Remote Terminal Unit

Overview

The Remote Terminal Unit (RTU) is a fully redundant high reliable unit for bridging between the On Board Computer (OBC) and platform electronic interfaces. The RTU is flexible and have capability to handle most of the needed platform interfaces such as standard I/O, AOCS and Propulsion. The RTU is connected to the OBC via 1553 standard bus interface.

Specifications

Subsystem
CDH Subsystem
Component Type
On-Board Computer
Form Factor
SmallSat
Vendor
RUAG
Dry Mass
16.6 kg
Average Power
15.0 W
Heritage
Yes
Status
In Production