Joint press release of PCF STORK Ltd (Ukraine, Kyiv) and Becker Avionics GmbH (Germany, Rheinmuenster)
Photo by © PCF STORK Ltd
As part of the development of a long-term partnership program between PCF STORK and Becker Avionics, we inform you about the successful completion of the IL-76 aircraft modernization project for the implementation of the ADS-B out protocol.
An approved design organisation (DOA, Certificate No. UA.21J.0018) PCF STORK completed the design, testing and certification of the installation of the Becker Avionics BXT 6553 transponder, which resulted in the publication of Supplemental Type Certificate DTL 0233.
The installation of a reliable and multi-functional BXT 6553 transponder provides replacement of TCAS air traffic control transponders of any models, expands flight geography, improves commercial aircraft operation efficiency, fulfills current and solves promising technical requirements for air traffic transponders for any aircraft.
The implementation of the ADS-B out protocol by installing the BXT 6553 transponder will be continued by STORK and Becker Avionics on other types of aircraft to replace obsolete ATC transponders from any TCAS model.
PCF STORK Ltd is a private company, founded in 1996, and is currently the leader in the Ukrainian aviation market as a developer of modifications of domestic and foreign aircraft. The structure of the company includes an approved maintenance organisation civil (Part 145, Certificate No. UA.145.0076) and state (Part 145B, Certificate No. UA.145В.1117) aircraft, an approved design organisation (DOA) that develops changes in the type design and components for aircraft (Part 21, Certificate No. UA.21J.0018), an approved production organisation (POA) (Part 21, Certificate No. UA.21G.0046). Over the years, more than 400 aircraft have been modified, and is the holder of more than 50 Supplemental Type Certificates.
Becker Avionics is a privately held German high-tech company that develops, manufactures and distributes the latest communications, navigation, surveillance and search & rescue equipment for airborne and ground operations. The company is a leader in digital avionics technology and has a long standing history of over 60 years in providing equipment to general and corporate aviation, air traffic control, law enforcement and military organizations around the world.