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Crane Aerospace & Electronics to provide proximity sensing equipment for Airbus A380 freighter

Crane Aerospace & Electronics has been selected by Diehl Avionik Systeme GmbH, Frankfurt, Germany, to provide the proximity sensing equipment for the Airbus A380 Freighter Door System. The system, which consists of proximity sensors, sensor targets, and associated electronics, will be used to monitor the position of the A380 Freighter's various doors.

Greg Ward, Aerospace Group President for Crane Aerospace & Electronics stated, "This contract win is an extension of the successful application of our technology on the A380 passenger aircraft." Crane Aerospace & Electronics provides proximity sensing equipment for the door system as well as the landing gear and thrust reversers on the A380 passenger aircraft.

Crane Aerospace & Electronics is a major supplier of systems and components for critical aerospace and defense applications. Product and service offerings are organized in solution sets, and include Landing System Solutions, Sensing and Utility Solutions, Fluid Management Solutions, Power Solutions, Microwave Systems Solutions, Electronic Manufacturing Solutions, Microelectronics Solutions and Cabin Solutions. Products are manufactured under the brand names ELDEC, General Technology, Hydro-Aire, Interpoint, Keltec, Lear Romec, Olektron, P.L. Porter, and Signal Technology.

Press release issued by Crane Aerospace & Electronics on August 16, 2006


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Crane Aerospace & Electronics Battery Chargers/Analysers, Power Distribution Equipment, Hydraulic System Valves, Hydraulic Pumps, Pressure Detectors, Passenger Seating, Centrifugal Pumps, Rectifiers, Fuel Flow Rate Indicators, Position Indicators, Brake System Components, Power Conversion Equipment, Airborne Electrical Power Supplies, Proximity Control Systems, Proximity Sensors, Mechanical Actuators, Tyre Pressure Monitors
Diehl Aerospace GmbH Cabin Lighting, Engine Controls, Onboard Computers, Emergency Lighting Systems, Helmet-Mounted Displays (HMD), Position/Displacement Detectors, Airborne Electrical Power Supplies, Aircraft & Helicopter Controllers, Automatic Flight Control Systems, LCD Displays, Electronic Control Equipment, Sensors/Transducers, Non-Electronic Control Equipment, Aircraft Exterior Lighting Systems, Aircraft Interior Lighting Systems, Onboard Airport Navigation Systems, Electronic Flight Instrument Systems, Control Panels, Flap/Slat Mechanisms, Landing Gear Controls, Fuel Control Systems, Inverters, Cabin Heaters, Power Conversion Equipment, Power Distribution Equipment


 Related aircraft programs:
Airbus A380


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Sensors, Transducers & Detectors
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