A400M reuses both flight test instrumentation (FTI) and system configuration from A380 to reduce program cost.
SpaceX uses KAM-500 to Record Video and High Speed Sensor Data on the Falcon 9 Launch Vehicle and Dragon Spacecraft.
Lockheed Martin Systems Integration - Owego selected Curtiss-Wright to design a ruggedized VME Ethernet switch cards for the Navy's MH-60R and MH-60S Seahawk helicopters. Curtiss-Wright uses advanced ruggedization techniques to ensure the Ethernet switch cards can endure the Seahawk's...
Curtiss-Wright developed the Common Mission Computer for Aurora Flight Sciences that provides a robust computing solution, meets stringent military requirements, and withstands different environments encountered by various UAVs.
Lockheed Martin relies on the Parvus DuraNET 3825 to provide network connectivity for the NATO MEADS program.
Qualitative comparison of the different test methods show that qualification, RGT, and SRT with random vibration are all highly useful methods in determining design ruggedness. The applicability of either method is determined by the individual cost-schedule-quality needs of a program.