LITEflight® EP


The LITEflight® EP (Enhanced Performance) series of aerospace-grade fiber optic cables provides all the performance and benefits necessary to perform in the harsh environments of your aerospace and military applications but with lower loss, tighter bend radius, improved thermal stability and better handling during termination and installation. Unlike tight structured cables, the LITEflight® EP semi-loose structured cables are compatible with all commercially available fiber optic termini and connectors. LITEflight® EP is available in multiple sizes, configurations and temperature ratings up to 260°C in order to meet the most demanding application requirements.

Key Features

  • Performance in temperature extremes with products available to operate in environments from -65°C to + 260°C
  • Lowest susceptibility to thermally induced signal loss
  • Minimal bend sensitivity
  • Extreme shock and vibration resistance
  • Extended flexibility and flexure endurance
  • Tight kink resistance and tolerance
  • High tensile strength
  • Maximum abrasion resistance
  • Ultimate resistance to corrosive fluids and gases
  • Widest connector and contact compatibility
  • Low smoke and toxicity and Flame Resistance exceeding FAR 25 Appendix F for aircraft installations
  • Compatibility with the broadest range of contact and connector systems

Product Construction

Mechanical/Environmental Performance

Temperature Rating: up to 260°C
Cable Weight: 4.6 kg/km
Minimum Bend Radius (installation): 6.0 mm
Minimum Bend Radius (operation/shortage): 9.0mm
Attenuation (850mm): 2.8-2.9 dB/km
Attenuation (1300mm): .6-.8 dB/km

Product Information Resources

LITEflight® EP spec sheet


Product Categories

Wire & Cable

Product Markets

Commercial Aerospace
Medical Technologies

More Information

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