central air data computer


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central air data computer

A device which computes altitude, vertical speed, air speed and mach number from inputs of pitot and static pressure and temperature.
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CPU Tech's SoC technology, along with pressure transducers expertise provided by Goodrich Sensors (NYSE: GR), will give the F16 Fighter Aircraft a very Enhanced Central Air Data Computer (ECADC).
All USAF A-10 aircraft (approximately 370 a/c) will be upgraded with form fit and function Central Air Data Computer using high stability sensors and state of the art surface mount electronics that greatly increase system reliability and enhance mission preparedness.
NASDAQ:ISSC) The United States Air Force, Tinker Air Force Base, OK, has selected Innovative Solutions and Support (ISSC) to replace the central air data computers in its fleet of A-10 "Warthog" aircraft.
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