ٴ[EOL] AB3000 Series 1 and 2 Avionics BusBox


Suggested Alternative:

  • NG3 Product Family


The AB3000 is small, lightweight and loaded with capabilities for easy integration into today’s modern aircraft, UAVs, and ground mobile platforms. These flexible COTS devices can be configured for a wide variety of uses, such as a standalone rugged computer, a protocol converter, a data recorder, a network data server, or a remote monitor.


The AB3000 is available with over a 100 COTS configurations that includes one or multiple protocols built right in to meet the unique needs of your application. Factory-installed PMC cards can further expand the AB3000 capability which includes Ethernet switch, synchronous and asynchronous serial, fully isolated double-throw relays, and more.


Series 1
Series 2

Power Efficient
Integrated Network

Intel Atom E680T, 32-bit
Intel Atom E680T, 32-bit
QorlQ T1040, 64-bit, quad core


Power Supply
Enhanced high efficiency, non-isolated
Enhanced high efficiency, non-isolated

Notable Features
PMC expansion
PMC expansion
Integrated on-chip 8-port Gigabit Ethernet Switch

  • Next-Generation Intel Processor: With Hyper-Threading and virtualization
  • Wide range of avionics and computer I/O:
    • MIL-STD-1553
    • ARINC 429, 708, 717
    • Serial, CANBus, Discrete
    • Ethernet, USB 2.0 Host
    • 2D/3D Video and Audio
    • PMC expansion options
  • Reliable Power: Conforming to vehicle and aircraft standards
  • Optimal SWaP: Minimal size, weight, and power
  • Rugged: MIL-STD-810
  • EMC quiet: MIL-STD-461
  • Commercial: DO-160
  • Resilient: MIL-STD-704
  • Reduces project risk, time, and cost

The AB3000 Series delivers outstanding performance on the ground or in the air. It is easily deployed on UAV, helicopter, fixed wing, and ground mobile platforms.

Applications include:

  • Data and protocol conversion
  • Databus and network bridging
  • Data serving
  • Data recording
  • Voice and visual processing
  • Power controllers
  • Federated controllers
  • Ethernet switching