MIL-STD-1553 Protocol in High Data Rate Applications

  • Dong-Seong Kim
  • Hoa Tran-Dang
Part of the Computer Communications and Networks book series (CCN)


In this chapter, MIL-STD-1553—a digital time division multiplex serial interface bus is investigated for reliability and flexibility in high data rate applications. The standard has 40+ years of quality-controlled flight experience, lending itself as a proven technology widely used in flight control and avionics applications. MIL-STD-1553 is an inexpensive technology by dramatically reducing the size, weight, power, and cost in the last 10 years. The traditional MIL-STD-1553 has been investigated and analyzed for high data rate applications using 1553 derivative technologies such as Turbo-1553 (50–100+ Mbps) and HyPer-1553TM (5 Mbps). The resulting test network analysis verifies that at higher data rate, the standard provides reliable data transfer (error free) and flexible control over the existing legacy 1553 standard.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of ICT Convergence EngineeringKumoh National Institute of TechnologyGumiKorea (Republic of)

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