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The New Aspen E5! DUAL ELECTRONIC FLIGHT INSTRUMENT

October 26th, 2020 Posted in News

Smart Upgrade. Smarter Investment.

Glass with attitude and more for under $5,000. Don’t settle for a limited digital replica of your existing mechanical gauges. Harness the true power of a feature-rich glass cockpit system and upgrade your flying experience. Simplifying the transition from old-style vacuum gauges to electronic displays, the Evolution E5 is a drop-in replacement that gives you advanced functionality with easy and affordable upgrades that allow you to add additional capabilities and take advantage of future technologies without replacing your existing display.

Overview

Evolution E5 Dual Electronic Flight Instrument. Now shipping!
Versatile Performance – presents attitude information with altitude, airspeed, vertical speed plus DG/CDI course deviation indicator into a single display with a backup battery. Includes Global Positioning System (GPSS)Steering, and attitude heading reference system (ADAHRS)
Reliable – With redesigned electronics and new glass, the Evolution E5 has a bolder and brighter display and offers higher reliability, more capability and increased processing speed all while retaining Aspen’s unique form factor design that keeps installation costs down
Affordable and easy to purchase – real glass for under $5K and available through aviation retailers
Compatible – works with your panel’s existing avionics
Autopilot – interfaces to the new TruTrak Vizion autopilot and is compatible with most legacy autopilots (Optional ACU and EA100 may be needed depending upon autopilot type.)
Simple Installation – the unique form-fit factor design slides into the existing panel—one install does it all
Upgradeable – affordably upgrade to the Pro MAX and add other features such as ADS-B, Angle of Attack, Synthetic Vision and Hazard Awareness with an easy upgrade path that leverages your Evolution E5 investment without unit replacement
Smart Investment – increases aircraft value, situational awareness

Features

  • Always Configurable. Always Affordable. Always Upgradeable.
  • Backup attitude indicator not required
  • Consolidates traditional attitude indicator and directional gyro (DG) into a single display
  • Autopilot compatibility interfaces to the new TruTrak Vizion Autopilot
  • Compatible with most legacy autopilots
  • Includes Global Positioning System (GPSS) Steering, and attitude heading reference system (ADAHRS)
  • Large, 6.0″ diagonal, 400 x 760 pixel TFT Active Matrix LCD screen with bolder/brighter resolution
  • Rechargeable lithium-ion external backup battery with up to two hours of battery life
  • Works with your panel’s existing avionics
  • Unique form-fit design slides easily into existing panel cutouts
  • Provides a path for removal of vacuum instruments*
  • PFD Upgrades
  • Easy and affordable Evolution E5 Non-TSO STC to full TSO Evolution 1000 Pro upgrade
* In most circumstances. Actual vacuum instrument removal will vary by aircraft.

Specifications

General Specifications:
Overall Dimensions   3.50” W x 7.00” H x 4.15” D
Weight   2.9 lbs. with mounting bracket
Display Type   6.0” Diagonal TFT Active Matrix LCD
Display Resolution   400×760
Display Backlight High-Intensity White LED
Display Colors   16M
Operational Specifications:
Operating Temp   -20°C to +55°C
Storage Temp   -55°C to +85°C
Max Operating Altitude (unpress.)   35,000 ft.
Cooling   Integral Fan
Max Humidity   95% at 50°C
Input Voltage   +9 to +32 Volts DC
Max Current   2.4 Amps @ 28 Vdc  /  4.8 Amps @ 14 Vdc
I/O Specifications:
ARINC 429 Inputs   5 Low Speed
ARINC 429 Outputs   1 Low Speed
RS-232 Inputs   5
RS-232 Outputs   3
Pitot / Static   Quick Connect
Certification Specifications:
Software
RTCA DO-178B Level C
Environmental
RTCA DO-160E

Installation

Engineered for Easy Installation

The Evolution flight displays are innovative, modular system components that slide into existing 3-inch instrument holes in any instrument panel. A universal bracket provides easy surface mounting. The system can

optionally be flush mounted. This unique design dramatically reduces installation time and cost.
The modular Evolution platform allows for easy expansion. The integrated displays mount side-by-side in one, two, and three display configurations for supreme flexibility and upgradability.
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