March 28, 2013
Rockwell Collins has conducted a successful Critical Design Review (CDR) with the U.S. Air Force, and has been approved to begin the integration, test, and pre-production phase of the Common Range Integrated Instrumentation System (CRIIS) program. Rockwell Collins is the prime contractor and systems integrator for the next-generation military test range system that will replace the Advanced Range Data System currently in use at major U.S. military test ranges. CRIIS will support weapon system testing for a variety of platforms, including advanced aircraft, and could also support testing of ships, helicopters unmanned aerial vehicles, and ground vehicles.
February 12, 2013
Rockwell Collins, a world leading provider of innovative and trusted solutions for the battlespace, is expanding its presence in the Middle East.
September 11, 2012
Rockwell Collins has entered into a five-year agreement with Emirates Airline to be the exclusive provider of image generation and projection systems for the air carrier’s fleet of full flight simulators. Under the terms of the agreement, Rockwell Collins will initially provide 10 visual systems that feature the company’s industry-leading EP-8000 image generation and liquid crystal on silicon (LCoS) projection systems.
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 13, 2012
Rockwell Collins and Xian Aviation Science and Technology Company (XASC), an AVIC Bluesky subsidiary, recently joined Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China, Ltd. (COMAC) in celebrating the grand opening of the C919 Engineering Simulator, a major step forward in the C919 development program.
November 29, 2011
Rockwell Collins today unveiled its new EP-80 image generator, which brings cost-savings to the simulation and training market by adapting commercial off-the-shelf personal computer (COTS PC) and graphics technologies to provide scalable performance from desktop brief and debrief stations to aircraft simulators. The announcement was made at I/ITSEC 2011.
November 29, 2011
Rockwell Collins unveiled its Panorama Glass Front Projection (GFP) display today at I/ITSEC 2011. When coupled with the Rockwell Collins EP™-8000 Image Generator, the Panorama GFP display provides trainees with a level of visual scene content and display performance fidelity that was previously unavailable.
November 28, 2011
Underscoring the growing need to bring training solutions to where soldiers are located, the U.S. Army has selected Rockwell Collins to provide additional Transportable Black Hawk Operations Simulators (T-BOS). The contract, valued at $35 million, calls for deliveries to be complete by September 2015.
August 1, 2011
Rockwell Collins today introduced its SecureOne™ cross domain technologies, a family of high assurance technologies that provide trusted multi-classification information sharing for military tactical systems.
April 21, 2011
Rockwell Collins’ EP®-8000 image generator, the company’s newest and highest performance visual system for simulation and training, has obtained its first Level D approval. The approval was granted by the French Civil Aviation Authority, La Direction Générale de l’Aviation Civile (DGAC), on an Air France Boeing 777-300 full flight simulator. Air France has also selected the EP-8000 to upgrade three additional Boeing 777 simulators this year.