solution-driven portfolio of products and services, Sapphire Suite includes Park Air T6 radio, which is fully compliant with IPv6 and EUROCAE Interoperability Standards for VoIP ATM. Sapphire also includes MARC Server, which provides Internet browser-based control and monitoring of all Sapphire assets from desktops or tablets. Sapphire equipment range is complemented by expanded suite of support services that includes customer portal. Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Single-Aisle Airplane accommodates up to 200 seats.

September 12, 2014

Able to accommodate up to 200 seats by incorporating mid-exit door, which increases the exit limit, 737 MAX 200 features airframe length that affords customers flexibility and space in cabin. Airplane is configured with passenger-inspired Boeing Sky Interior, which features modern sculpted sidewalls and window reveals, LED lighting, and pivoting overhead stowage bins. Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Cockpit Retrofit is available for King Air turboprop aircraft.

July 31, 2014

AeroVue™ Integrated Flight Deck (IFD) offers King Air operators avionics platform that includes Flight Management System, Autopilot, Synthetic Vision, and INAV™ functionality with Electronic Charts displayed on three 12 in. LCD screens. Also, this complete cockpit retrofit adds wireless capability to cockpit via BendixKing AeroWave 100 system. Operation is possible via either combination of button inputs or with optional Cursor Control Device (CCD). Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Lightweight Aerospace Ethernet Cables support high data rates.

July 17, 2014

Available in 26 and 24 sizes as standard, GORE® Ethernet Cables meet requirements of military and civil aerospace markets for higher data rate cables in lightweight, flexible, and routable package. CAT-6A cable supports TIA-568 applications up to 10 Gb. Typical applications include avionics networks, digital video systems, cabin management systems, flight management systems, Ethernet backbone, and in-flight entertainment systems. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Software

Aerial Navigation Software aids private pilots in Europe.

May 8, 2014

Available for iPad, Mobile FliteDeck VFR includes such capabilities as VFR enroute data for 12 European countries, graphical NOTAMs and temporary flight restrictions (TFRs), and split data download capability to increase efficiency for private pilots. Enroute data includes topographical information, terrain, obstacles, airspace, NAVAIDs, and VFR waypoints. Primary airport data is also available, along with METARs, TAFs, and NOTAM information. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Gigabit Ethernet Switch targets aerospace and defense industry.

March 12, 2014

Designed to meet continuing technology refresh requirements of defense and aerospace systems integrators, Model VPX3-652 provides up to 20 ports of Ethernet connectivity in single 3U slot. Rugged COTS GbE switch is suitable for use in space-constrained embedded C4ISR and Electronic Warfare subsystems to support network communications, both within subsystem and to connect externally to other subsystems within platform. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products, Material Handling & Storage

EFB Solution for iPad helps airlines operate more efficiently.

November 20, 2013

As electronic flight bag (EFB) solution for iPad, FliteDeck Pro delivers vector-based Jeppesen terminal charts and data-driven enroute content dynamically rendered and de-cluttered to meet all requirements of pilots. Airport taxi diagrams, automatically displayed based on user-configured speed settings, enhance airline operational efficiency, and switch to airport diagram display can occur directly from STAR procedure, enroute map, or approach procedure. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Non-Industrial Products

Commercial Aircraft are designed for regional, network carriers.

June 21, 2013

While single-class layout of E175-E2 will seat up to 88 passengers, E190-E2 and E195-E2 respectively seat up to 106 and 132 passengers. All are designed with aerodynamic, distinctively shaped wings; systems and avionics, including 4th generation full fly-by-wire flight controls; and Pratt & Whitney's PurePower™ Geared Turbofan high by-pass ratio engines. Other features include Honeywell Primus Epic™ 2 integrated avionics system and Honeywell Next Generation Flight Management System. Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Helmet Mounted Display optimizes pilot's situational awareness.

June 20, 2013

Operating in day and night mode, Joint Helmet Mounted Cueing System II (JHMCS II) features head-tracking technology that lets pilot aim sensors and weapons and receive increased situational awareness in whatever direction they are looking. HD, color, smart-visor system, developed to meet needs of modern military aircrew, provides optical-inertial tracker and lightweight Aircraft Interface Unit (ACIU) that does not require cooling, mounting tray, or cockpit mapping. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems

LED Lights illuminate interior of buses, trains, and planes.

