Avionics Development

Avionics Development
BAE Systems has the experience and knowledge to add new capabilities, replace current capabilities, or correct issues with a clients' existing aircraft.

Our avionics modernization group provides software and systems engineering for airborne onboard acquisition, analysis, and crew decision support, as well as local and fleet-wide ground maintenance support and analysis software. Examples of BAE Systems’ strong and successful performance in developing and integrating similar avionics systems, includes LRU and SRU design and integration. In support of these efforts, BAE Systems has developed extensive capabilities for protocol conversion, data monitoring, and onboard data storage for Mil-Std-1553B, ARINC-429, Ethernet, ARINC-717, and various other aircraft busses. BAE Systems designs and builds its own boards as well as adapts COTS components for custom requirements. 

BAE Systems’ avionics modernization solutions are supported by its adherence to recognized standards and best practices for quality and safety, including:

DO-160D and Mil-Std-810 tested hardware
DO-178B compliance
CMMI Level 3 assessed software and system development process
ISO 9001:2000 manufacturing

BAE Systems’ avionics modernization capabilities include:

LRU and SRU design and integration
Airborne network design and integration
Reverse engineering of legacy systems for FFF replacement solutions
Aircraft Protocol/Data Converters
Software development for VxWorks and Embedded Linux using
     - C/C++
     - JOVIAL
     - Ada

Ground Support Systems Development for MS Windows using
     - Java
     - C#