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FreeFlight Systems’ FDC-500 Receives FAA TSO

FreeFlight Systems’ FDC-500 Receives FAA TSO

FreeFlight Systems’ FDC-500 Receives FAA TSO

FreeFlight Systems, a NextGen aviation leader specializing in avionics design, development and manufacturing, announces it has received a Technical Standard Order (TSO) approval from the FAA for the FDC-500 ARINC-429 digital-to-analog converter. This TSO approval will allow the FDC-500 to meet the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) aftermarket replacement requirements for an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) aircraft part.

FreeFlight Systems, a NextGen aerospace provider that specializes in position sources, radar altimeters and datalink receivers, announces a new product, the FDC-500 Convertor. This compact digital-to-analog convertor allows the replacement of heavy, legacy radar altimeters with FreeFlight Systems’ RA4000/4500 radar altimeters while retaining existing antennas, cabling and indicators onboard the aircraft.

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