Part #: D51615-102

Model: MPFR


Penny & Giles


Multi Purpose CVR/FDR

Part Number :

  • Multi Purpose Flight Recorder
  • Less than 7.0lb (3.2kg) including under water locator beacon
  • Attaches directly to airframe
  • Installation in any attitude
  • Maximum 12W of power at 28Vdc
  • Fast data recovery (FDR data < 1.5min, CVR data < 2min) using Ethernet interface direct to network or PC
  • Remote diagnostics capability
  • 25,000 hours MTBF
  • Ideal for the rotary wing or small/medium aircraft market
  • 4 channel voice recording for 120 minutes (one wide band, 3 narrow band audio channels
  • Rotor tachometer interface
  • 25 hours of flight data recording at 512 words/second and provision for HUMS data recording
  • Higher FDR data rates up of up to 2,048 words per second are available, making MPFR ideal for general aviation or flight test recording
  • Meets and exceeds EUROCAE ED112
  • EASA and FAA approved to ETSO-C123b and ETSO-C124b


Dimensions: 3.5" H x 10" L x 4.6" W Weight:
Power: 28Vdc, 12W max Locator beacon: Fitted with miniature ultrasonic locator beacon, to TSO-C121
Cooling: Free air convection, no forced cooling Connector: MIL-C-38999 Series III
Environmental: RTCA/DO-160F Operating temperature: -55°C to +71°C
Storage temperature: -55°C to +85°C Altitude: -1500ft to +55,000ft
Lightning protection: To AC2Ø-136 Crash protection: Exceeds ED-112,TSO-C123b,TSO C124b
Impact: 3,400g for 6.5 msec High temperature fire: 1,100°C for 60 minutes
Low temperature fire: 260°C for 10 hours Static crush: 2,270kg for 5 minutes
Penetration: 227kg from 3m Deep water immersion: 60MPa (20,000ft)
MTBF: 25,000 hours - fixed wing 10,000 hours - rotary wing Software level: RTCA/DO-178B Level D
Field reprogrammable: Via Ethernet interface    


Recording duration: 4 channels x 120 minutes Audio bandwidth: 150Hz to 3.5kHz (3 voice channels) 150Hz to 6.0kHz (single area microphone channel)
Playback: Off-aircraft high-speed download of complete CVR record using Ethernet interface to portable PC or recovery device Fault reporting: Via discrete output or via web status pages Internal CVR/FDR synchronization 18V output power for CCU


Duration: 25 hours (at 512 words/sec) FDAU interface: Harvard bi-phase in accordance with ARINC 573/717
Data rates: 64, 128, 192, 256, 384, 512 and 1024wps Replay: Real-time output of recorded data using ARINC 573/717 interface On-or off-aircraft high speed downloads of complete FDR record using Ethernet interface into portable PC or recovery device
Fault reporting: Via discrete output or via web status pages    
Part Number MPFR Description:
D51615-102 see details above


Via discrete output or via web status pages
- Multi Purpose CVR/FDR
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