Integrating TCAS, TAWS, and a Mode S Transponder into a single LRU saves weight, avionics bay space, and improves system reliability.
What does AB stand for?
AB stands for Avionics Bay
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We have 105 other meanings of AB in our Acronym Attic
- Asymmetric Balance
- At Bat (baseball, softball)
- Atomic Bomb
- Atomic Bomberman (game)
- Attentional Blink
- Auntbrenda.com (Atlanta, GA)
- Authorization Basis
- Available Balance (banking)
- Aviation Boatswain's Mate (USN Rating)
- Aviation Boatswain's Mate Petty Officer (US Navy Rank)
Samples in periodicals archive:
[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] When exiting aircraft, some pilots and gunners like to remove their helmet and lay it on the extended forward avionics bay (EFAB).
5/26/2011 MH-60S Avionics bay door cover opened in flight.
As a precautionary measure to provide protection from the tin whiskering phenomenon, a reaction jet driver was replaced in an avionics bay and successfully retested early this week.
With the Harris NSA-approved Type 1 classified SecNet-11 Plus technology operating in the drone's avionics bay, streaming video and Voice over IP (VoIP) communication was sent to the ScanEagle, which was 29 km away and which subsequently relayed this to a ground station another ten km downrange.
Damage was restricted to an avionics bay at the front of the aircraft.
In the Super Hornet aircraft alone, just redesigning the avionics bay would have added $100 million to the program.
3) Students Betsy Luahiwa and Jerry Shatzer work on the avionics bay of an A-4 Skyhawk.