Curtiss-Wright Preparing for Moon & Mars Missions
Curtiss-Wright is working with NASA and aerospace leaders to return Americans to the Moon and send astronauts to Mars in the early 2030s
Optimizing Avionics Reliability With Dissimilar Redundant Architectures
Rick Hearn explains how the key computing elements of an avionics system must all be designed with safety in mind and endure stringent testing to prove they can meet the required Design Assurance Level (DAL).
Curtiss-Wright, Green Hills Software and CoreAVI Collaborate to Deliver FACE-Aligned, DO-254/178 Safety-Certifiable Solutions
Support for Green Hills Software’s INTEGRITY-178 tuMP RTOS and CoreAVI’s graphics drivers on Curtiss-Wright rugged modules speeds the integration of high-performance avionics systems
Testing Safety-Certifiable Software
Given its complexity and the critical applications for which it is designed, embedded avionics software must undergo a rigorous approval and testing process before it can be approved as airworthy.
Curtiss-Wright and Green Hills Collaborate to Bring INTEGRITY-178 tuMP Safety-Certifiable RTOS to VPX3-1703 Arm SBC
Low-power Arm-based VPX3-1703 joins Curtiss-Wright’s family of Intel® and Power Architecture® SBCs and expands support for Green Hills Software® INTEGRITY®-178 tuMP Safety-Certifiable RTOS.
Curtiss-Wright and Green Hills Collaborate to Demo INTEGRITY-178 tuMP RTOS on the VPX3-1220 SBC Module
Intel Quad-Core Xeon processor-based VPX3-1220 RTCA/DO-254 safety-certifiable COTS SBC supports Green Hills Software RTCA/DO-178B Level A certifiable multi-core RTOS.
Putting DAUs on a Diet for Small Launcher Applications
Smaller launchers provide a lower cost way of getting newer, smaller satellites into orbit - we look at how ruggedized DAUs, used in aerospace flight test, can provide a low cost solution for some space mission systems.
Curtiss-Wright Announces Collaboration with Lynx Software to Offer LynxSecure Safety Bundle for VPX3-1220 SBC
Support for LynxSecure Safety Bundle on Curtiss-Wright’s 7th Generation Intel Xeon® processor-based VPX3-1220 SBC delivers complete DO-254/178 certifiable COTS hardware/software solution.
Curtiss-Wright Expands Space COTS Capabilities Through Licensing Agreement with Réaltra
The new licensing agreement with Réaltra will complement existing activity for the Curtiss-Wright Acra KAM-500 range of Space COTS radiation-tolerant products into space applications.
Curtiss-Wright Congratulates Rocket Lab on Reaching Orbit During Successful Test Launch of the Electron Launch Vehicle
Curtiss-Wright Congratulates Rocket Lab on Reaching Orbit During Successful Test Launch of the Electron Launch Vehicle - The second flight of the new expendable electron launcher uses Curtiss-Wright’s Space COTS data acquisition system to capture test data
Curtiss-Wright, Lynx Software Technologies, ENSCO Avionics, and CoreAVI Demo LynxOS-178
COTS-Based IData Human Machine Interface demonstration features FACE™ aligned LYNXOS-178 2.2.4 RTCA/DO-178C level A safety-certified RTOS with Curtiss-Wright's VPX3-131 single board computer and XMC-715 AMD E4690 high-performance graphics processor.
Curtiss-Wright Congratulates Sierra Nevada Corporation on a Successful Free Flight of Dream Chaser Spacecraft
Reusable spacecraft conducts successful free-flight at Edwards Air Force Base