This course is designed to provide maintenance personnel with the knowledge and skills required to operate the IFR6000 to verify and maintain Transponder, UAT, TCAS, and DME systems.
Presented by: Dave Horan, Product Applications Engineer, VIAVI Solutions - formerly Aeroflex
Provide students with understanding and working knowledge of IFR6000 operation with review of the following:
- Controls and Indicators
- Unit Connectors
- Setup Menus screens
- ATCRBS screens
- Mode S screens
- ADS-B screens
- TCAS/TIS screens
- UAT screens
- DME screens
In depth training will be provided for testing of ADS-B transponder systems with airborne equipment. Instruction will include testing of all AC 20-165B parameters in addition to avoiding high priority avionics behaviour issues of ADS-B installations identified by the FAA. Course will also discuss troubleshooting strategies to repeat or confirm issues and identify solutions.
The student will be familiar and knowledgeable of ADS-B system test and troubleshooting methods using the IFR6000 and associated ground support equipment to perform complete AC 20-165B performance testing of installed systems.
- Understanding of avionic systems / transponder operation.
- Recommended, AEA offered course: “ADS-B 2.0 Configuration, Testing & Troubelshooting”
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to demonstrate understanding and proficiency in the following:
- IFR6000 test capability and operation for all systems supported
- Testing and troubleshooting of ADS-B / UAT installed systems
- AC 20-165B Performance Verification