Product/Service

Avionics Suite

Source: Thomson-CSF

The Meghas avionics suite is now certified on EC120, EC135, Ecureuil B3 and EC155 and handles all main rotorcraft functions: autopilot, guidance and navigation, engine and vehicle control, onboard maintenance
Thomson-CSFeghas avionics suite is now certified on EC120, EC135, Ecureuil B3 and EC155 and handles all main rotorcraft functions: autopilot, guidance and navigation, engine and vehicle control, onboard maintenance. The system's modular design makes it flexible in adding new mission functionality and allows it to support all flight configurations (VFR, IFR, single-pilot, dual-pilot).

The major subsystems of the suite are:

  • Central Panel Display System (CPDS), comprising the Vehicle and Engine Management Display (VEMD) for single-engine helicopters, and used in conjunction with the Caution and Advisory Display (CAD) for twin-engine helicopters
  • Flight Control Display System (FCDS), now featuring two "smart" displays with high resolution multifunction color LCDs
  • Automatic Flight Control System (AFCS) includes highly integrated autopilot modules, smart series actuators, trim actuators, single axis fiber-optic gyros and the APIRS Attitude and Heading Reference System
  • Health and Usage Monitoring System (HUMMS)
  • Nadir 3000 flight management system

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