New Airbus AMD24C Avionics Test Option

Revision C Test Standard Option Provides Up to Date Test Sequences for Airbus A400M Cargo plane AC and DC Power Compliance Testing Irvine, California, February 2015— Pacific Power Source announces the release of its latest suite of test routines specifically designed to test AC or DC products for compliance with the Airbus AMD24C power standard for the A400M military cargo plane. This new software option further expands Pacific Power Source Inc.’s growing portfolio of Avionics Compliance Test options to the largest in the industry. To learn more about the new MPCU Plus®, contact Zitec by calling (850) 678-9747 or email Information on the AFX Series can be found at afx-series

The new AMD24C test standard applies to the new Airbus A400M Atlas cargo plane. Revision C of this test standard covers fixed 400Hz AC power, variable frequency AC power and 28V DC power.

Available as an integrated option package running inside the Pacific Power Source UPC Studio Windows control program, the Pacific Power Source Inc. AMD24C option includes the revision C test sequences for all AC and DC power groups.  Detailed test reports in Rich Text Format are generated automatically at the end of each test run.  Included test report templates can be customized with the End-users Logo’s and company name as needed.

As an integral part of the UPC Studio software, the AMD24C test option is available for both the Linear AMX Series AC Power Sources – which offers superior performance – as well as the Switching ASX Series AC Power Sources – which offers compact size. For very high power avionics testing requirements, the 3060-MS Series AC Power source provides the required high current capability.

“We are pleased to offer this additional test capability to both new and existing customers of Pacific Power Source products. This new addition to our Avionics Test offerings allows our customers to get additional use and value from their AC Power Source investment and saves them a considerable amount of setup and programming time when performing these compliance tests.” according to Herman van Eijkelenburg, Director of Marketing for Pacific Power Source.
Target customers for this new AMD24C test option are EMC Test Labs involved with defense avionics product certification and testing. Also, manufacturers of AC powered avionics equipment that need to certify their products to this Airbus standard can use this option to check for compliance during early stages of product development.

About Pacific Power Source:
Pacific Power Source, Inc., founded in 1973, is a world leader in high-performance AC Power Sources and Power Conversion Equipment. The company designs and manufactures its products at its headquarters and main facility in Irvine, Calif., and maintains sales and service centers in the US, China, the United Kingdom and Germany. In addition, Pacific Power Source has a worldwide network of sales representatives and distributors.

Major markets served by Pacific Power Source include Commercial/Industrial and Military, with applications ranging from Research and Development and Manufacturing to Facility Power.  Key market segments include Aerospace, Appliances (“Whiteware”), Communications, Computers, Government Laboratories, Lighting, and Test and Measurement Instrumentation. The company’s customers include a broad array of domestic, military, and multinational firms with operations throughout the world.For more information on this product, please visit or call us at (949) 251-1800, or email