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First FAA Certification for Cobham Helicopter Stability, Autopilot System

Cobham’s HeliSAS two-axis helicopter stability and autopilot system has received its first Supplemental Type Certification (STC) from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration for use in a Robinson model R44 aircraft. Working with Hoh Aeronautics, Inc. of Lomita, Calif., Cobham is in the process of achieving HeliSAS certification for use on …

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News- Cobham Establishes Office in UAE

Cobham announced the opening of an office in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to help provide customers in the Middle East with aerospace equipment maintenance. The Maintenance and Repair Operations (MRO) section of Cobham will have a location within Dubai. MRO provides maintenance, repair operations and overhauling of hydraulic systems, …

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News – 200 New Jobs Anticipated with Planned Cobham Facility

Cobham will open a new composite-parts manufacturing facility in Suffolk, Va., which will manufacture advanced composite products for the aerospace and defense industry. Cobham anticipates creating almost 200 new jobs during the first five years of the new facility’s operations. Complementing similar facilities in San Diego, Calif., the Suffolk facility …

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News- Northrop Grumman’s Cobham Intercoms to Continue Work on Army Contract

The contract, awarded in June 2009, requires Cobham to provide hearing protection and increased speech intelligibility for vehicle crew members. The indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract was initially awarded by the Communications and Electronics Command Contracting Center and is worth no more than $2.4 billion. Cobham is required to be able …

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Today’s News from GovConWire

Perot Systems Unisys ACS Cyber Report – The New New Internet’s Latest White Paper: “Top Cyber Threats to Government Contractors” Executive Move – Peter Allen, CSC News – Work on CSC’s TSA Contract Halted Due to Protest Cobham’s Digital Audio Control System employed by helicopters in U.S. for first time …

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News – Cobham’s Digital Audio Control System employed by helicopters in U.S. for first time

On Wednesday, Cobham announced that its Digital Audio Control System (DACS) has been installed for the first time into helicopters based in the United States. Two EC145’s, owned and operated by Flight For Life Transport System, a helicopter emergency medical service (EMS) provider in Waukesha, WI., have been equipped with …

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$90 million contract extension between Cobham, Australian air Express expands on 17-year relationship

Yesterday, Cobham announced that it has won a long-term extension to its contract worth approximately $90 million with Australian air Express (AaE) to provide air freight services to Eastern Australian ports.  Cobham Aviation Services Australia will continue to provide three BAe146QT aircraft and crews to fly high-priority overnight freight services …

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Cobham and Northrop Grumman Win $2.4B U.S. Army Contract

Cobham and Northrop Grumman have won a $2.4 Billion contract to supply battlefield communication software to the U.S. Army.   Under the contract, Cobham and Northrop Grumman will supply the -X Vehicular Intercommunication System Expanded. Initially, the companies will be expected to deliver up to 500 VIS-X systems monthly but …

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