Avionic Modernisation

Avionic Modernisation

We are experts in the design, installation, commissioning and testing of avionics upgrades, having a proven track record in delivering upgrades on the C-130 platform worldwide for more than 40 years, we are able to develop commercial-off-the-shelf systems to provide cost effective, low risk solutions.

Our teams can perform avionics studies on each C-130 fleet, creating bespoke avionic modernisation packages to remove obsolescence, to provide operational capability enhancements and to ensure compliance with international aviation regulations. Our experienced test pilots work alongside a dedicated engineering team to evaluate the suitability and usability of all upgrades.

Upgrades to avionic and electrical systems include:

Communication Systems

  • VHF Comms and Datalink
  • UHF Comms including Secure and Encryption
  • HF Communications
  • Satellite Communication (SATCOM)
  • Intercom Systems including Wireless Intercoms

Operational Enhancements

  • Enhanced Vision Systems, Electro-optic turrets
  • Night Vision Imaging Systems (for flight deck, cargo bay and external lighting)

Navigation Systems

  • Standby Instrumentation
  • Flight Management Systems
  • Heading Reference
  • Digital Maps
  • Electronic Flight Bags
  • Primary and Navigation Display Systems

Surveillance Systems

  • Traffic Collision Avoidance System (TCAS)
  • Mode 5 Identification Friend or Foe (IFF)
  • Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) Out
  • Cockpit Voice Recorder and Digital Flight Data Recorder (CVR/DFDR)
  • Weather Radar

Aircrew and Aircraft Protection

  • Chaff and Flare
  • Missile Approach Warning System (MAWS)
  • Radar Warning Receivers (RWR)
  • Directional Infrared Counter Measures (DIRCM)

Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance

  • Tactical Data Link (Link 16)