Curtiss-Wright Company introduced that it has been awarded a contract to assist the brand new Enduring Defend platform from Dynetics, a Leidos firm, to fulfill the U.S. Military’s cruise missile protection wants. Underneath the contract, Curtiss-Wright will design and construct electromechanical actuators for the primary 16 Dynetics launcher platforms, with an choice for 400 further launchers with related interceptors. The U.S. Military Program Government Workplace Missiles and House awarded Dynetics the contract for the Oblique Fires Safety Functionality (IFPC) program to provide its cell ground-based weapon system. The system is designed to amass, observe, have interaction and defeat cruise missiles, rockets and unmanned plane system threats.

“Curtiss-Wright has an extended historical past of supporting the U.S. Military’s floor protection programs by their merchandise. We all know they’ll be a worthwhile a part of our staff, and we look ahead to working with them on our Enduring Defend launchers,” stated Leidos’ Dynetics Group President Steve Prepare dinner.


“Curtiss-Wright may be very proud to have been chosen by Dynetics to offer our elevation and stabilization actuators in assist of this important U.S. Military missile protection system. Our collaboration with the U.S. Military to develop actuation applied sciences displays Curtiss-Wright’s long-standing commitments and on-going assist of the U.S. Military’s most crucial floor protection platforms,” stated Lynn M. Bamford, Chair and CEO of Curtiss-Wright Company.

The actuators, produced at Curtiss-Wright’s Chanhassen, Minn. facility, incorporate the corporate’s Exlar® curler screw and motor applied sciences assembly rigorous environmental and efficiency standards required by the U.S. Military. The expertise has huge purposes throughout the protection, industrial aerospace and industrial markets. Exlar® electrical actuators ship a broad vary of capabilities, energy and efficiency in each linear and rotary configurations. Choose from the corporate intensive vary of merchandise to discover a sturdy, dependable, and cost-effective resolution for practically any movement software.

Dynetics is an American utilized science and knowledge expertise firm headquartered in Huntsville, Alabama. Its major clients are the USA Division of Protection (DoD), the USA Intelligence Neighborhood, and Nationwide Aeronautics and House Administration (NASA). Dynetics divides its companies and merchandise into the next classes: intelligence, missiles, aviation, cyber, automotive, and area.

Curtiss-Wright Company is a world built-in enterprise that gives extremely engineered merchandise, options and companies primarily to Aerospace & Protection markets, in addition to important applied sciences in demanding Industrial Energy, Course of and Industrial markets. We leverage a workforce of 8,000 extremely expert workers who develop, design and construct what we consider are the perfect engineered options to the markets we serve.