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1974. of Ilford, Essex. Managing director— F. K. Chorley; sales manager avionics— M. I. Dodd.
 
1974. of Ilford, Essex. Managing director— F. K. Chorley; sales manager avionics— M. I. Dodd.
 
Airborne UHF/VHF transmitter/receivers—PTR175, PTR377, PTR1721 and PTR170 (UHF only); airborne integrated data acquisition and recording systems including advanced large-capacity PV740 system for the Boeing 747, PV1573 system for ARINC 573 for Concorde and wide-bodied aircraft and comprehensive flight-test systems; aircraft weapon control and stores management systems; missile guidance systems; radar altimeters; target aircraft telecommand
 
Airborne UHF/VHF transmitter/receivers—PTR175, PTR377, PTR1721 and PTR170 (UHF only); airborne integrated data acquisition and recording systems including advanced large-capacity PV740 system for the Boeing 747, PV1573 system for ARINC 573 for Concorde and wide-bodied aircraft and comprehensive flight-test systems; aircraft weapon control and stores management systems; missile guidance systems; radar altimeters; target aircraft telecommand
 
systems. <ref>FLIGHT International, 29 August 1974</ref>
 
systems. <ref>FLIGHT International, 29 August 1974</ref>
  
Part of [[Plessey Co]]
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1989 Plessey Avionics announced a computer-based inflight entertainment and telephone system which it was offering to major airlines with no capital expenses by the airlines and profits shared; the idea has originated with a company called Candlestar and had evolved from military hardware<ref>The Times Sept. 1, 1989</ref>
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Later see [[GEC-Plessey Avionics]]
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== See Also ==
 
== See Also ==
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[[Category: Town - Ilford]]
 
[[Category: Town - Ilford]]
 
[[category: Aircraft Components]]
 
[[category: Aircraft Components]]
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[[Category: Electronic Equipment]]
 
[[Category: Telecommunications]]
 
[[Category: Telecommunications]]

Revision as of 09:32, 24 January 2021

~ NB this is part of Plessey Co

1974. of Ilford, Essex. Managing director— F. K. Chorley; sales manager avionics— M. I. Dodd. Airborne UHF/VHF transmitter/receivers—PTR175, PTR377, PTR1721 and PTR170 (UHF only); airborne integrated data acquisition and recording systems including advanced large-capacity PV740 system for the Boeing 747, PV1573 system for ARINC 573 for Concorde and wide-bodied aircraft and comprehensive flight-test systems; aircraft weapon control and stores management systems; missile guidance systems; radar altimeters; target aircraft telecommand systems. [1]

1989 Plessey Avionics announced a computer-based inflight entertainment and telephone system which it was offering to major airlines with no capital expenses by the airlines and profits shared; the idea has originated with a company called Candlestar and had evolved from military hardware[2]

Later see GEC-Plessey Avionics


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Sources of Information

  1. FLIGHT International, 29 August 1974
  2. The Times Sept. 1, 1989