Astronics' Wireless Aircraft Interface Device Certified for Boeing 737
Posted May 23, 2016
Astronics has received a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) and Parts Manufacturing Approval (PMA) for its webFB® Wireless Electronic Flight Bag (EFB) device for use on Boeing 737 aircraft. This approval represents the first time a wireless Aircraft Interface Device (AID) has been certified for use in the flight deck by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)...
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Rockwell Collins Selects Astronics Corporation as the Preferred Supplier for Avionics Databus Test Solutions
Astronics Ballard Technology Receives Parts Manufacturing Approval by FAA
Posted September 8, 2014
Astronics Ballard Technology (www.ballardtech.com), a leader in the development and manufacture of avionics databus interfaces, rugged computers, embedded interface devices, and software for aerospace, military, and commercial use, has received Parts Manufacturer Approval (PMA) for their AB2-AID (Aircraft Interface Device) and its associated mounting kits by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)...
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Aircraft Interface Device (AID) Chosen for Cathay Pacific's e-Enabled Aircraft Program
Posted August 6, 2014
Astronics Corporation (NASDAQ: ATRO), a leading provider of advanced technologies for the global aerospace and defense industries, announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Ballard Technology, Inc. (Astronics Ballard Technology) is a key technology partner with Cathay Pacific Airways and will supply the Aircraft Interface Device (AID) for their innovative new eEnabled Aircraft Program...
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Ballard Technology Acquired by Astronics Corporation
Posted December 1, 2011
Ballard Technology, Inc., a privately-held company, today announced that it has been acquired by Astronics Corporation (NASDAQ: ATRO), a leader in advanced, high-performance lighting, electrical power and automated test systems for the global aerospace and defense industries...
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Ethernet Switch CCPMC
Posted August 16, 2011
Ballard Technology, Inc., has introduced the MPR-ES-1, a new 10-port managed/ unmanaged Ethernet switch PMC for embedded use in the aerospace and defense industries. This rugged COTS switch features advanced management functions, health monitoring, on-board magnetics, and an integrated Ethernet controller (NIC)...
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New Rocky Mountain Region Representative
New Northeast Representative
Posted February 15, 2011
Ballard Technology, Inc., today announced that it has appointed Radiation Electronics Inc. (REI) to represent Ballard Technology in Metro New York, New Jersey, and Eastern Pennsylvania. The manufacturers' representative firm is based in Harrison, NY...
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New Upstate NY Representative
New Midwest Representative
Posted February 14, 2011
Ballard Technology, Inc., today announced that it has appointed Panatek, Inc. to represent Ballard Technology throughout the states of Illinois, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. Panatek has offices in Hoffman Estates, IL, Eagan, MN, and St. Louis, MO...
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Pocket-Sized USB Interfaces for ARINC 708
XMC and PMC Interface Cards
Posted November 15, 2010
Ballard Technology, Inc., today introduced a new line of XMC and PMC avionics databus interface cards with industry-leading high channel counts and multi-protocol capability. These new high-density cards, called the Mx5 Series, enable electronic systems to interface with military and commercial avionics databuses...
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Flight Test Orange Interfaces
Pocket-Sized USB Interfaces
Posted March 31, 2010
Ballard Technology, Inc. today announced that their new portable USB 2.0 interfaces for MIL-STD-1553 and ARINC 429/717 protocols are now available from stock. These easy-to-use USB interfaces enable engineers and technicians to...
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New Regional Sales Manager
Posted February 5, 2010
Ballard Technology, Inc. today announced that it has appointed Mike Johnson as its new Regional Sales Manager for the northeastern United States and Canada. Mike has over 25 years experience in Avionics and Aerospace engineering...
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AS9100 and ISO 9001 Registration
PCI Express and PCI Interface Cards
Posted October 19, 2009
Ballard Technology, Inc. today introduced their new 5th generation family of PCI Express (PCIe) and PCI interface cards for MIL-STD-1553 and ARINC 429/717. Incorporating the latest technology, this 5th generation RoHS-compliant family provides high performance at low cost while...
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