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Cobham AvComm Releases ADS-B Test App

By Juliet Van Wagenen | November 2, 2016
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Cobham AvComm ADS-B
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[Avionics Magazine 11-02-2016] Cobham AvComm has released an Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) test application, Integrity. The new application controls Cobham’s IFR6000 or IFR6015 transponder test sets and GPSG-1000 positional simulator to support Supplemental Type Certification (STC) and post-approval testing for ADS-B equipment installations per FAA Advisory Circular (AC) 20-165B.

For Research and Development (R&D) and factory test, the app will control Cobham’s IFF-45TS/A MK XII/A bench test set and the GPSG-1000 for ADS-B Out performance. The system can generate a complete ADS-B Out compliance report in FAA format, including a measurement for total latency showing pass/fail criteria.

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