ٴ[EOL] AB2000 Series Avionics BusBox


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AB2000 family is the ideal fit for a wide range of applications. These rugged, conduction-cooled, COTS devices combine a powerful computer processor, multi-protocol databus interfaces, Ethernet, USB, other I/O, and PMC expansion in a small, lightweight package.


The AB2000 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. Powerful interface circuitry manages protocol functions so the AB2000’s processor is free to concentrate on your software application. Factory-installed PMC cards can further expand the AB2000 capability which includes switch, relays, synchronous serial, CAN bus, and more.


Available in 100 COTS configurations

High-Performance Aircraft Interface Devices

Rugged Ethernet Switch Box

  • Highly reliable, pre-validated COTS solution
  • PowerPC® processor
  • Low SWaP (Size, Weight, Power)
  • Low Power 8 to 30W
  • 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
  • Rugged: MIL-STD-810
  • EMC quiet: MIL-STD-461
  • Commercial: DO-160 Certified
  • Reduces project risk, time, and cost

The AB2000 Series is a small form factor system that delivers outstanding performance on the ground and in the air. They are routinely deployed on helicopter, fixed wing, and ground mobile platforms in applications that include:

  • Data and protocol converter
  • Network server
  • Health monitor
  • Local/distributed control
  • Electronic Flight Bag (EFB) integration
  • Maintenance gateway
  • Data recorder
  • Ethernet switch