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FAA Cautions about Transponder and ADS-B Testing
« on: February 28, 2017, 11:25:17 PM »
FAA Cautions about Transponder and ADS-B Testing

Incidents of improper ground testing of transponder and ADS-B OUT equipment have resulted in false position information, including simulated altitude, being transmitted from the test aircraft and received by aircraft in flight. As a result of these reports, the FAA has issued a Safety Alert For Operators to advise them of the problem and recommend solutions.

http://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/aerospace/2017-02-27/faa-cautions-about-transponder-and-ads-b-testing