Degraded Visual Environment (DVE): Uncovering the Invisible
Using a Degraded Visual Environment (DVE) system enables aircraft pilots to visualize the landing area in poor conditions, allowing them a safe, on-time descent to their target destination.
High Speed NAS for a Wide-Area Persistent Surveillance Pod
TCG HUNTR software installed on a Parvus DuraCOR 8043 mission computer, displayed on a GVDU mission display, provides operators with a rugged, small form factor solution that can be used on the battlefield with minimal training and almost no expertise.
Powerful Recorder Solution Meets New Rotorcraft Regulations
This case study describes how a rotorcraft manufacturer upgraded its existing flight data recorders with one designed to accommodate enhanced data acquisition needs and meet current and upcoming regulations.
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.