BorgWarner Integrated Drive Module in Testing Phase

BorgWarner’s new integrated Drive Module (iDM - left), currently in development, takes key propulsion-system elements for electrified vehicles and bundles those into a self-contained package. Comprised of an electric motor, transmission, power electronics and motor controller/inverter, the iDM system could reach the global market as early as the 2021 model...

Is ARM the Future for Airborne Platforms in Aerospace and Defense?

Authors Rick Hearn, Senior Product Manager, Curtiss-Wright Defense Solutions Mike Slonosky, Senior Product Manager, Curtiss-Wright Defense Solutions Geoffrey Waters, Senior Systems Engineer, NXP Semiconductors Lisa Sarazin, Marketing Portfolio Manager, Curtiss-Wright Defense Solutions In recent years, ARM processors have made a quiet, understated entry into the aerospace and defense market. With...

GKN Aerospace, COMAC, and AVIC to manufacture advanced aerostructures

GKN Aerospace, COMAC subsidiary Shanghai Aircraft Manufacturing Company (SAMC), and Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC International) are establishing a joint venture based in China to manufacture advanced aerostructures for the civil aerospace market, with production scheduled to begin in late 2021 in a new state-of-the-art facility in a location...