UTC Aerospace Systems

UTC Aerospace Systems - Introduction

In 2012, UTC Aerospace Systems was formed by combining two industry leaders, Goodrich and Hamilton Sundstrand, creating an organization with key positions on a wide range of aircraft flying today and substantial content on various UAVs, satellites and ground and naval vehicles.

UTC Aerospace Systems is one of the world’s largest suppliers of technologically advanced aerospace and defence products. We design, manufacture and service systems and components which protect and support modern warfighters. Our capabilities range from airborne systems aboard fighters, helicopters and UAVs to handheld and soldier-mounted equipment.

Our products include a wide array of mission capabilities and technological innovations, enabling lighter, smarter and more enduring missions in a variety of hostile and challenging environments. With ground-based, battlefield-ready products and content aboard the latest platforms from Boeing, EADS, Embraer, General Dynamics, General Atomics, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, and Sikorsky, we have the expertise to provide mission critical support for our military customers.

Sensors and Integrated Systems - Plymouth, Devon

This UTC Aerospace Systems site is a global supplier of inertial measurement and navigation sub-systems with a history stretching back nearly 100 years.

The Plymouth operation employs over 270 people and designs, develops, manufactures and supports equipment mission critical precision sensors and equipment for a range of military customers across the globe. The business delivered the first MEMS IMU into military service and today supplies the only silicon MEMS (micro electro mechanical system) inertial measurement unit (IMU) on the market proven to survive gun shock of over 20,000g. In 2011 and again in 2013 UTC Aerospace Systems in Plymouth gained Queen's Awards for Enterprise - the first for International Trade and the second for Innovation.

The business is also the home of TERPROM the world's most advanced digital terrain system - proven to save aircrew. It is in service on over 5000 aircraft in 14 countries, including all UK RAF fast jets. It provides ground collision avoidance, terrain referenced navigation and a range of other warning and situational awareness cues, keeping pilots safe, but without dependency on GPS.

Bespoke support solutions are also provided for a range of legacy avionics equipment, offering an efficient service to ensure military customers have maximum system availability. Experienced in performance-based logistics and with both military and civil certification, the business supports a range of customers worldwide.

The joint venture with Sumitomo Precision Products (SSP) of Japan, Silicon Sensing Systems Ltd (SSSL) also resides at the Plymouth site. This supplies the MEMS sensors for the UTC products as well as MEMS and sensor packages for automotive & commercial markets

 

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October 2014

UTC Aerospace Systems 21st October 2014

UTC Aerospace Systems' WINSLOW LifeRaft Company to Introduce Rescue Laser Flare® Magnum into Life Raft Survival Kits UTC Aerospace Systems' WINS[more]


UTC Aerospace Systems 15th October 2014

UTC Aerospace Systems' Cloud Cap Technology selected by Integrated Surveillance and Defense for US Navy program UTC Aerospace Systems will deliver [more]


May 2014

UTC Aerospace Systems 14th May 2014

UTC Aerospace Systems Displays Business Jet Cabin Solutions at EBACE 2014 UTC Aerospace Systems will display the latest in business jet aircraft in[more]


July 2014

UTC Aerospace Systems 31st July 2014

TASE500 payload - the only all-HD imaging solution with SWIR capability UTC Aerospace Systems announces a new Cloud Cap Technology TASE500 camera s[more]


August 2014

UTC Aerospace Systems 15th August 2014

Harris County Sheriff selects Cloud Cap Technology TASE400HD The Harris County Sheriff's Office (HCSO) in Texas has integrated the UTC Aerospace Sy[more]


UTC Aerospace Systems 20th August 2014

Mississippi Department of Public Safety selects Cloud Cap Technology TASE 400HD for Airbus Helicopter UTC Aerospace Systems has installed a Cloud C[more]


May 2014

UTC Aerospace Systems 14th May 2014

Office of Naval Research selects UTC Aerospace Systems to continue development of a UUV energy-dense PES propulsion system UTC Aerospace Systems ha[more]


February 2014

UTC Aerospace Systems 5th February 2014

New Sensors Unlimited Military-Rugged, High Resolution, Extended Sensitivity Shortwave Infrared Video Camera with Snapshot UTC Aerospace Systems in[more]


November 2009

UTC Aerospace Systems 12th November 2009

AIS markets the 'TERPROM' digital terrain navigation system for Fixed Wing and Helicopter platforms at the Dubai Airshow Atlantic Inertial Systems [more]


September 2009

UTC Aerospace Systems 4th September 2009

AIS delivers 1000th IMU02 and enters high rate production for Excalibur AIS has delivered its 1000th IMU02 unit. This unit was part of the first hi[more]


UTC Aerospace Systems 4th September 2009

AIS launches new 4:1 miniaturised IMU - less than 1 cubic inch in size At DSEI this year Atlantic Inertial Systems (AIS) is launching its new minia[more]


July 2009

UTC Aerospace Systems 30th July 2009

AIS supplies Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) for Excalibur Atlantic Inertial Systems of Plymouth UK were delighted to read that Raytheon Company f[more]


June 2009

UTC Aerospace Systems 12th June 2009

AIS launches new, solid state MEMS inertial systems technology with twice the performance See us on Stand G91, Booth 1, in Hall 2b - Part of the UK[more]


UTC Aerospace Systems 17th June 2009

AIS TERPROM offers extended capabilities for military and 'first responder' operations. See us on Stand G91, Booth 1, in Hall 2b - Part of the UK P[more]


UTC Aerospace Systems 16th June 2009

Atlantic Inertial Systems wins order in support of Northrop Grumman AAQ-24 DIRCM AIS has been awarded a contract worth USD5M to supply the Control [more]


October 2008

UTC Aerospace Systems 15th October 2008

AIS wins follow on order for German missile programme Following the successful completion of the design, qualification and initial production deliv[more]




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UTC Aerospace Systems

Clittaford Road
Southway, Plymouth
Devon
PL6 6DE
United Kingdom

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