ARTS

ARTS

Unique measurement software provides fully automated analysis of UUT performance
Performs computer-aided diagnostics with minimal operator interaction
Automatic self test monitors and verifies station functional performance
Annual user calibration confirms instrument performance and makes adjustments as necessary
Platform independent, can be adapted to any EW or avionic system
Power
120/208 VAC, 50/60 HZ
Hardware
Utilizes state-of-the-art COTS test systems
Testing
LRU testing without requiring external instrumentation
Advanced Radar/Electronic Warfare test station

Textron Systems developed the ARTS ATE to replace multiple legacy test stations that have experienced vanishing vendor, parts obsolescence and outdated architecture.  ARTS integrated design reduced the test station footprint by at least 67% and test execution times by as much as 90%.  Implementation of ARTS will further the life of the Air Force’s aviation assets by 20+  years.  ARTS is designed with multi-faceted capabilities that allows the automated test equipment to test ­­­­a wide variety of EW and Avionic equipment ensuring functionality of installed systems and enhancing the warfighter’s  ability to “fly with confidence”. 

Specifications

Power
120/208 VAC, 50/60 HZ
Hardware
Open architecture design

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