Esterline products on the Citation Longitude cockpit include Korry 389 and 1380 LED pushbutton switches, overhead lighting-control panel, and illuminated knobs, as well as Janco rotary control products. These Esterline solutions provide a consistent human-machine interface (HMI) throughout the cockpit, in both lighting uniformity and tactile response from component to component, officials explain.
"Our advances in high-reliability control solutions and LED lighting technology have allowed us to support Textron Aviation's goal of offering its customers a state-of-the-art, cost-effective cockpit," says Mike McCoy, president of Esterline Control & Communication Systems' Korry facility.
Esterline Control & Communication Systems (www.esterline.com/controlandcommunication) designs and produces technology control and communication components and subsystems for today's advanced requirements, focusing on delivering high-reliability human-machine interface (HMI) solutions to customers across the globe. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of Esterline Corp. (NYSE:ESL), an international specialized aerospace and defense company headquartered in Bellevue, Wash., that employs about 13,000 people worldwide.
Search the Aerospace & Defense Buyer's Guide
You might also like:
Subscribe today to receive all the latest aerospace technology and engineering news, delivered directly to your e-mail inbox twice a week (Tuesdays and Thursdays). Sign upfor your free subscription to the Intelligent Inbox e-newsletter at http://www.intelligent-aerospace.com/subscribe.html.