Open Architecture Initiatives Bolster Unmanned Sensors and Systems
The advent of unmanned systems reflects a huge aspect of warfare – that of protecting the warfighter – through the development of platforms that can be operated by humans from a distance, keeping them out of harm’s way.
Curtiss-Wright Debuts Fully-Integrated Secure Wi-Fi Access Point for Tactical Battlefield Deployment
New PacStar® 464 Secure Wi-Fi Access Point module seamlessly integrates Wi-Fi network access, meshing, and client access for secure networks.
Curtiss-Wright Selected by Scientific Research Corporation to Provide Cockpit Voice/Flight Data Recorder for Military Aircraft
Fortress crash-protected flight recorder to support safety and training programs on T-6 Texan II aircraft used by U.S. Military.
Curtiss-Wright Selected by Lockheed Martin to Provide Open Architecture COTS Modules for Service Onboard F-22 Raptor Aircraft
Open architecture modules will support mission processing upgrades under the F-22 Tactical Mandates (TACMAN) program.
The Ever-Shrinking World of Small-Form-Factor Embedded Computing
New computer boards offer high performance, thermal management, and peripherals in a smaller size than 3U VPX, with artificial intelligence (AI) and GPGPU processing.
The Evolution of Embedded Computing Chassis, Backplanes, and Enclosures
High data throughput and innovative thermal management may lead to a revolution in systems design that places the burden of electronics cooling on the enclosure more than on the card.
Honeywell, Curtiss-Wright Receive EASA Certification for 25-Hour Cockpit Recorder for the Air Transport Market
New Cockpit Voice Recorder receives EASA Technical Standard Order.
Benefits of Projective Capacitive Touch Screens to Rugged Displays
Projected capacitive (PCAP) touch screens for rugged displays respond to static electricity in human skin as it touches the screen and are fully bonded, making them ideal for mission critical applications.
The Case for Distributed and Remote Management of Open Standards-Based Tactical Networks for Vehicles
To exploit the potential benefits of new technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), robotics, video analysis, Internet of Things (IoT), augmented reality and virtual reality, and other innovative technologies on mobile platforms at the tactical edge, Department of Defense (DoD) communications programs must effectively deploy advanced IT infrastructure, connectivity, and compute resources.
Military Avionics Trends: Cockpit Upgrades, Integration with Civil Airspace
In the coming years, the military avionics supply and demand chain will feature advanced cockpit upgrades and integration capabilities with civil airspace, as countries move forward on urban air mobility concepts and as the use of drones becomes increasingly common.
Curtiss-Wright Doubles the Storage Capacity of its NSA CSfC Components List Approved DTS1 Storage to 8TB
Industry’s first COTS data-at-rest storage solution with two layers of full disk encryption (FDE) in a single device doubles removable SSD storage capacity from 4TB to 8TB.
New Frontiers in Real-Time Software
Efficient execution is key to real-time mission-critical operating systems software, yet new demands are emerging such as safety-critical operations for avionics and other life-critical applications.