April 4, 2013

From operating current of 20 mA, Topled LEDs produce 2,400 mcd at color temperature of 6,000 K, while Mini Topled LEDs achieve typical luminous intensity of 1,700 mcd at 4,000 K and 1,900 mcd at 6,500 K. Units are certified to AEC Q101 automotive industry standard, resist up to 8 kV of ESD, and provide corrosion stability. Consuming just 0.1 W, light sources operate up to 50,000 hours and are tailored to meet demands of public and private passenger transport. Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Aircraft AHRS targets retrofit market.

April 2, 2013

Featuring MEMS-based inertial measurement unit, Model LCR-200 provides navigation information regarding aircraft's position, heading, and attitude. Synchro interface module enables analog synchro output to interface with older autopilot systems. In addition, LCD-200 avoids problems often caused by acoustic and structural vibration. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Fiber Optic Cables are suited for commercial aircraft systems.

February 11, 2013

FlightLink™ 50 µm OM3 can support 100 Gbit Ethernet up to 100 m. For applications that require single mode performance, FlightLink Bend Optimized Single Mode offers enhanced bend performance combined with standard-sized mode field. Incorporating OFS fibers, buffer, braided strength members, and outer jacket, all avionics cables are qualified to 200°C and designed with identical tight buffer construction that eliminates kinking. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Material Handling & Storage

Drums and Barrels enable aerial fuel delivery.

October 12, 2012

Available in 4 sizes, Pro Barrels® are designed to be transported via helicopter, allowing operators to deliver and store oil, gas, and other fuels in locations that cannot be accessed via truck or rail. Collapsible, reusable units are constructed using multiple layers of ballistic nylon tire cord and polymer coatings. Pro Barrels can serve as fuel dispensing depots for military troop support, offshore drilling, remote construction/mining operations, and rescue recovery operations. Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Modular Manned/Unmanned Teaming Kit enhances aviation control.

August 13, 2012

Expanding capabilities of manned aircraft, modular Manned/Unmanned Teaming Kit (MUM-TK) allows aviator STANAG Level 3+ and Level 4 control of unmanned aerial systems (UAS) and its payload while simultaneously piloting his/her own aircraft. Solution, STANAG 4586-compliant (v.2a.1) with DoD interoperability profiles, enables aviator to get real-time updates of landing zone before arriving on station or utilize UAS to scan egress path for potential threats. Read More

Transportation Industry Products

GPS-Aided Inertial Navigation System comes in SMT chip.

July 27, 2012

Combining GPS module with MEMS inertial and pressure sensor technology, fully embeddable VN-200 GPS-Aided Inertial Navigation System (GPS/INS) is supplied as surface mount (SMT) chip and provides coupled position, velocity, and attitude solution. Onboard microprocessor runs aerospace-grade Kalman filter algorithm at rate of up to 200 Hz and provides accuracies better than 0.25° in pitch and roll and 0.75° in heading. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Machinery & Machining Tools

Five-Axis VMC brings speed, flexibility to aerospace machining.

June 26, 2012

Employing direct-drive rotary table and 15,000 rpm spindle with 120 Nm torque, D300 is designed for small, complex, 3D contouring of parts. Worktable has 300 mm dia work area and accommodates workpieces up to 450 x 270 mm and 120 kg. X-, Y- and Z-axis travels are 300, 500, and 350 mm, respectively, and feed rates reach 60,000 mm/min. Rotary table axes offer rotational motion of 240° (±120°) on A-axis and 360° continuous rotation on C-axis. Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Landing Gear Trailing Arm suits unmanned aircraft systems.

January 12, 2012

Available as field retrofit for main landing gear, trailing arm extends utility of Predator® B/MQ-9 Reaper UAS by delivering increase in landing weight capacity at full FAR descent rate of 10 ft/sec. Solution also offers growth path to increase gross takeoff weight (10,500 lb vs. 11,700 lb), full rejected takeoff brake system at growth maximum weight of 11,700 lb, as well as provisions for automatic takeoff and landing capability and ABS field upgrades. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Explosives, Armaments & Weaponry

Self-Protection Suite suits helicopters and transport aircraft.

February 16, 2011

Designed to provide active and passive protection, Self-Protection Suite combines RWR, LWR, IR-PAWS, RF Jammer, laser DIRCM, and Chaff/Flare dispensing functions for effective responses to all types of threats. System searches for and detects threats, delivers warning, and provides jamming against airborne and ground-based EO, RF, and laser threats presented by all types of air defense systems, including missiles, MANPADS, ground-based fire, and RPGs. Read More