Airbus has extended a contract to include the T3CAS integrated surveillance system as a standard, line-fit system on A320-family airliners, supplier ACSS announced Aug. 26. The T3CAS system combines surveillance and communications functions in a single line-replaceable unit. The functions supported include a traffic-alert and collision-avoidance system (TCAS), Mode S transponder with automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) In/Out capability, and terrain-awareness and warning ...


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