A processor that combines the surveillance, air traffic management and safety features in a single unit will be installed on the first Airbus A320s later this month following certification. Developed by ACSS, a joint L-3 Communications & Thales company, the T3CAS Traffic Management Computer includes a Traffic Alert and Collision Avoidance System (TCAS), Mode S transponder, Terrain Awareness Warning System (TAWS) and Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) capability. As ...


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