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Build or Buy: The Strains of Designing a Flight Recorder

Designing a flight recorder (FR) that complies to international standards and crash survivability is very challenging and is usually far more expensive than buying one from an established FR manufacturer.

12/21/2020
Curtiss-Wright Receives EASA Certification for Imaging Multi-Purpose Flight Recorder

Curtiss-Wright Receives EASA Certification for Imaging Multi-Purpose Flight Recorder

Imaging flight recorder, cockpit area camera, cockpit area microphone, and imaging cockpit control elements receive EASA Technical Standard Order.

12/21/2020

Types of Flight Recorders and How to Choose the Right One

Commercial airlines often use two types of flight recorders – a flight data recorder (FDR) and a cockpit voice recorder (CVR) – for different functionality.

12/01/2020
Curtiss-Wright Expands Industry Leading Flight Test Data Recorder Family with Enhanced Ethernet Recorder/Field Configurable DAU Chassis

Curtiss-Wright Expands Flight Test Data Recorder Family with Enhanced Ethernet Recorder/Field Configurable DAU Chassis

Compact SSR/CHS/001 Ethernet Multi-Role Recorder that supports up to four KAM-500 data acquisition modules adds PTP v2 grandmaster and slave support.

06/23/2020
Military & Aerospace Electronics

Radiation Tolerance Meets Commercial Space

The wave of commercially developed communications and remote-sensing satellites seeks to balance costs, capability, size, weight, and power consumption in the latest new space designs.

06/20/2020
Military Embedded Systems

Contested Space, Small Sats, and the Gamble on COTS in Space

Contested space, where nations compete for military dominance outside Earth’s atmosphere, is driving many military space platforms, but commercial space and small satellites continue to change the way the military suppliers of space electronics approach radiation-hardened component design from testing to deployment.

06/04/2020
Flight Global

Curtiss-Wright and Honeywell Showcase EASA-compliant Fortress Flight Recorders

Curtiss-Wright is using the Singapore show to showcase a new-generation flight recorder that can store 25h of cockpit audio recordings, meeting a mandate for commercial aircraft set to take effect in 2021.

02/13/2020
Curtiss-Wright Showcases Next Generation Compact, Lightweight Flight Data Recorders at 2020 Singapore Airshow

Curtiss-Wright Showcases Next Generation Compact, Lightweight Flight Data Recorders at 2020 Singapore Airshow

Fortress combines Cockpit Voice Recorder, Flight Data Recorder, DataLink Recorder, and Airborne Image Recorder in a single unit, bringing COTS-based Usage Monitoring and Predictive Maintenance solutions to the Avionics Market.

02/10/2020
Aerospace Testing International

Data Capture for FTI

New commercial and military aircraft production is preceded by extensive flight tests to prove the performance of the aircraft and its sub-systems.

12/06/2019
Aerospace Testing International

Curtiss-Wright Demos Total Flight Test Instrumentation Solution at ITC 2019

The company’s Aerospace Instrumentation group presented its system-level flight test instrumentation (FTI) to hundreds of delegates at this year’s show.

10/23/2019
Curtiss-Wright Showcases Latest Avionics, Vetronics, and Naval Solutions at DSEI 2019

Curtiss-Wright Showcases Latest Avionics, Vetronics, and Naval Solutions at DSEI 2019

Featured products will include ultra-small form factor mission computers and network switches, rugged high capacity storage solutions - such as the Data Transport System, and size, weight, and power (SWaP)-optimized embedded avionics systems - such as the ultra-lightweight Fortress Crash Protected Recorder.

09/10/2019
Curtiss-Wright Introduces First 10GbE Line-Rate Data Recorder for Flight Test Instrumentation Applications

Curtiss-Wright Introduces First 10GbE Line-Rate Data Recorder for Flight Test Instrumentation Applications

Curtiss-Wright introduces the first 10GbE line-rate data recorder for flight test instrumentation applications.

06/27/2019