Organization Successfully Deploys Total FTI System Solution
An aircraft OEM needed a flight test solution for one of its new jets. They decided to use multiple hardware vendors to complete their FTI system.
Robust and Reliable Flight Test Instrumentation System Deployed on Hypersonic Test Bed
A company that was developing their own hypersonic vehicle for use as a technology test bed wanted a flight test instrumentation (FTI), recording, and transmission system.
Successful Integration of a Launcher Video Telemetry System Using COTS Equipment
Réaltra was awarded a contract to develop a launcher video telemetry system (LVTS) that will provide the onboard live video telemetry for a launcher that is anticipated to fly in 2021.
Large Aircraft Rapidly Deploys Customizable Mission Recording System
A manufacturer of a large military aircraft required a mission recording system to collect engineering data from around the aircraft and store it on a recorder for post-mission analysis.
Successful COTS Solution for Space Vehicle Onboard Recording and Audio Handling
This case study describes how a space vehicle designer was able to rapidly implement a system to collect all of the data from onboard computers and accommodate late changes to requirements.
Next Generation Data Acquisition System for a Sounding Rocket
Sounding rockets can carry experiments to altitudes that are often unsuitable for balloons and satellites and are much more cost-efficient since they do not require expensive boosters or extended telemetry and tracking coverage.
Meeting Missile Program Upgrade Requirements with Power-Efficient, Future-Proof Transmitters
This case study describes how an organization ensured there was no transmitter interference with other onboard electronics.
5th Generation Fighter Finds Room for Aircraft Monitoring Instrumentation
This case study describes how an operator of a 5th generation fighter found room to install aircraft monitoring instrumentation to help examine performance and rapidly identify any future issues.
Instrumenting an Electric Vertical Take Off and Landing Vehicle
This case study describes how a manufacturer of an electric VTOL aircraft selected and installed a suitable flight test instrumentation (FTI) system quickly to help meet a rigorous schedule.
Organization Successfully Verifies Object Trajectory Using High Speed Cameras
A customer required a high-speed camera that could withstand harsh conditions to gather accurate data confirming position and velocity to validate models in an FTI study. Read about the solution Curtiss-Wright developed here.
Reducing Unscheduled Grounding Events with Adaptable Predictive Maintenance
A commercial flight operator realized a successful predictive maintenance program capturing data to produce accurate maintenance forecasts and predicting potential service disruptions. Read about the solution Curtiss-Wright developed here.
Regional Jet with Custom High Speed Data Acquisition Meets Tight FTI Deadlines
A flight test organization was tasked with instrumenting a new regional airliner to gather flight test data. Read about the solution Curtiss-Wright provided here.