ping200X2019-07-11T15:12:38-06:00

ping200X

Transponder and ADS-B for Unmanned Aviation Systems (UAS)

Overview

Ping200X is a complete system designed to meet the Transponder and Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast (ADS-B) requirements for operating Unmanned Aviation Systems (UAS) in controlled airspace.

The system is fully configurable as any combination of Mode A, Mode C, Mode S transponder and Extended Squitter ADS-B transmitter and includes a barometric sensor with accuracy beyond 60,000ft.

FAA TSO Certification Pending (TSOA September 2019)

  • FAA TSO-C88b internal altitude sensor

  • FAA TSO-C112e Level 2els, Class 1 Mode S transponder

  • FAA TSO-C166b Class B1S Extended Squitter transmitter

  • Fully configurable as Mode A/C only, Mode S only, ES only, Mode AC + ES, Mode S + ES and Mode AC + S + ES

  • Waterproofness to DO-160G category S

  • Meets the U.S. ADS-B Out equipment performance requirements of 14 CFR 91.227

  • Static pressure sensor accurate to 60,000ft.

  • GDL90 ownship and altitude packets

  • SMA 1030/1090MHz Antenna Connector

Conformity

  • RTCA DO-181E Level 2els, Class 1

  • RTCA DO-260B Class B1S

  • RTCA DO-178C Level C

  • RTCA DO-254 Level C

  • RTCA DO-160G

Regulatory

  • FAA transmit license – manned aircraft and unmanned aircraft operating above 500ft AGL

  • FCC 47 CFR Part 87 ID 2AFFTP200S

Mechanical Specification

Documentation

Download Data Sheet

Technical Specifications

Specification Value
Input Power 11-34V (3S-8S LiPo)

1.5W Continuous On/Alt.

4W Peak (8ms maximum)

Size 47x54x9mm
Weight 50 grams
SIL/SDA 3/2
Operating Temp -45 to 70°C
Transponder
MTL 1030MHz -74dBm ±3dBm
1090 Transmit Power 250W Nominal
Altimeter
Range -1000 to 60,000ft

Interfaces

Control
Baudrate 1200-2Mbps
Protocol GDL90+
Position
Baudrate
Protocol MAVLINK
Options
1030/1090MHz Transponder Antenna

Electrical

Pin Type Physical Protocol
Black 22AWG Aircraft Ground
Red 22AWG Aircraft Power
Orange 24AWG AP RXD GDL90+
Gray 24AWG AP TXD GDL90+
White 24AWG RXD MAVLINK

Environmental

Condition DO-160G Category
Temperature 4.0 B2
Temperature Variation 5.0 B
Humidity 6.0 A
Operational Shock 7.0 B
Vibration 8.0 Type 5 level M
Waterproofness 10.0 S
Magnetic Field 15.0 Z
Power Input 16.0 BX
Voltage Spike 17.0 B
AF Conducted Susceptibility 18.0 B
Induced Signal Susceptibility 19.0 AC
RF Susceptibility 20.0 TT
RF Emissions 21.0 B
Lightning Induced Transient Susceptibility 22.0 A2G2L2
ESD 25.0 A