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Boeing Awards Avionics Service Subcontract to Rockwell Collins for Chinook Helicopters; Lee Obst Comments

Rockwell Collins has secured a subcontract from Boeing to provide aviation electronics equipment and engineering services for the Canadian air force’s CH-147F Chinook helicopters. The firm-fixed-price contract calls for Rockwell Collins to service the Common Avionics Architecture System displays onboard the Royal Canadian Air Force aircraft until March 2018, Rockwell Collins …

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Elbit Systems-Rockwell Collins JV Lands JHMCS II Integration Contract; Raanan Horowitz Comments

A joint venture of Elbit Systems of America and Rockwell Collins will integrate the Joint Helmet Mounted Cueing System II with the Lockheed Martin-built AC-130W under a contract with the Naval Sea Systems Command. Elbit Systems said Tuesday the RCEVS joint venture will equip the AC-130W cargo aircraft with the JHMCS II in efforts to build up …

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Rockwell Collins, NASA to Develop Cockpit Display for Sonic Boom Path Study

Rockwell Collins will work with NASA to develop a conceptual cockpit display that will depict a sonic boom over land under a two-year contract in support of the space agency’s High Speed Project. The company said Thursday its Advanced Technology Center will collaborate with the Armstrong Flight Research Center for efforts to help pilots of future supersonic civil …

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Rockwell Collins, DataPath to Jointly Build Army Comms Systems; Mike Jones, David Myers Comment

Rockwell Collins and DataPath have partnered to develop global communication systems in support of the U.S. Army’s positioning, navigation and risk reduction efforts. Mike Jones, vice president and general manager of communication and navigation products for Rockwell Collins, said Wednesday the companies would build pseudolite systems with the goal to …

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L-3, Rockwell Collins Partner to Update Argentina C-130 Avionics System

Rockwell Collins has been selected to provide an avionics architecture for the Argentine military’s fleet of C-130 military transport planes. L-3 Communications serves as the prime contractor in Argentina’s C-130 systems modernization program and partnered with Rockwell Collins to integrate new avionics into the aircraft, Rockwell Collins said Wednesday. The contract …

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Rockwell Collins to Embed GPS Receivers in Harris Tactical Radios; Mike Jones Comments

Harris Corp. has selected Rockwell Collins to supply global positioning system receivers for Harris’ tactical radios under a three-year contract. Rockwell Collins began to deliver its MicroGRAM GPS receivers to Harris in January for Falcon III AN/PRC-158 and AN/PRC-117G products, Rockwell Collins said Wednesday. Mike Jones, vice president and general …

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Rockwell Collins, DRS to Develop Air Combat Training Capability for Air Forces

Rockwell Collins and DRS Technologies‘ training and control systems business have partnered to help U.S. and international air forces develop air combat training capabilities that utilize the Common Range Integrated Instrumentation System. Rockwell said Thursday the Joint Secure Air Combat Training System combines weapon simulation, aircraft integration and air combat training, and features a Multiple …

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John Borghese: Rockwell Collins to Lead NASA Aircraft Pilot Research Program

Rockwell Collins will serve as lead research firm for NASA‘s Single Pilot Operations program under a contract to study automation, ground support and crew capacity technologies for commercial aircraft through the end of September 2015. “The aviation industry has been looking at the potential for single-pilot operations for quite some time to …

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Troy Brunk: Rockwell Collins, Elbit Systems Launch Aircraft Night Vision Tool

Rockwell Collins and Elbit Systems of America have jointly launched a new night vision tool for pilots of fixed-wing aircraft. The digital eye piece night vision cueing display is built to be compatible with all joint helmet-mounted cueing system displays, Elbit Systems said Monday. “Providing this key capability will enable pilots with a greater ability …

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Nelson Aquino: Rockwell Collins’ Brazil Facility Expansion to Support New Aircraft Services

Rockwell Collins‘ subsidiary in Brazil will expand its aircraft service center in Sao Jose dos Campos to support the company’s entry into new markets in the region, said Managing Director Nelson Aquino. “This expansion will bring new engineering and service capabilities to our customers in the region and will enable Rockwell Collins do Brazil …

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John Borghese: Rockwell Collins-Sandia Labs Team to Help DARPA Build Miniature Comms Tech

Rockwell Collins and Sandia National Laboratories’ alliance will work with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to integrate nanoscale architectures into military communication systems. The company said Tuesday the goal of DARPA’s Mesodynamic Architectures program is to develop a mesoscale method for building smaller technology for communication, electronic warfare and …

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