EHSI-3000 Electronic Horizontal Situation Indicator

Solid-state unit replaces aging electro-mechanical HSIs

The solid-state design of the L3 EHSI-3000 gives this next-generation electronic horizontal situation indicator the improved reliability, enhanced cockpit presentation and added functionality needed for military operations. The L3 EHSI-3000 was designed to replace aging analog electro-mechanical HSIs in new or converted aircraft equipped with a MIL-STD-1553B databus architecture. It is part of a family of EHSI products that are setting the standard for today’s challenging military and civil operations.

  • Designed to meet the needs of today’s military aircraft
  • Built-in capabilities increase versatility
  • L3 design commonality with other systems reduces costs

Rugged design

Designed specifically for rugged military environments, the L3 EHSI-3000 requires 28 VDC, weighs less than three pounds, interfaces via dual 1553B multiplex busses and is tested to MIL-STD-810 and MIL-STD-461/462 environmental requirements. This easily retrofitted unit features basic functions for selection among four modes: ILS/TACAN, TACAN, NAV and ILS/NAV. The EHSI- 3000 meets TYPE 1 Class B NVG lighting requirements.

Valuable tool for pilots

The EHSI-3000 is filled with features that make it a valuable tool in the cockpit. In addition to aircraft heading, the EHSI-3000 features a range indicator, RMI bearing pointer and reciprocal pointer, a course deviation indicator, to/from station indication for TACAN and NAV modes, and a heading marker, among other features and capabilities.

Size 3-ATI
Weight Less than 3 lb.
Electrical 28 VDC @ 1.5 amps
26 VAC
400 Hz
0 to 4.5 VAC/DAC bus
Evironmental Tested to MIL-STD-461/-462/-810
Brightness NVIS display brightness mode switch
0.04 fL to 150 fL

Product Support

Technical Support:
Phone: +1 (616) 949-6600
AOG Hotline: +1 (800) 453-0228 or +1 (616) 949-6600
Ft. Lauderdale AOG: +1 (954) 629-8689

Repair and Overhaul Administration:
Phone: +1 (800) 253-9525
Fax: +1 (616) 977-6895

Current L3 product owners and L3 Authorized Repair Facilities needing to access the latest versions of our Technical Publications and Service Bulletins are encouraged to register:

Once you are registered you will be able to search our Technical Publications and Service Bulletin library.