Pentar Communications Management System Certified

Aviation International News » February 2004
February 1, 2007, 11:03 AM

The FAA has certified the CMS-1000 communication management system from Pentar Avionics. The panel-mount unit provides digital and analog input and output, ACARS processing, an optional internal VDL Mode 2 (VHF datalink) radio and optional GPS sensor. Its I/O port can connect with various aircraft sensors for collection of engine, fuel and other data, as well as position reporting, OOOI (out, off, on and in event reports) and maintenance reports. The CMS-1000 will also support weather datalink, satcom, VHF and airborne telephones, and it can interface with onboard printers and data loaders. According to the Bothell, Wash.-based company, list price for the CMS-1000 with the VDL Mode 2 radio is about $30,000.

Share this...

Please Register

In order to leave comments you will now need to be a registered user. This change in policy is to protect our site from an increased number of spam comments. Additionally, in the near future you will be able to better manage your AIN subscriptions via this registration system. If you already have an account, click here to log in. Otherwise, click here to register.