DEVELOPMENT OF ATC TRANSPONDER RELIABILITY IN AIR CARRIER AND GENERAL AVIATION AIRCRAFT

This report presents the results of a study to determine the reliability of the ATC transponder system in air carrier aircraft and low-performance general aviation aircraft. Data presented on air carrier class of transponders are based on historical records of the air carriers for equipment removal and repair activity. Data presented on the general aviation class of transponders are based on warranty action information furnished by four of the leading avionics manufacturers producing transponders.

  • Corporate Authors:

    ARINC Research Corporation

    2251 Riva Road
    Annapolis, MD  United States  21401

    Federal Aviation Administration

    800 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20591
  • Authors:
    • Kowalski, S
    • Peter, K
  • Publication Date: 1980-4

Media Info

  • Pagination: 23 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00343647
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: 1326-01-12-2193, FAA-EM-80-6
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-FA76WA-3788
  • Files: NTIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Oct 28 2003 12:00AM