April 16, 2013
Rockwell Collins has been awarded two contracts to provide service and support on the KC-135 Pacer CRAG (Compass, Radar and GPS) program.
April 8, 2013
Company’s latest airborne radar leverages more than 50 years of extensive research and development for enhanced safety and greater flight efficiency
March 27, 2013
South African Airways will be featuring a full suite of Rockwell Collins’ communications, surveillance and navigation avionics for 20 new Airbus A320 aircraft. The selection includes Rockwell Collins’ MultiScan™ Threat Detection System, GLU-925 Multi-Mode Receiver (MMR), and Iridium SATCOM system. Deliveries are scheduled to begin later this year.
November 28, 2012
Rockwell Collins has been selected by the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) to provide a suite of avionics equipment for the U.S. Navy C-130T Avionics Obsolescence Upgrade program. The equipment will be installed on 20 aircraft with work scheduled to begin in 2013.
June 6, 2012
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has selected Rockwell Collins to develop the synthetic vision avionics backbone for next generation helicopter operations under the Multi-Function Radio Frequency (MFRF) program.
April 2, 2012
Rockwell Collins and China Leihua Electronic Technology Research Institute (LETRI), a subsidiary of the Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC), are establishing AVIC Leihua Rockwell Collins Avionics Company. This joint venture will focus on bringing the latest surveillance products to the Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China Ltd. (COMAC) C919 aircraft.
March 20, 2012
Three employees who embody excellence in engineering have received the 2011 Rockwell Collins Engineer of the Year Award. David Gribble, a principal systems engineer in Commercial Systems; Reed Moody, a principal systems engineer in Government Systems; and Tyler Wilson, a principal systems engineer in Engineering and Technology, received the 2011 Corporate Engineer of the Year awards.
February 12, 2012
Rockwell Collins, the first avionics company to certify Traffic Alert Collision Avoidance System (TCAS II) on long-range helicopters, recently received European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) certification of its TCAS II on the Eurocopter EC225 Super Puma Mk II+. This is the first-ever forward fit TCAS II application on a helicopter.
August 17, 2011
Rockwell Collins is playing a key role on the U.S. Air Force Blue Devil Block II unmanned aerial system (UAS) by providing a full suite of systems that will enable the 335-foot-long airship to provide persistent surveillance for the military.
July 22, 2011
Rockwell Collins is introducing the world to innovative new technologies that will be available for future applications of its Pro Line Fusion® avionics system at EAA AirVenture 2011 this week in Oshkosh, Wis.