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Collins Aerospace and Hainan Airlines Sign FlightSense Agreement

Collins Aerospace and China’s Hainan Airlines signed a FlightSense® contract today to provide Hainan Airlines’ fleet of Boeing 787s with customizable support solutions to reduce repair time and costs. The agreement with Hainan Airlines, which builds on a 30-year relationship between the two organizations now includes a total of 185 …

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Collins Aerospace and PT Dirgantara Indonesia Sign Agreement to Modernize Indonesian AF C-130H Aircraft

With Flight2 Digital CockpitUpgrade will include Collins’ new APS-7000 digital auto-pilot systemMore C-130 upgrades have been fitted with Collins avionics than any other single provider in the world Collins Aerospace and PT Dirgantara Indonesia (PTDI) today announced an agreement to modernize the Indonesian Air Force C-130 military transport aircraft as …

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Collins Aerospace selected by AFRL to build thermoplastic fin for F-16

Collins Aerospace was selected by Air Force Research Laboratory to receive a contract award to build an advanced high-impact resistant, F-16 ventral fin using Collins’ thermoplastic welding technology, which will significantly reduce weight and cost of the current design. Collins is investing approximately $100 million dollars over the next five …

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Collins Aerospace & U.S. Army to develop best practices for airworthiness certification of multicore processors and open system architectures

Collins Aerospace has entered into a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) with the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command Aviation & Missile Center to develop best practices, approaches, processes, and methods for airworthiness certification of multicore processors.  This joint effort will address the need to provide faster integration of …

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Collins Aerospace Awarded UK Programme to Develop Inertial Sensor for Future Weapons Platforms

Collins Aerospace has been awarded a multi-million-pound programme as part of the United Kingdom’s Weapons Sector Research Framework (WSRF) to develop a navigation grade Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) for use in future complex weapons platforms. In conjunction with the Defence Science Technology Laboratory (DSTL), Collins will use its industry-leading expertise …

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Boeing selects Collins Aerospace for F-15EX wheels and brakes

Collins Aerospace announces its selection by Boeing to provide boltless wheels and carbon brakes for lots one through three on the F-15EX aircraft in production for the U.S. Air Force. Collins’ equipment replaces the platform’s legacy wheels and brakes on the Boeing production line. Collins has worked closely with the …

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Boom Supersonic and Collins Aerospace Sign Expanded Agreement for Major Aircraft Systems for Overture

Boom Supersonic, the company building the world’s fastest airliner, optimized for speed, safety, and sustainability, announced today at the Farnborough International Airshow an agreement with Collins Aerospace on the Overture program. Carrying 65–80 passengers at twice the speed of today’s airliners and running on 100% sustainable aviation fuel (SAF), Overture …

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Collins Aerospace HF Radio Selected As C-130J Super Hercules Standard

Collins Aerospace HF Radio Selected As C-130J Super Hercules Standard

The Collins Aerospace HF-9500 High Frequency (HF) airborne communications system has been selected by Lockheed Martin for all future international C-130J Super Hercules Foreign Military Sales (FMS) production aircraft. The HF-9500 is available and ready now, replacing the legacy ARC-190 previously offered for international C-130J customers. The HF-9500 is a …

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