Pre-integrated, Rugged COTS Computers Reduce AEW&C Program Costs and Time to Market
When 30-year-old airborne surveillance and control equipment mounted on the underside of an aging helicopter required replacement, the manufacturer needed a partner they could rely on to provide mission-critical processing technology in harsh environments.
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.
Protecting Data-at-Rest with NSA CSfC Approved Encryption on a UAV
When a large system integrator needed a SWaP optimized, rugged, network-attached storage system with NSA-approved encryption, a UAV contacted Curtiss-Wright for a trusted, proven solution.
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.
Rugged Recording and Mission Computing on a Tactical Fighter Aircraft
Tactical Air Support, Inc. needed a cockpit accessible rugged data recorder and a pre-integrated mission computer to upgrade its fleet of F-5AT Tiger II Military supersonic tactical fighters. Read about the solution Curtiss-Wright developed here.
Building a Truly Trusted Computing Solution with COTS Hardware and Intel Security Capabilities
A manufacturer of secure aerospace & defense systems sought a COTS SBC with a robust & proven security profile for its new Trusted Computing solution.
Bridging Legacy Fiber Channel and Modern Ethernet On-Board A Fighter Aircraft
This case study discusses how a system architect upgraded a legacy platform with modern data storage and recording while retaining legacy FC sensors. Read about the solution Curtiss-Wright developed.
Upgrading UAV Automatic Landing Subsystems while Reducing Cost and SWaP
A customer wished to move to the latest and greatest technology without having to change pinouts or cables on the aircraft.
Preventing Costly Downtime in Advanced Manufacturing Machinery with Field-Proven COTS Modules
When a VME computing module in its product line went obsolete, a semiconductor machinery manufacturer turned to Curtiss-Wright for a high-performance VME replacement fit for the rigors of a grueling 24/7 production schedule. Read more about it here.
SWaP-Optimized Data Storage, Recording, and Networking Reduces Helicopter Program Risk and Costs
A leading mission systems integrator sought a data recording and storage device that could capture up to 1 TB of data in a removable drive, easily integrated into their existing mission system, adding minimal weight.
AWACS Network Upgrade using Modified COTS Helps Shorten Delivery
An aircraft fleet was undergoing an upgrade of the on-board AEW&C network, they contacted Curtiss-Wright to find a cost-effective yet rugged, quick turnaround solution for multiple processing and communications subsystems.
Maximizing Processing Power in SAR Applications
A customer building the next generation synthetic aperture radar (SAR) faced challenges in delivering an enormous amount of processing power in a compact, lightweight solution. Read about the solution Curtiss-Wright developed here.