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Next Generation ADAS Featured at MRO Americas 2015

Representatives from Avtron Aerospace attended the MRO Americas Conference and Exhibition April 14-16, 2015, at the Miami Beach Convention Center in Miami Beach, Florida. During the show Aviation Week's ReginaKenney stopped at the Avtron booth to interview Senior Design Engineer, Greg Wehrung about the Next Generation ADAS. Avtron featured the newly redesigned product throughout the exhibition and hosted a record number of visitors for demonstrations.

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Aero Accessories Selects Avtron H355 & Next Generation ADAS

Aero Accessories (Miramar, Florida) announces the purchase of the Avtron Aerospace H355 Universal Hydraulic Component Test System with H402-50S Hydraulic Power Unit and Next Generation ADAS for data acquisition. With this purchase, Aero Accessories will have the ability to support the widest range of hydraulic components possible with one Avtron test console including Flight Control Actuation, Autopilot Controls, Servos, and Power Control Units.

David Vail, President, Aero Accessories offered the following comments regarding the decision to purchase new hydraulic test equipment from Avtron Aerospace: "We recognize how competitive the hydraulic component repair market is so when Aero Accessories made the decision to further expand into this market, we identified the need for us to differentiate ourselves by specializing in repair solutions for the most advanced hydraulic components. Avtron is the industry leader for hydraulic test stand manufacturing and the H355 with the Next Generation ADAS are the most advanced testing configuration currently available. This investment puts us in position to be the technological leader in advanced hydraulic repair services for the next decade and beyond."

The new state of the art Avtron test equipment will have the ability to produce control rates and pressures up to 5,000psi ensuring Aero Accessories is well prepared to support next generation aircraft platforms such as the Boeing 787, Airbus A350 and A380.

Aero Accessories will be one of the first MRO facilities in the U.S. to own the Next Generation ADAS, the newly redesigned version of Avtron's popular data acquisition system.  By pairing the Next Generation ADAS with Avtron's H355 test bench, Aero Accessories will add to their capability as well as improve the efficiency and quality of their current component test process.

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Safe Fuel Systems selects Avtron Aerospace for Hydraulic Expansion

Safe Fuel Systems, Inc. (Hialeah, Florida) announces the purchase of the Avtron Aerospace H205 Hydraulic Component Test System with H402-50S Hydraulic Power Unit and Next Generation ADAS for data acquisition. With this purchase, Safe Fuel adds the ability to service a wider range of hydraulic components including Power Control Units, Servo Actuators, Servo Control Manifolds, Autopilots, and THSA's. "Choosing Avtron's test stand will give us the peace of mind needed to accomplish our vision and goals for 2015 and beyond," says Rafael Fuentes, President, Safe Fuel Systems. "It is the most comprehensive and technically advanced equipment in the market for Hydraulics."

The new Avtron test equipment will replicate aircraft hydraulic pressures, demands and flow rates specified in testing requirements for a variety of components used in newer fleets. The ability to control pressures up to 5,000psi and capture data via Avtron's newly redesigned ADAS unit ensures Safe Fuel will be prepared to support next generation aircraft platforms such as the Boeing 787, Airbus A350 and A380.

Safe Fuel Systems will be one of the first MRO facilities in the U.S. to own the Next Generation ADAS, the newly redesigned version of Avtron's popular data acquisition system. By pairing ADAS with the Avtron H205 test bench, Safe Fuel will add to their capability as well as improve the efficiency and quality of their current component test process.

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Avtron Leads A380 Engine-Driven Pump Testing with Korean Air

We are proud to announce that Korean Airlines has successfully completed the testing of the A380 engine-driven pump (EDP) at their Busan, South Korea, component repair facility. Using a standard Avtron H502 test stand and Avtron's Data Acquisition System (ADASTM), engineering teams from Korean Air and Avtron Aerospace worked together to complete this milestone in expanded MRO capability.

The eight engine-driven pumps on the A380 are rated at 5000psi and deliver 48 gallons of hydraulic fluid per minute, producing an 1120hp system-more than three times the hydraulic system horsepower generated on most commercial aircraft. A majority of the test bench designs currently in service at MRO facilities worldwide do not provide the pressure ratings and capability required to support newer aircraft platforms such as the A380 and B787. Korean Air selected Avtron Aerospace's next generation of universal test systems to upgrade their component repair capabilities to support the aircraft platforms of the future.

The Korean Air project leader, Mr. Jaemun Kim, summarized this accomplishment by saying, "We are very proud to have successfully completed this strategic milestone. The deployment of our remote controlled 5000psi hydraulic test capability using the (Avtron) H502 has been a success. The technical cooperation between Korean Air and Avtron Aerospace has been excellent. In the coming months we will work together with Avtron Aerospace engineering to complete testing of the A380 electric motor driven pumps (EMDP) using the Avtron H502 test stand and data acquisition system."

The four A380 AC electric motor-driven pumps present additional and new control requirements for component repair shops. Steven West, VP Sales & Marketing, Avtron Aerospace commented, "We are committed to supporting Korean Air as we work toward this next milestone in expanded MRO capability. We look forward to demonstrating A380 EMDP test capability at Korean Air's world class MRO facility in the near future!"

 

Trade Shows

MRO Americas

MRO Americas

April 14-16, 2015, Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami Beach, Florida
The annual MRO Conference and Exhibition provides a unique opportunity for airlines, aircraft manufacturers, component OEMs, and MRO shops to evaluate the latest products and services available in the industry. Representatives from Avtron Aerospace will be available throughout the show in Booth 3432.
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AMC/AEEC

April 27-30, 2015, Hilton Prague, Prague, Czech Republic
The Avionics Maintenance Conference (AMC) brings together major avionics manufacturers and the world’s commercial airlines for a four-day conference with the goal of increasing reliability, maintainability, and reduced operating costs for avionics and other aircraft electronic systems.
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F-16 and Proven Aircraft TGC Worldwide Review

F-16 and Proven Aircraft TGC Worldwide Review

September 13-17, 2015, Ogden, Utah
This conference offers an opportunity for interaction between the logistics, technical and acquisition communities supporting the worldwide operation of the F-16, other proven aircraft and the various weapon systems represented today. Join us in Utah, attend our and meet with Avtron Aerospace representatives.
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MRO Europe

MRO Europe

October 14-15, 2015, ExCel London, London, United Kingdom
TThe MRO Europe Conference and Exhibition is a must attend for European airlines, component OEMs, MRO service providers and leasing companies. Look for representative from Avtron Aerospace in Booth 796.
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