Airbus Defence and Space


High grade cryptographic processor

A high-grade cryptographic processor certified by the UK National Technical Authority for Information Assurance (CESG).

Features / technical details

  • Spacecraft telecommand decryption incorporating authentication and anti-replay protection
  • Spacecraft telemetry encryption
  • Transmission security (TRANSEC) keystream generation
  • Key hierarchy support including key decryption and authentication
  • Support for over-the-air rekeying and key management
  • TM and TC interfaces CCSDS compliant
  • Mass: 14.2 Kg
  • Power: 15.4 W (hot redundant)
  • Dimensions: 290 x 290 x 240 mm
  • Design life: 15 years
  • TEMPEST certified


Military satcoms

Reference customers