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Low SWaP Micro IFF Solutions

uAvionix ZPX systems enable secure platform identification with Mode 1,2,3/A,C,S, and 5 interoperability for UAVs. ZPX transponders and receivers deliver equivalent performance to those deployed on traditional aircraft, but at a Size, Weight, and Power (SWaP) suitable for carriage by tactical UAVs as small as Group 1 or Group 2. All ZPX systems are crypto-appliqué compatible and installable on UAVs as small as 6 kg. ZPX transponders are also compliant with civil airspace requirements as Mode S/1090ES ADS-B transponders, simplifying aircraft configurations.

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ZPX Micro IFF Systems

Mode 5 for Tactical UAVs

Designed for the unique needs of Tactical UAVs, the MkXIIB AIMS Certified ZPX-B Micro IFF Transponder and ZPX-B2 Combined Transponder–Receiver take miniaturized IFF to a new level by equipping aircraft as small as 6kg with compliant Mode 1,2,3/A,C,S, and 5 capability at a full 54dBm/250W transmit power in an ultra-lightweight package.

ZPX-B  Mode 5 IFF Transponder

Mode 1,2,3/A,C,S,5 L1/2/2B Squitter and ADS-B Receiver Transponder

70 GRAM

Ultra-Light

250 W

Transmit Power

AIMS

Certified

ZPX-B2 Mode 5 IFF CTR

Mode 1,2,3/A,C,S,5 L1/2/2B ADS-B Combined Transponder – ADS-B Mode 5 L2/2B Receiver (CTR)

91 GRAM

Ultra-Light

250 W

Transmit Power

AIMS

Pending

Options

KIV Emulator

truFYX

TSO-C145e Position Source

ZPX Mini IFF Systems

Miniaturized LRU Mode 5

ZPX Mini IFF systems deliver uncompromised performance in a convenient, rugged, miniaturized LRU form factor. ZPX transponders are engineered to the highest standards and tested to meet rigorous environmental and performance certifications. Pending AIMs Mk XIIB, ZPX transponders transform the national defense landscape, allowing for longer flights and smaller UAS/UAVs. Robust and adaptable, ZPX Mini Solutions enable secure identification and positive control of every military asset across any airspace.

ZPX-C IFF Mode 5 Transponder

ZPX-C Diversity Mode 5 IFF Transponder

Mode 1,2,3/A,C,S,5 L1/2/2B ADS-B Combined Transponder-ADS-B Mode 5 L2/2B Receiver (CTR) Diversity Transponder

100 GRAM

Ultra-Light

500 W

Transmit Power

AIMS

Certified*

Options

KIV Emulator

KIV Emulator

KIV-77 form-factor emulator for rapid testing and verification

KIV-77 Crypto Computer

KIV-77

Connect ZPX Systems to existing KIV-77

AV-30-M Control Head & Tactical Traffic Display

AV-30-M

Control Head & Tactical Traffic Display

ZPX Transponders contain internal Crypto Emulators to provide Mode 5, Level 1 and 2, testing for emulator-equipped interrogators.

Mk XIIB AIMS Certified. ZPX Systems are designed and engineered to TSO C112e, C166b, and C88b specifications

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Cleared For Open Publication –– Jan 15, 2021 –– Department of Defense, Office of Prepublication and Security Review

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