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SD Fans-1/A Data Link Unit

Empowering More Efficient Oceanic Routes

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Qualified Data Link communication capability is an important requirement to achieve FANS-1/A (Future Air Navigation System) compliance for flights over the world’s oceanic regions. Satcom Direct FANS-1/A Data Link Unit (DLU) empowers aircraft operators to fly more efficient oceanic routes because they can send and receive communications worldwide, via the Iridium® satellite network.


  • Standalone, compact, and lightweight for flexible installation options

  • Compliant at the highest level with the most current standards

  • Simplified pilot-controller communications, for more efficient routes in oceanic regions

  • Business aviation’s only FANS-1/A solution with RTCA/DO-178B Level D software certification