High-Speed Interconnect Solutions for Military Defense / Aerospace Applications

High-Speed Interconnect Solutions for Military Defense / Aerospace Applications

Rugged Electrical, Optical, and Hybrid Solutions for Mission-Critical Aerospace and Defense Applications

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El Ochito®

El Ochito®

High speed, harsh environment El Ochito® octaxial contacts save size and weight in aircraft avionics, weapons systems, satellites, radars, and communications equipment.

  • 10GbE, SuperSpeed USB, and multi-gigabit shielded pairs
  • Universal drop-in for keyed size #8 connector cavities
  • Data-pair isolation for optimal signal integrity
  • Crimp or threaded shield termination contact types
  • Snap-in, rear release
  • Environmentally sealed
  • Aerospace-grade cable assemblies
  • 50% cable / contact reduction compared to Quadrax
SuperFly® Datalink

SuperFly® Datalink

High speed, harsh environment SuperFly® Datalink connectors — with shielded El Ochito® octaxial contacts for 10Gb Ethernet, SuperSpeed USB, and high datarate video display protocols — deliver outstanding signal integrity and save significant size and weight compared to Quadrax.

  • Ultra-small size
  • Shielded Octaxial contacts
  • Up to 5 Gbps
  • 10Gb Ethernet and SuperSpeed USB
  • New Red insert for highspeed video, consult factory for layouts
  • Environmentally protected
  • Factory-terminated cables or discrete contacts and cables for customer assembly
Series 792

Series 792

The Series 792 connector brings high-speed data-rate performance to the Glenair Series 79 rectangular family. Size 8 cavities accept standard Quadrax or El Ochito® shielded octaxial contacts making it a perfect choice for radars, weapons systems, mission computers and displays, communications gear, and more.

  • High-speed Ethernet, USB 3.0, HDMI, and DisplayPort
  • PCB-mount and cable connectors
  • Scoop-proof interface
  • 12 arrangements and 6 shell sizes
  • Precision-machined duallobe polarized shells
  • Environmentally sealed
  • Integrated EMI shielding and grounding
  • Blind mating
Series 806 Mil-Aero Micro Miniature D38999 Connectors and Cable Assemblies

Series 806 Mil-Aero Micro Miniature D38999 Connectors and Cable Assemblies

Advanced Electrical, Mechanical and Environmental Performance plus Reduced Size and Weight Compared to D38999

Meets every MIL-DTL-38999 Performance Specification

Series 806

  • High-speed Ethernet, USB 3.0, HDMI, and DisplayPort
  • Next-generation small form factor aerospace-grade circular connector
  • Upgraded environmental, electrical and mechanical performance
  • Integrated antidecoupling technology
  • High-Speed El Ochito® and hybrid #22HD contact arrangements
Supernine® High-Speed Connectors

Supernine® High-Speed Connectors

"Better than QPL" MIL-DTL-38999 High-Speed Solution

  • Tooled and ready-to-ship high-speed and hybrid insert arrangement connectors for size #8 El Ochito shielded contacts. Arrangements for #8, #12, and #16 Coax, Twinax, and Quadrax also available
  • Supported applications: 10/100/1G/10G BASE-T Ethernet, HDMI, DisplayPort, SATA, USB 3.0 , 1553 databus and general RF or differential data transmission


SpeedMaster™ is a dedicated contact module and insert package for SuperNine™, Mighty Mouse, and HiPer-D connectors. Optimized for high-speed Cat 6A Ethernet, the SpeedMaster™ 10G system offers industry-leading NEXT, return loss and insertion loss performance

  • Utilizes aerospace industry standard #22D contacts, tools, and widely available Ethernet flight cable
  • Significant weight reduction compared to Quadrax solutions (reduces cable requirement by half)


The faster ruggedized 4/8 pole interconnect system for Ethernet data applications

  • For harsh-environment transit, industrial, or marine/subsea applications
  • RF Coax applications (RG58 and RG59U cables)
  • High-speed interconnect solution for audio, video, and digital displays
  • Qualified for use in safety systems, sensors, detection devices, and control panels
  • Tested in accordance with: ISO F0 STP: CAT 7A EN50173-1 F600-STP: CAT 7 EN50173-1 D STP: CAT 5E
SuperSeal® RJ45 and USB Field Connectors

SuperSeal® RJ45 and USB Field Connectors

Military-grade, ruggedized field connectors that deliver improved environmental sealing, EMI/RFI grounding, and a broader range of wire termination options for RJ45 and USB — now for SuperSpeed 3.0

  • New SuperSpeed USB 3.0 protocol support
  • Superior sealing — IP67 unmated — for complete system protection against water, sand and dust
  • Highly durable SuperSeal™ insert design, provides enhanced operating temperature, increased life-cycle, and rugged vibration and shock performance
  • Crimp, solder-cup, PC tail and cable assemblies


Ultra Miniature Micro-D Connectors with High-Speed VersaLink Contact Technology

  • VersaLink: shielded differential Twinax interconnect solution
  • Signature Glenair design intermountable in standard Micro-D footprints
  • Higher speed and density than mil-spec style Twinax solutions
  • Individually shielded pairs result in virtually zero cross talk
  • Hybrid arrangements with VersaLink contact modules and standard Micro-D inserts for signal and power
VersaLink™ Bridge

VersaLink™ Bridge

VersaLink Bridge: bypass high-loss board traces with a low insertion-loss and low signal-latency point-to-point Twinax jumper

  • Small footprint, highdensity solution
  • Versatile solder-mount or screw-mount board termination
  • 100 Ohm differential Twinax
  • Push-pull mating or bayonet-lock for high vibration and shock applications
  • Keyed polarization prevents mis-mating
  • Low insertion loss and low signal latencies for high datarate board transmissions
Glenair High-Speed Micro-D Connectors and Cables

Glenair High-Speed Micro-D Connectors and Cables

High-Speed Micro-D uses an impedance optimized open pin field for high-density signal routing flexibility. 1 Amp pre-wired cable and PCB solutions deliver up to 15 Gbps performance per differential pair. Auxiliary EMC ground springs on plugs ensure data integrity and low attenuation performance.

For USB 3.010GbECamera LinkPCIe 3.0

Series GHSM

  • Pre-wired factory cordsets and PCB connectors
  • Unique contact isolation and spacing for optimal high-speed performance
  • Standard layouts support maximum #28 AWG wire
  • Ultra-low dielectric material combined with optimized contact size and spacing
  • Precision-machined shells with gold or nickel plating
  • Hybrid contact solutions available with 3 amp and 1 amp TwistPin contacts (perfect for USB 3.0 SuperSpeed applications)
Rugged Fiber Optic Connectors

Rugged Fiber Optic Connectors

  • SuperNine® Tight-Tolerance MIL-DTL-38999 Sr. III Fiber Optic Connection System
  • Glenair High Density (GHD): nearly double the density of standard mil-spec fiber optic designs
  • GFR: Glenair Front Release Fiber Optic Connection System
  • Rugged High-Density MT Ferrule Fiber Optic Connection System — with Mil-Grade SuperNine® or Series 791 Packaging
  • Rugged High-Density MT Ferrule Fiber OpticConnection System — With Mil-Grade Miniature Series 79 Packaging