About Us

AMETEK Power and Data Systems (PDS) is a leading supplier of components and systems for power generation and distribution, motion control, data acquisition, and cockpit instruments for the aerospace and defense industry. Our history dates back to the early days of aviation providing the Oil Pressure Indicator on the Spirit of St. Louis. We are experts in the design and development of complex aircraft systems. From the early days of aviation to the latest in aerospace technology, AMETEK PDS has been providing our customers with the highest level of service available in the market.

Our product portfolio consists of:
  • Power Generation
                          
  • Primary Power Distribution 
  • Solid State Power Controllers
                     
  • Secondary Power Distribution
  • AC & DC Power Distribution Units
                     
  • Circuit Breaker Panels
  • Starter Generators
                     
  • Generator Control Units
  • AC/DC Brushed & Brushless Motors
                     
  • Linear and Rotary Actuators
  • Data Concentration and Monitoring
                     
  • Indicators

AMETEK has two state of the art manufacturing facilities in Binghamton, NY and Wichita, KS. Each facility encompasses more than 50,000 square feet of manufacturing space, including 20,000 square feet of office space.  PDS employs over 250 people in our sales, engineering, manufacturing, quality assurance, and program management groups. We have established a global leadership position in the manufacturing of aerospace instruments with capabilities including PCB assembly, development of production automated Test Equipment, detailed assembly of electro-mechanical and electrical assemblies, and processes for new product integration.

AMETEK PDS’s Research and Development facilities, located in Harleysville, PA and Wichita, KS feature temperature altitude chambers, computer controlled data acquisition systems, dynamometers, variable frequency speed drives, vibration tables, lightning test capability, EMI emissions and susceptibility testing, and  power supply testing for component and system testing.  We can conduct and coordinate qualification testing to both RTCA/DO-160G and MIL-STD-810 requirements by using in-house test capabilities and outside laboratories. 

We have an unmatched pedigree in aerospace avionics and defense software development and verification. Our technical capabilities include systems with electronics and software development to meet DO-160G, DO-178C on Level A criticality projects.

Power and Data Systems offers a full line of aftermarket solutions to meet our customer's needs, including spare parts and repair and overhaul services through our authorized service center network.

AMETEK Power and Data Systems is part of AMETEK Inc., a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices.