British Airways has chosen to upgrade its A320
fleet with the new Crane Enhanced Landing Gear Control Interface
Crane’s LGCIU has been the standard LGCIU on
Airbus A320 Series production aircraft since October 2010.
The LGCIU’s function on the aircraft is to sense
the position of landing gear and landing gear doors, flap
disconnect status, and cargo door position, and to provide system
health status to the Central Fault Display System (CFDS).
“Crane’s LGCIU offers significant enhancements
over the legacy LGCIU, most notably improved reliability, up to
72,000 MTBUR, leading to better operational performance and
reduced maintenance costs,” said Tim King, Director of Aftermarket
Sales for Crane Aerospace & Electronics. “The new unit is also
lower weight and provides an improvement in the system fault
isolation capability to increase dispatch reliability for British
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