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The present invention resides in a system, method and an article of manufacture for transmitting maintenance and diagnostic data from an aircraft. The system has an aircraft, a cellular infrastructures and a data reception unit. The aircraft has an avionics system and a communications unit. The avionics system has a plurality of line replaceable units, and the communications unit is connected to each line replaceable, unit. The cellular infrastructure is in communication with said communications unit after the aircraft has landed. The communication is initiated automatically upon the landing of the aircraft. The data reception unit is connected to the cellular infrastructure.

Title
Aircraft avionics maintenance diagnostics data download transmission system
Application Number
10/272753
Publication Number
6915189 (B2)
Application Date
October 17, 2002
Publication Date
July 5, 2005
Inventor
Ghobad Karimi
Tarzana
CA, US
Tamas M Igloi
Torrance
CA, US
Agent
Sidley Austin Brown & Wood
Assignee
Teledyne Technologies Incorporated
CA, US
IPC
G06F 013/00
H04B 007/00
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