Aspen Evolution E5 with ACU for Autopilots

$5,995.00

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Product ID: 3110A

Affordable retrofit glass cockpit

Aspen Avionics defined an avionics category with their innovative Evolution Flight Display, whose elegant design allowed it to slide into the holes left by an attitude indicator and directional gyro. Now, the new E5 offers that unique design at a compelling price - 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 an...

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Affordable retrofit glass cockpit

Aspen Avionics defined an avionics category with their innovative Evolution Flight Display, whose elegant design allowed it to slide into the holes left by an attitude indicator and directional gyro. Now, the new E5 offers that unique design at a compelling price - 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. 

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

Compatible – works with your panel’s existing avionics. Requires IFR GPS (WAAS GPS not required), including: Garmin GNS 400/500 series, GTN 600/700 series, GNS480, Bendix/King KLN89, 89B, 90, 94, Avidyne IFD 440/540, Apollo GX50/60/65.

Autopilot – interfaces to the new TruTrak Vizion Autopilot and is compatible with most legacy autopilots (Optional ACU included in this package; EA100 may be needed depending upon autopilot type.)

Simple Installation – the unique form-fit factor design slides into 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:

  • 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 (requires ACU, included)
  • 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

 

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: 400x760
  • 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

 

More information:
Pilot Guide

Installation Manual

AML STC list

 

Eric Carnahan

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What does it cost to upgrade to the 1000 PRO to be able to fly approaches? ILS, LPV, RNAV etc
Paul H on Mar 11, 2019
BEST ANSWER: We do not upgrade the unit. Please contact and Aspen dealer for the cost.
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