Micro Systems, Inc can provide individual subassemblies or complete transponders for your Identification Friend or Foe (IFF) requirements. Our current IFF product line includes an IFF Power Amplifier and an IFF Transponder for unmanned aerial vehicle applications.
|MD500 IFF Datasheet|
The Model MD500L IFF Transponder is an L-Band augmentation device ideally suited for use in aerial target drones, unmanned vehicles, and cruise missiles as a radar enhancement device to provide automatic radar identification in response to interrogations from L-Band IFF and Air Traffic Control (ATC) radars. It also supports Mode C (altitude reporting) operation.
It features a modern compact design with less than 90 cubic inches (1475 cubic centimeters) volume and weighs 4.25 pounds (1.9 kilograms) which is 35% smaller than previous versions. The transponder incorporates the latest in solid state electronics design and features a 500 watts nominal peak power output. It also features IFF/TACAN blanking and suppression, reverse polarity power lead protection, and has a built in duplexer for single antenna operation. Also, the transponder was designed with both front panel and remote reply code selection for greater convenience and ease of use. The L-Band IFF meets the requirements of MIL-STD-810 and is designed to operate over the temperature range of -54° C to +71°C.