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Cobham / Aeroflex IFF-45TS MK XIIA/TACAN Bench Test Set





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Product Description

The IFF-45TS Transponder / Interrogator / TACAN Bench Test Set is an RF signal simulator that provides support for AIMS Mark XIIA transponders and interrogators.

It operates under remote control from a computer or ATE system and provides versatile signal generation and measurement capability of Mark XIIA system signals in bench and over-the-air applications.

Typical applications include:

  • Support for AIMS 03-1000 and DO-181 certification testing Over-the-air testing of Mark XIIA equipment.(Mode 5)
  • Test range to 3 km with appropriate antennas
  • Ramp testing of installed equipment performance
  • Support for engineering development of Mark XIIA equipment
  • Manufacturing ATE for Mark XIIA equipment

Key Features

MK XIIA AIMS certified for Level 1 and Level 2

Accommodates DOD AIMS 04-900A Option A (KIV-78) and Option B (KIV-77)

Dual I/O for diversity testing of transponders or SUM/DIFFERENCE on interrogators

Separate connections for direct or over-the-air testing

Software defined radio design allows waveform flexibility and future growth potential

Dual signal generator design allows coordinated signal production for interference and echo testing

Remote interfaces consist of RS-232, Ethernet and GPIB

Aeroflex GUI allows easy access to test features

Industry wide use in development and end item testing of transponders and interrogators

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Why buy from MCS Test Equipment?

New Products

MCS Test Equipment - Established Since 2000

UK on-site demonstrations

Worldwide shipping

Decades of product experience

ISO Accreditation

Used Products

Up to 70% off list prices

Tailored warranties of up to 2 years

Support for legacy systems

Excellent Customer Service & Technical Support

Rental Products

No commitment to purchase

An inventory of over 2000 products

Maintenance & calibration included

Short term rentals - from only 7 days

Finance Options

Applicable to all equipment

0% finance options available

Terms between 1-36 months


Accredited calibrations

Highly skilled engineers

Competitive pricing

Fast turnaround

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