HiPPAG™ 500

Ultra Electronics, Precision Air & Land Systems supplies a range of integrated High Pressure Pure Air Generators (HiPPAG™) for the supply of high-pressure dry air for use within pneumatic cold gas stores ejection systems.

HiPPAG™ 500 Series systems are designed to meet the demanding requirements of precision ejection systems and provide flexibility of installation within ejector racks, aircraft pylons or in internal weapons bays on high-performance manned and un-manned military aircraft platforms.

Innovative DesignEach HiPPAG™ compressor system comprises a high pressure compressor module featuring a highly efficient brushless DC motor, a filter module with a desiccant filter cartridge and a compact electronic control unit. HiPPAG™ sensors control thesystem pressure within a set band to ensure accurate and repeatable release characteristics.

The HiPPAG™ 500 Series can also be offered with a multi-way solenoid manifold valve and accumulator and fast acting valve modules for a complete 'induction to ejection' pneumatic system solution.


Ultra is at the forefront of developments in cold-gas ejection systems, its systems having been selected for demanding programmes such as:

F-35 Lightning II

BRU-61 Small Diameter Bomb carriage system

X-45 J-UCAS Demonstrator

F-15E Strike Eagle Cost Operational Support Savings Initiative (COSSI) SDD

Teamed with Raytheon for BRU-69 Multi-Purpose Bomb Rack


Operating pressure up to 414 bar (6,000 psi)

Flow rate up to 20SL/min (Sea Level/STP)

Air dryness <15ppm H2O


For more information, please contact:

Ultra Electronics

Arle Court
Hatherley Lane
GL51 6PN

Tel: +44 (0) 1242 221166