AMETEK Aerospace & Defense, Sensors & Fluid Management

Hughes-Treitler Awarded $9-Million Contract for V-22 Osprey Nacelle Oil Cooler Assembly Retrofit
Electronic Components & Devices

Hughes-Treitler Awarded $9-Million Contract for V-22 Osprey Nacelle Oil Cooler Assembly Retrofit

GARDEN CITY, NYÂ- – Hughes-Treitler, a division of AMETEK Aerospace and Defense, has been awarded a $9 million contract to support of the V-22 Osprey helicopter. Hughes-Treitler provides the Nacelle Oil Cooler Assemblies for the V-22. These plate-fin heat exchangers cool primary and secondary gearbox oils, as well as hydraulic oils for the Osprey's unique tilt-rotor design. The...

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Military/Commercial Computer performs 13 air data measurements.
Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Military/Commercial Computer performs 13 air data measurements.

Operating on 1.5 W, solid-state 8EB3AAA1 measures 6.81 x 6.0 x 2.5 in. and weighs 2.29 lb. Thirteen air data parameters, provided on MIL-STD-1553B interface, are calculated by internalÂ- DSP at 40 msec update rate. Silicon pressure transducers provide static and Pitot pressure values and can be replaced without calibration. Due to integrated power supply,...

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Test & Measurement

Ametek Adds to its Capabilities in Aircraft Fuel Flowmeter with Expansion of Testing and Calibration Facility

Expansion Allows AMETEK to Meet Requirements for Hotter Fuels and Higher Accuracy Fuel Flowmeters WILMINGTON, MAÂ- – AMETEK Sensors & Fluid Management Systems (SFMS) recently expanded fuel flowmeter test capabilities at its Reynosa, Mexico facility, to offer improved accuracy at even higher temperatures than previously possible, along with increased capacity to support higher customer...

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Humidity Sensor suits aircraft environmental control systems.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Humidity Sensor suits aircraft environmental control systems.

Intended for air ducting where humidified air is carried to seating areas, Model 8TJ315AAA1 contains sensing element and electronics that convert water concentration in air to CAN Bus output. Digital humidity sensor uses capacitance technique with specialized signal processing to measure water content. Sensor’s time response is function of airflow and typically is under 6 seconds. CAN Bus...

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Bell Selects Ametek Fuel Quantity Gauging System for New 525 Relentless Helicopter
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Bell Selects Ametek Fuel Quantity Gauging System for New 525 Relentless Helicopter

WILMINGTON, MAÂ- — The Sensors Fluid Management Systems (SFMS) business unit of AMETEK Aerospace & Defense, has been selected by Bell Helicopter, a subsidiary of Textron, Inc., to supply the fuel quantity gauging system (FQGS) and remote fuel display panel for the new Bell 525 Relentless super medium helicopter. The AMETEK FQGS consists of multiple custom-designed, active capacitance type...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Ametek Aerospace Teams with Embraer to Provide Super Tucano Aircraft for U.S. Air Force Light Air Support

AMETEK to Provide Accelerometers and Other Components for the Advanced Turboprop Aircraft WILMINGTON, MA – AMETEK Sensors & Fluid Management Systems (SFMS), a leader in sensor technology for a broad range of aircraft engine and airframe applications, is among the suppliers selected by Embraer (Empresa Brasilieira de AeronÃœutica S.A.) to support the recently awarded Light Air Support (LAS)...

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Snecma Selects Ametek for Leap-1B Engine Pressure Sensors
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Snecma Selects Ametek for Leap-1B Engine Pressure Sensors

WILMINGTON, MA - AMETEK Sensors & Fluid Management Systems (SFMS), a leader in sensor technology for a broad range of aircraft engine and airframe applications, has been selected by Snecma (Safran) to provide pressure sensors and transducers for the newly developed Leap-1B aircraft engine. AMETEK will provide the oil filter differential pressure (OFDP) sensor and the oil pressure/temperature...

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Transportation Industry Products

Ametek Aerospace & Defense Selected by Parker Aerospace to Provide Support for Hydraulic System Aboard B787 Dreamliner

WILMINGTON, MA - AMETEK Aerospace & Defense has been selected to provide heat exchangers, hydraulic quantity indicators, temperature sensors and pressure transducers to Parker Aerospace for the advanced hydraulic subsystem it is developing for the new Boeing 787 Dreamliner. The Parker hydraulic subsystem will operate at 5,000 psi, compared with a traditional commercial aircraft pressure of 3,000...

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Controls & Controllers

Boeing Incorporates Ametek's Patented Amphion(TM) Power Controller into Its P-8A Aircraft

WILMINGTON, MA - The Power & Data Systems Group of AMETEK Aerospace & Defense will provide its patented AMPHION(TM) Solid-State Power Controller (SSPC) to the US Navy P-8A Multi-mission Maritime Aircraft. The AMPHION SSPC from the Power & Data Systems Group of AMETEK Aerospace & Defense combines the functions of a solid-state circuit breaker and relay into a single device that eliminates the need...

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Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Ametek Aerospace & Defense Selected to Provide Hydraulic System Sensor Suite for A400m

WILMINGTON MA- AMETEK Aerospace & Defense has been selected by CESA (Compañia Española de Sistemas Aeronauticos, SA) to provide a group of sensors for the hydraulic system aboard Airbus A400M military airlifter. The sensor package includes level sensors, low-level warning switches, visual indicators, pressure transducers, and temperature sensors. AMETEK Aerospace & Defense was selected...

