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New smaller, lighter alternatives to 38999

by Patrick Tolbert | Feb 04, 2019

AirBorn’s latest interconnect solution adds high performance to Future Soldier applications without adding the weight and heft of traditional D38999 connectors.

GEORGETOWN, Texas –  AirBorn’s latest interconnect solution adds high performance to Future Soldier applications without adding the weight and heft of traditional D38999 connectors.

Designed especially for military and security applications, AirBorn’s Series 360® interconnect system is a small, light-weight yet supremely rugged and reliable interconnect solution. This watertight and easy-to-clean connector solution possesses excellent EMI shielding within a compact housing. The Push/Pull locking and Quick-DeMate functionality is ideally suited for next-generation soldier communication systems, radars, avionics, embedded computers and more.

Series 360 is smaller than D38999

Series 360® connectors were designed to surpass rigorous military requirements and excel in extreme battlefield conditions, but their useful application doesn't end there. Series 360® interconnects are also ideal for a broad range of applications such as group voice and data radio, navigation modules, soldier control units, rugged computers, hand-held devices, GPS, night-vision, unmanned systems and land vehicles. The new Series 360® interconnect line presents OEMs new design options and a tough and reliable electronic solution, including cable and flex circuit assemblies.

AirBorn’s rugged and reliable expertise doesn’t stop at the connector. AirBorn can shorten the time it takes to deploy your solution on the battlefield through their Model to Market® services. Our solutions engineers are ready to work with you to bring your innovations to life and keep them operating in the toughest conditions.

AirBorn components have been an integral part of system solutions created to defend America and her allies for over half a century. Beginning with Apache & Blackhawk Helicopters and extending to Adams & Bradley Tanks, Ohio-Class Submarines, F-35 & F-16 Fighting Jets, the Stealth Bomber and Patriot, Hellfire, Javelin and THAAD Missile Systems to name a few.

Customers trust AirBorn products to perform when lives are on the line and missions are at stake — and have since our inception in 1958.

See Series 360® in Person at AUSA! Visit AirBorn at Booth No. 3805 for a hands-on demonstration of the mating capabilities of our new line of circular connectors. 

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