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Cost & Space Saving 280W IFEC & PED Aircraft Power Solution!

Bohemia, New York (January 2018) Data Device Corporation (DDC) introduces a new 280W converter to supply 28V power for IFEC electronics and USB charging ports for Portable Electronic Devices (PED), to up to 18 aircraft seats, with a compact, high output, and cost effective solution that delivers the industry's best power efficiency performance. The 1-14683-R converter’s space saving design enables more comfort and space for passengers, by eliminating the need for below seat boxes, brackets, or shrouds, as this compact unit can be conveniently mounted within the cabin wall or ceiling.


  • Space saving design enables more comfort/space for passengers
  • Best in-class power efficiency optimizes power utilization and generates less heat than competing units
    • Power efficiency > 92% (power factor > 0.95) at 115VAC 400Hz and max load
  • Safe, Reliable Power
    • Over-current protection
    • Thermal shut-down
    • Short-circuit protection
  • Complete seat MRO package available, including sidewall mounting, seat wiring harness and USB sockets

“Offering best in class power efficiency and reliability, and available as a complete seat MRO package, the compact 280W IFEC and PED power solution affords aircraft integrators a cost effective means to shorten installation time, while freeing up valuable cabin space for passenger comfort and safety”, stated Graham Jefferies, DDC’s Managing Director for DDC Electronics Limited.

Data Device Corporation (DDC) is the world leader in the design and manufacture of high-reliability data networking, power control, and motion control solutions for aerospace, defense, and industrial applications. For more than 50 years, DDC has continuously advanced the state of high-reliability Connectivity, Power, and Control technology with innovations that optimize efficiency, reliability, and performance. DDC headquarters, design and manufacturing operations are located in Bohemia, NY. Visit

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