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Hughes-Treitler Awarded $9-Million Contract for V-22 Osprey Nacelle Oil Cooler Assembly Retrofit
Electronic Components & Devices

Hughes-Treitler Awarded $9-Million Contract for V-22 Osprey Nacelle Oil Cooler Assembly Retrofit

GARDEN CITY, NYÂ- – Hughes-Treitler, a division of AMETEK Aerospace and Defense, has been awarded a $9 million contract to support of the V-22 Osprey helicopter. Hughes-Treitler provides the Nacelle Oil Cooler Assemblies for the V-22. These plate-fin heat exchangers cool primary and secondary gearbox oils, as well as hydraulic oils for the Osprey's unique tilt-rotor design. The...

Read More »
Military/Commercial Computer performs 13 air data measurements.
Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Military/Commercial Computer performs 13 air data measurements.

Operating on 1.5 W, solid-state 8EB3AAA1 measures 6.81 x 6.0 x 2.5 in. and weighs 2.29 lb. Thirteen air data parameters, provided on MIL-STD-1553B interface, are calculated by internalÂ- DSP at 40 msec update rate. Silicon pressure transducers provide static and Pitot pressure values and can be replaced without calibration. Due to integrated power supply,...

Read More »
Test & Measurement

Ametek Adds to its Capabilities in Aircraft Fuel Flowmeter with Expansion of Testing and Calibration Facility

Expansion Allows AMETEK to Meet Requirements for Hotter Fuels and Higher Accuracy Fuel Flowmeters WILMINGTON, MAÂ- – AMETEK Sensors & Fluid Management Systems (SFMS) recently expanded fuel flowmeter test capabilities at its Reynosa, Mexico facility, to offer improved accuracy at even higher temperatures than previously possible, along with increased capacity to support higher customer...

Read More »
Humidity Sensor suits aircraft environmental control systems.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Humidity Sensor suits aircraft environmental control systems.

Intended for air ducting where humidified air is carried to seating areas, Model 8TJ315AAA1 contains sensing element and electronics that convert water concentration in air to CAN Bus output. Digital humidity sensor uses capacitance technique with specialized signal processing to measure water content. Sensor’s time response is function of airflow and typically is under 6 seconds. CAN Bus...

Read More »
Bell Selects Ametek Fuel Quantity Gauging System for New 525 Relentless Helicopter
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Bell Selects Ametek Fuel Quantity Gauging System for New 525 Relentless Helicopter

WILMINGTON, MAÂ- — The Sensors Fluid Management Systems (SFMS) business unit of AMETEK Aerospace & Defense, has been selected by Bell Helicopter, a subsidiary of Textron, Inc., to supply the fuel quantity gauging system (FQGS) and remote fuel display panel for the new Bell 525 Relentless super medium helicopter. The AMETEK FQGS consists of multiple custom-designed, active capacitance type...

Read More »
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Ametek Aerospace Teams with Embraer to Provide Super Tucano Aircraft for U.S. Air Force Light Air Support

AMETEK to Provide Accelerometers and Other Components for the Advanced Turboprop Aircraft WILMINGTON, MA – AMETEK Sensors & Fluid Management Systems (SFMS), a leader in sensor technology for a broad range of aircraft engine and airframe applications, is among the suppliers selected by Embraer (Empresa Brasilieira de AeronÃœutica S.A.) to support the recently awarded Light Air Support (LAS)...

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Snecma Selects Ametek for Leap-1B Engine Pressure Sensors
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Snecma Selects Ametek for Leap-1B Engine Pressure Sensors

WILMINGTON, MA - AMETEK Sensors & Fluid Management Systems (SFMS), a leader in sensor technology for a broad range of aircraft engine and airframe applications, has been selected by Snecma (Safran) to provide pressure sensors and transducers for the newly developed Leap-1B aircraft engine. AMETEK will provide the oil filter differential pressure (OFDP) sensor and the oil pressure/temperature...

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Company News

AMETEK Aerospace Measurement & Power Systems Selects Australian Avionics as Authorized Service Center

WILMINGTON, MA-AMETEK Aerospace & Defense has selected Hawker Pacific Pty Ltd T/A Australian Avionics as an authorized service center for AMETEK's Measurement & Power Systems products. Our agreement with Australian Avionics reflects our continuing effort to enhance our aftermarket capabilities and provide our customers with outstanding products and service worldwide, comments Deidre Cusack, Vice...

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Transportation Industry Products

Ametek Aerospace & Defense Selected by Parker Aerospace to Provide Support for Hydraulic System Aboard B787 Dreamliner

WILMINGTON, MA - AMETEK Aerospace & Defense has been selected to provide heat exchangers, hydraulic quantity indicators, temperature sensors and pressure transducers to Parker Aerospace for the advanced hydraulic subsystem it is developing for the new Boeing 787 Dreamliner. The Parker hydraulic subsystem will operate at 5,000 psi, compared with a traditional commercial aircraft pressure of 3,000...

Read More »
Controls & Controllers

Boeing Incorporates Ametek's Patented Amphion(TM) Power Controller into Its P-8A Aircraft

WILMINGTON, MA - The Power & Data Systems Group of AMETEK Aerospace & Defense will provide its patented AMPHION(TM) Solid-State Power Controller (SSPC) to the US Navy P-8A Multi-mission Maritime Aircraft. The AMPHION SSPC from the Power & Data Systems Group of AMETEK Aerospace & Defense combines the functions of a solid-state circuit breaker and relay into a single device that eliminates the need...

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