Landing Systems

Raytheon Demos Land-Based Deployable Version of Its Ship-Based Precision Landing System
Landing Systems

Raytheon Demos Land-Based Deployable Version of Its Ship-Based Precision Landing System

Dulles, Va., April 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Earlier this year, Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) demonstrated a land-based expeditionary version of its Joint Precision Approach and Landing System for the first time to U.S. Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps officials at Marine Corps Air Station, Yuma, Ariz. "The need for precision landings in harsh environments isn't limited to one military...

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Landing Systems

U.S. Navy Awards Raytheon $255 Million to complete Development of Next Generation Precision Landing System

System equips the F-35 and unmanned aircraft with safer, more accurate landing guidance DULLES, Va. - The U.S. Navy awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a $255 million contract for development and production readiness of its next generation precision landing system. The Joint Precision Approach and Landing System uses GPS satellite navigation to provide more accurate landing guidance for manned...

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Landing Systems

DARPA Selects Aurora to Build VTOL X-Plane Technology Demonstrator

Aurora's Revolutionary Aircraft Design Includes the First-Ever Distributed Hybrid-Electric Propulsion System MANASSAS, Va. - Aurora Flight Sciences announced today that the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has awarded the company the prime contract for Phase 2 of the Agency's Vertical Takeoff and Landing Experimental Plane (VTOL X-Plane) program. Experience the...

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Gear, Equipment and Utility Bags

UTC Aerospace Systems Features Business Aircraft Systems and Cabin Interiors Products at NBAA 2015

CHARLOTTE, N.C.,Â- – UTC Aerospace Systems will display a range of capabilities in the business aircraft segment at its exhibit during the National Business Aviation Association's (NBAA) Business Aircraft Conference and Exhibition, which takes place in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 17 - 19. UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). The UTC Aerospace...

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Single Operator Helicopter Handling System suits smaller ships.
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Single Operator Helicopter Handling System suits smaller ships.

Addressing size and weight limits of smaller ships, INDAL Manual Aircraft Straighten and Traverse (MAST) system provides safe and secure method of maneuvering and traversing helicopters between flight deck and hangar. This single-operator shipboard Helicopter Handling System (HHS) is track based and controlled using chest pack-mounted Portable Control Unit worn by operator. Unit delivers...

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Helicopters

PHI Flies First Rig Approach(TM) Customer Flights in the S-92® Helicopter

BOOTHVILLE, La. and HOUMA, La. — Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation and PHI Inc. announced today the completion of the first operational flights of the new Rig Approach" system, a first of its kind functionality on the S-92® helicopter that provides helicopter operators with an automated approach to offshore rigs and platforms.Â-  The flights occurred yesterday. Earlier this year, two FAA...

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Landing Systems

Northrop Grumman, U.S. Navy Complete First Arrested Landing of a Tailless Unmanned Aircraft Aboard an Aircraft Carrier

X-47B makes history, lands on deck of the USS George H.W. Bush NAVAL AIR STATION PATUXENT RIVER, Md. –Â- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and the U.S. Navy have completed the first arrested landing of the X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System (UCAS) carrier demonstration aircraft on the deck of the USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77). The Northrop Grumman-built aircraft landed at 12:23 p.m....

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FAA Approves Sikorsky Aircraft's New Platform Approach System for S-92® Helicopters
Helicopters

FAA Approves Sikorsky Aircraft's New Platform Approach System for S-92® Helicopters

Feature Offers Enhanced Safety Through Reduced Pilot Workload STRATFORD, Conn. –Â- Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. today announced the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has approved a new functionality on the S-92® helicopter to provide offshore oil operators with an automated approach that reduces cockpit workload by 60 percent and allows safer operations under challenging weather and...

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Aircraft Landing System Aligners

GA-ASI to Exhibit Full-Scale Model of Predator XP at IDEX

Interest in Predator XP Continues to Grow, Aircraft Now in Production SAN DIEGOÂ-  - General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA), tactical reconnaissance radars, and electro-optic surveillance systems, today announced that it will have a significant presence at the upcoming IDEX show in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE),...

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Landing Systems

Predator B Demonstrates Automatic Takeoff and Landing Capability

Capability Significantly Reduces Land Incidents and Operator Training Costs AFA AIR & SPACE, WASHINGTON - General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA), tactical reconnaissance radars, and electro-optic surveillance systems, today announced that its Predator® B/MQ-9 Reaper RPA has successfully completed 106 full-stop Automatic...

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Locon Sensors Withstand Extreme Temperatures
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Locon Sensors Withstand Extreme Temperatures

Locon Sensor Systems offer robust sensor solutions for even the most severe environmental conditions. Their line of high-temp inductive sensors and their cylindrical photoelectric series can operate in temperatures up to 250 degrees Celsius. See our video to learn more.

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