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FAA moves away from owning data centers, to the Cloud

FAA moves away from owning data centers, to the Cloud

WASHINGTON, 28 Aug. 2015. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) officials, wanting to benefit from advanced computing solutions in the Cloud, awarded a $108 million, 10-year contract to CSC Government Solutions, which will lead an overall integration effort to include Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, and other leading Cloud providers.

Advantage Aviation Technologies debuts Boeing 737 reamer repair kit for operators, MROs

Advantage Aviation Technologies debuts Boeing 737 reamer repair kit for operators, MROs

DALLAS, 27 Aug. 2015. Advantage Aviation Technologies (AAT) is introducing its Boeing 737 Canoe Fairing Shaft Reamer repair kit, a self-contained, portable tooling solution system designed to provide efficient front and rear bushing removal and installation of canoe fairing shaft on tarmac or in hanger for scheduled or as needed maintenance.

Secretary of U.S. Air Force stresses importance of partnering with industry

Secretary of U.S. Air Force stresses importance of partnering with industry

FORT WORTH, Texas, 26 Aug. 2015. "Partnerships with industry are as critical today as they've ever been," Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James said, stressing the importance of government and defense agencies working closely with technology firms. Officials at Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company in Fort Worth, hosted Sec. James, who appreciated seeing “firsthand the capabilities and advancements being developed to address future national security needs."

Sensuron spins out of 4DSP, debuts compact fiber optic sensing

Sensuron spins out of 4DSP, debuts compact fiber optic sensing

AUSTIN, Texas, 25 Aug. 2015. Sensuron, a global provider of compact fiber-optic sensing (FOS) systems in Austin, Texas, spun off from sister company 4DSP to form an entity aimed at solving problems on a global scale and enabling innovation using light-based technologies that ensure aerospace equipment is functional, reliable, and safe. The company also is introducing its RTS 125 and RTS 150 systems.  

Air Force continues project to upgrade propeller control systems in C-130 aircraft

ROBINS AIR FORCE BASE, Ga., 24 Aug. 2015. U.S. Air Force Reserve C-130 utility turboprop aircraft are receiving computer-controlled propeller control to enhance aircraft safety and performance.

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CURTISS-WRIGHT AWARDED CONTRACT BY SIERRA NEVADA CORPORATION

Curtiss-Wright Corporation today announced that its Defense Solutions division has received a contract from Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) to supply its small form factor rugged commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) Tactical Mission Computer technology for use in the Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) ANKA Medium-Altitude Long Endurance (MALE) Unmanned Air System (UAS).

Innovative Integration Announces the FMC-Servo

Camarillo, CA June 19, 2015, Innovative Integration, a trusted supplier of signal processing and data acquisition hardware and software solutions, today announced the FMC-Servo. The FMC-SERVO module features eight simultaneously sampling A/D and DACs with a flexible, low-jitter programmable time base. The key benefit of the FMC-Servo is the ability

METADATA SUPPORT ENHANCES INDUSTRY-LEADING HD VIDEO MANAGEMENT SYSTEM FROM CURTISS-WRIGHT

Curtiss-Wright Corporation today announced that its Defense Solutions division has further enhanced its innovative VRD1 high definition (HD) video management system (VMS) with support for precise and accurate metadata capture. Ideal for capturing critical situational data and combining it with camera and sensor data, the VRD1 provides an unmatched single

CURTISS-WRIGHT RECEIVES AWARD FROM LOCKHEED MARTIN FOR U.K. GROUND COMBAT VEHICLE WEAPON STABILIZATION PROGRAM

Curtiss-Wright Corporation today announced that its Defense Solutions division has received a production award from Lockheed Martin to provide the Turret Drive Servo System (TDSS) for use in the British Army’s new SCOUT Specialist Vehicle (SV). Curtiss-Wright’s TDSS will provide weapon stabilization for the SCOUT Reconnaissance vehicle, which is expected

NEW VICTORY COMPATIBLE ETHERNET SWITCH AND VETRONICS COMPUTER SYSTEM INTRODUCED BY CURTISS-WRIGHT

Curtiss-Wright Corporation today announced that its Defense Solutions division has introduced the next generation of its groundbreaking Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) switch/router and vetronics computer Digital Beachhead™ subsystem. The original Digital Beachhead, introduced in 2012, was the industry’s first integrated VICTORY solution for implementing the U.S. Army/U.S. Marine Corps supported Vehicle

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