Introduction to MIL-STD-1760 (14 hrs)

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Introduction to MIL-STD-1760 (14 hrs)

Course Description

Gain a working knowledge of MIL-STD-1760, the communications standard that defines the electrical interface between a military aircraft and its carriage stores. This course will show how stores use MIL-STD-1760 through weapons, fuel tanks, countermeasures, and reconnaissance pods. The course teaches the five main types of MIL-STD-1760 signals, as well as the physical connector and pin requirements for the aircraft and stores. You will explore communication options across the MIL-STD-1760 interface, as well as standards for those common communication schemes, such as MIL-STD-1553.

Course Content


  • History
  • Definitions
  • Signals


  • Cabling and connectors
  • Data lines
  • Electrical power and signal lines


  • MIL-STD-1553 refresher
  • Use in MIL-STD-1760


  • High band interface
  • Low band interface
  • Fibrechannel interface


  • 28 Volt
  • 400 Hz
  • Discrete signal lines


  • Stores management overview
  • Store initialization
  • Release and jettison events


  • Current MIL-STD-1760 systems
  • Universal armament interface
  • Other associated technologies

Session Details

  • Special Discounts: Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) employees are eligible to receive a discount.  If you are a GTRI employee, please go to the Organizational Development website and look for the coupon code under GT Professional Development. Review coupon instructions for more information.

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for engineers and program managers who work with systems and/or aircraft that utilize the MIL-STD-1760 interface.

Adult professional attending defense tech course

What You Will Learn

  • MIL-STD-1760 overview
  • MIL-STD-1760 interfaces
  • MIL-STD-1553 overview
  • MIL-STD-1760 cabling and connectors
  • MIL-STD-1760 stores and station examples
  • Associated store interface protocols and standards

How You Will Benefit

  • Gain an understanding of the interfaces involved in matching stores to military aircraft.
  • Explore the hardware and signals supported by the standard.
  • Learn the fundamentals of MIL-STD-1553, the primary digital communications protocol in use today.
  • Discover how to implement the standard in practice on operational aircraft.
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The course schedule was well-structured with a mix of lectures, class discussions, and hands-on exercises led by knowledgeable and engaging instructors.

- Abe Kani


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