Curtiss-Wright Controls Awarded Contract for Missile Defense System
- For Rugged Data Transport System for use in Command & Control Trailer
Curtiss-Wright Controls, Inc. today announced that it has received a contract from a major defense contractor to provide Data Transport System (DTS) devices for use in an air and missile defense system program. Based on industry standard Ethernet protocols, the COTS DTS product provides Network Attached Storage (NAS) functionality in rugged environments while reducing space, weight and power (SWaP). The initial contract has commenced and has a potential program lifetime value estimated at $2 million. Shipment began in July, 2012 and will continue through the life of the program.
“We are very proud to have been selected to provide our rugged Data Transport System technology for use in an important air and missile defense system program,” said David Adams, Co-Chief Operating Officer of Curtiss-Wright Corporation. “Our unique DTS technology provides our Warfighter and Allies with unparalleled NAS technology in a SWaP-optimized design.”
Source : Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE: CW)