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Lockheed Martin Sikorsky-Boeing selects Collins Aerospace seating, Perigon computer for DEFIANT X® helicopter

Lockheed Martin Sikorsky-Boeing has selected Collins Aerospace to provide all three seating platforms and its Perigon™ computer for the DEFIANT X® advanced utility helicopter, a finalist for the U.S. Army’s Future Long-Range Assault Aircraft (FLRAA) competition. Collins will supply the DEFIANT X helicopter with armored pilot and co-pilot, cabin crew …

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Collins Aerospace Expands MRO Capacity in China and Malaysia

Collins Aerospace announced today it is investing more than $27 million to nearly double the size of its MRO operations in Xiamen, China and quadruple the size of its MRO footprint in Selangor, Malaysia. This additional capacity will help bring faster turnaround times and more efficient service to Collins’ customers …

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Collins Aerospace completes Air Launched Effects demonstration for U.S. Army Future Vertical Lift program

Collins Aerospace has successfully demonstrated a ready-now Mission Systems solution to support the operations of Air Launched Effects (ALE) from Army Aviation’s Enduring and Future Vertical Lift (FVL) fleet. Comprised of an air vehicle, multiple payloads, and a Mission System, these ALE are a crucial piece of the FVL aircraft’s ability to …

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Collins Aerospace Successfully Demos Advances in Communications Technologies Critical for Operations in CJADC2 Environment

Collins Aerospace successfully demonstrated a new directional communication system designed for small platforms such as unmanned aerial systems operating in contested environments. The demonstration, part of the DARPA Pheme project, showed the ability to enable connectivity in the Combined Joint All Domain Command and Control (CJADC2) battlespace. Traditional communication systems …

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Collins Aerospace Secures $493M IDIQ to Sustain USAF Reconnaissance Aircraft Sensors

U-2 ‘Dragon Lady’ high-altitude reconnaissance aircraft

Raytheon Technologies‘ Collins Aerospace business will help the U.S. Air Force maintain electro-optical/infrared sensors of the U-2 Dragon Lady reconnaissance planes under a potential $493 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. Collins Aerospace said Wednesday it received a $66.2 million task order that will cover the first year of support work for the branch’s U-2 aircraft …

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