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COTS vs. Custom Safety Critical Military Avionics

Safety certification for military embedded systems can be time consuming, complex, and costly to complete. Curtiss-Wright offers an extensive catalog of safety-certifiable COTS hardware modules to suit application requirements.

06/13/2024
Deploying Secure and Efficient NAS Solutions for a UAV

Deploying Secure and Efficient NAS Solutions for a UAV

To accelerate program development with no NRE investment and enable rapid integration, a UAV developer required a ready-to-deploy network attached storage system with reliable, redundant Ethernet network interfaces and expandable storage capacity with security.

06/12/2024
Quickly Engineering a Flexible FTI Solution to Bring a Program Back on Track

Quickly Engineering a Flexible FTI Solution to Bring a Program Back on Track

A helicopter company required a PCM combiner solution to complete a flight test instrumentation system.

06/12/2024
Webinar: Today's Tactical Command Posts: Rapid Setup for Resilient and Secure Communications on the Move

Webinar: Today's Tactical Command Posts: Rapid Setup for Resilient and Secure Communications on the Move

Dominic Perez, Chief Technology Officer at Curtiss-Wright Defense Solutions and Ken Rich, US Federal Chief Technology Officer at HPE Aruba, explore the evolution and modernization of military command posts.

05/31/2024

Acquiring and Telemetering Test Data from Hypersonic Platforms

Hypersonic platforms provide a challenge for flight test campaigns due to the application’s flight profiles and environments.

05/31/2024
Brochure: Turret Aiming and Stabilization Drive System

Turret Aiming and Stabilization Drive System Brochure

The Curtiss-Wright Turret Drive Stabilization System (TDSS) is designed to offer a flexible choice of standard configurations with a clear upgrade path from a manually operated system to a fully stabilized system that is globally recognized for its high performance and reliability.

05/31/2024
Simplified Replacement of Older Flight Data Recorders to Meet New Regulations and Data Collecting Needs

Simplified Replacement of Older Flight Data Recorders to Meet New Regulations and Data Collecting Needs

Operators of aircraft may find they need to upgrade existing flight recorder for a variety of reasons.

05/23/2024
Meeting DAL A Challenges with Dissimilar Redundant Architecture

Meeting DAL A Challenges with Dissimilar Redundant Architecture

This white paper examines how building a system with a dissimilar redundant architecture can help overcome the challenges of meeting DO-254/178 DAL A requirements.

05/22/2024
Securing Data with Quantum Resistant Algorithms: An Introduction to Post-Quantum Resistant Encryption

Securing Data with Quantum Resistant Algorithms: An Introduction to Post-Quantum Resistant Encryption

The goal of post-quantum cryptography (PQC), also called quantum-resistant cryptography (QRC), is to develop cryptographic systems that are secure against both quantum and classical computers and can interoperate with existing communications protocols and networks.

05/22/2024
Securing Data with Quantum Resistant Algorithms: Implementing Data-at-Rest and Data-in-Transit Encryption Solutions

Securing Data with Quantum Resistant Algorithms: Implementing Data-at-Rest and Data-in-Transit Encryption Solutions

In this second paper, we cover challenges for deploying QR encryption, including pre-shared key (PSK) management, RFC 8784 - an extension of Internet Key Exchange (IKE) v2 that allows it to be resistant to a quantum computer by using PSKs, and how to implement data-at-rest (DAR) and data-in-transit (DIT) QR encryption solutions today using commercial FPGA devices and off-the-shelf hardware.

05/22/2024
Defining the C5ISR Space for Army Vehicles

Optimizing Army Vehicle Interoperability with Open Architecture

The goal of reducing the cost of equipping Army vehicles with new capabilities, while adding increasing interoperability and flexibility of operation, can be accomplished through the use of a Modular Open Systems Approach (MOSA), a technical and business strategy for designing an affordable and adaptable system.

05/10/2024
Navigating the Unseen: Mitigating Degraded Visual Environments

Navigating the Unseen: Mitigating Degraded Visual Environments

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.

05/01/2024