Posted on: 17 November 2013 by Mark Howells
Crane Aerospace & Electronics has been chosen by Embraer to supply both the brake control and landing gear control systems for the airframer’s E2 generation of E-Jets.
“Crane is pleased to build on its long term relationship with Embraer, providing various systems for Embraer aircraft, including both the brake control and landing gear control systems for current generation E-Jets. Our technical expertise and programme management experience on the current E-Jets minimises development risk for the enhanced brake control and landing gear control systems,” explained Martin McCarthy, vice-president, business development, Aerospace Group, Crane Aerospace & Electronics. “These systems will provide improved performance, increased reliability, lower maintenance costs and added functionality for the E-2 generation of E-Jets.”