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November 10, 2022
Each year, the Society of Asian Scientists & Engineers (SASE) hosts the SASE National Convention & STEM Career Fair. The two-and-a-half-day convention features a career fair with more than 70 companies and is the largest convention and career fair for Asian Americans in the United States. It provides both professional and leadership development opportunities in addition to a variety of networking opportunities for employers across the country.
November 3, 2022
#WeAreTextronSystems, comprised of hardworking employees devoted to our mission to serve those who serve. Chris, Senior Director of Global Military Sales & Strategy, Weapon Systems, retired from the United States Air Force (USAF) as a Lt Col with 21 years of service under his belt. After retiring, Chris found his way to Textron Systems through USAF connections.
October 26, 2022
#WeAreTextronSystems, comprised of hardworking employees devoted to our mission to serve those who serve. Todd, Senior Information Systems Security Manager, is one of the many veterans who make up a quarter of our employee population.
October 25, 2022
Textron Systems has invested in designing, demonstrating and maturing ground robotic technologies that incorporate features for transportability, mission flexibility and battlefield agility.
October 20, 2022
Aerosonde® UAS Supporting Fourth U.S. Navy Ship with Extended Range ISR Services HUNT VALLEY, MD/October 20, 2022 – Textron Systems Corporation, a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, announced today that it has been awarded a contract valued at up to $22 million by the U.S. Navy’s Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) to provide UAS operational support to the USS Miguel Keith, designated ESB-5. The contract begins in FY23 and has a total potential performance period of five years. This award builds on the four-year extension of USS Hershel “Woody” Williams (ESB-4) earlier this year and joins two DDG-class ships, bringing the total number of U.S. Navy ships supported by the Aerosonde® UAS system to four. Under this contract, Textron Systems will deploy its Aerosonde UAS to provide extended range intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) services with enhanced mission payloads aboard the ESB-5. The company’s Field Service Representatives (FSR) will work alongside the sailors onboard
October 11, 2022
Brings Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Capability to Domestic Security HUNT VALLEY, MD/ October 11, 2022 – Textron Systems Corporation, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today the first operational flights of its Aerosonde® Unmanned Air System (UAS) for the Nigerian Army. The Aerosonde UAS hosts intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance capabilities and will be the first UAS capability of its kind in country.
Nigeria took delivery of multiple Aerosonde 4.7 Fixed Wing UAS vehicles to enhance the nation’s domestic security and for ISR missions. Contractor Logistics Support (CLS) services are part of the agreement and include providing on-going sustainment, logistics services, parts and repairs support, technical publication updates and continuous asset support for the duration of the contract.
“We are excited to see the continued expansion of Aerosonde to our partner countries. This delivery adds to our increasing international
September 13, 2022
On Aug. 30, Textron Systems celebrated the grand opening of its newest office in Sterling Heights, Michigan.
August 23, 2022
Textron Systems is made up of creators, innovators and doers, always Pushing Past Possible to ensure the mission success of our customers, which is why centers of innovation, such as RATWORX™, exist. Housed in our facility in New Orleans, Louisiana, RATWORX is where great ideas are born. Our team works to develop models and new technologies that will support future advanced marine vehicle capability. Hull-form prototypes, skirt-system design and scaled-model performance testing are just a few examples of what the team has been able to dive deep into and explore.
August 23, 2022
With the Cottonmouth™ Advanced Reconnaissance Vehicle (ARV), the United States Marine Corps is poised to meet requirements for their Force Design 2030. Textron Systems is excited to announce that they have completed the prototype vehicle build of the Cottonmouth ARV as a part of their Ground Vehicle System Other Transaction Authority via the National Advanced Mobility Consortium. The team started build following extensive testing with the Alpha prototype vehicle over the last year and completion of the Critical Design Review in April of this year. The prototype vehicle build was completed in four months – an impressive feat considering the supply chain issues impacting the entire defense industry. Since the Cottonmouth ARV’s debut last year and Textron Systems’ selection by the United States Marine Corps (USMC) as one of two companies to deliver a prototype vehicle for the ARV, the team has been hard at work to deliver the vehicle in December 2022.
August 18, 2022
With over three decades of experience developing, creating and maintaining unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), we’ve remained committed to advancing the capabilities that UAS provide to soldiers within the battlespace. Shadow® Tactical Unmanned Aircraft System (TUAS) is battle-proven with over 1.3 million flight hours, built to support the U.S. Army Combat Aviation Brigades (CAB), and special forces.