Thales Pad – The connected and mobile aircraft tablet

    29 Jan 2015


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Thales Pad – The connected and mobile aircraft tablet

Thales has launched a revolutionary connected and mobile Windows-based aircraft tablet – the Thales Pad. 

The Thales Pad combines the best of the consumer and avionics worlds, a docking station and an Aircraft Interface Device.

The Thales Pad has been specifically designed for cockpit use thanks to its specific features which include:

  • Avionics grade display readable in all luminosity conditions, night and day
  • Secured communications with avionics and open world
  • A single connector for data and power fully integrated in a patented aircraft docking station
  • Fully compliant to DO160, EFB AC 120-76 and AMC 20-25
  • Removable battery, GPS, Backlighted buttons, ADSB-in capable…

The tablet is compatible with the Thales Electronic Flight Bag global solution – TopWings – that comprises hardware, software and services. 

In addition, The Thales Pad is customizable and can be open to third-party applications.

By selecting this solution, aircraft operators benefit from the Thales warranty and worldwide 24/7 support.

With rollout planned for September 2015, aircraft operators can already pass orders via

About Thales:

Thales is a global technology leader in the Aerospace, Transportation, Defence and Security markets. In 2013, the company generated revenues of €14.2 billion with 65,000 employees in 56 countries. With its 25,000 engineers and researchers, Thales has a unique capability to design, develop and deploy equipment, systems and services that meet the most complex security requirements. Thales has an exceptional international footprint, with operations around the world working with customers and local partners. 

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