Pitot Static Guys
Pitot Static Guys VFR Transponder Check
The VFR Transponder test and inspection consist of inspection and functional testing of the radio portion of the ATC Transponder. During these tests the Transponder Frequency, Mode A and C Receiver Sensitivity, Power Output and Side Lobe Suppression are tested in accordance with FAR 91.413.
The aircraft Blind Encoder is not required to be pumped up during this test (the Encoder Pump Up is required to be performed during the IFR Pitot Static Inspection).
However, we still offer this type of service if you need it.
We can test and calibrate most Mode C Encoders.
PSG is authorized to provide initial Transponder
and Encoder Mode C Data Correlation Test
and Certification in accordance with FAR 91.217.
The necessary FAA paperwork is provided
at the time of the technician's visit.
VFR TRANSPONDER Inspection (EA):
91.413 Inspections for Mode C Transponder Equipped Aircraft
91.413 Inspections for Mode S Transponder Equipped Aircraft
91.413 Inspections for ADSB Equipped Aircraft
Second Transponder: Add $85.00
MODE C ALTITUDE DATA + VFR TRANSPONDER (EA):
(VFR + Pump up Inspection)
MODE "(C)" STANDARD : $300.00
MODE "S" & ADS-B: $360.00
Second Transponder Add $85.00
**Non-RVSM aircraft, under 12,500 lbs
NO TRAVEL FEE FOR AIRCRAFT LOCATED IN THE US!