Korry Aircraft Data
Korry data concentrator units (DCUs)
Remote DCU (RDC/PDCM)
Only available, the Korry remote data concentrator (RDC, right), in combination with one or more programmable data concentrator
modules (PDCM, left), offers a versatile, modular solution to streamline data-transmission architecture and anticipate future growth.
The RDC/PDCM pair includes firmware to allow quick toggling between up to eight I/O circuit configurations.
Gen 3 DCU
This DCU offers a mature design base to meet demanding concentrator requirements. With up to 250 channels and many circuit
interface options, it is ideal for customization in complex high-volume, high-connectivity applications such as maintenance data
computers and airframe sensor data concentrators.
RPUs (remote processing units) form a new generation of compact solutions engineered with higher levels of built-in processing
as well as data concentration and routing. Our adaptable RPUs support complex applications such as utility, power, or health
management systems (UMS/PMS/HMS).
Korry Electronics is an industry leader in developing aircraft data collection, conversion, and routing solutions, usually referred to as
DCUs (data concentrator units). Our Korry DCUs deliver the technology you need to implement rugged, scalable, fault-tolerant data networks, with:
- Proven airborne reliability
- Versatile I/O and databus management
- Compact, low-weight designs
- Self calibration, self testing
DCUs collect discrete inputs, analog signals, and digital data from sensors and equipment throughout the aircraft, then convert them to
digital format for streaming over the databus of the flight-control or aircraft-management system (typically ARINC 429, ARINC 664/AFDX, CAN bus, Ethernet,
MIL-STD-1553, RS-422, RS-485).
Main advantages include reduced cabling and minimal signal interference, as well as improved robustness and survivability, through distributed redundancy
and the elimination of single points of failure.
We optimize DCU reliability, weight, and size by engineering all our units to systematically reduce component count and connections. We implement
state-of-the-art electronics technologies, including:
- Embedded passives
- System on a chip
- Configurable I/O
- FPGA circuit integration
Our electronics are so compact that the final form factor is driven by customer requirements for the number of I/O pinouts and associated connectors.
With our depth of expertise in electronics design, software, and mechanical engineering, as well as manufacturing and testing, we are able to deliver solutions
perfectly suited to your platform requirements.