Royal Saudi Air Force Selects Goodrich DB-110 Airborne Reconnaissance Systems
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Royal Saudi Air Force Selects Goodrich DB-110 Airborne Reconnaissance Systems PR Newswire CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, July 10, 2012 CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, July 10, 2012

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Royal Saudi Air Force Selects Goodrich DB-110
Airborne Reconnaissance Systems
PR Newswire
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, July 10, 2012
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina
,
July 10, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- Goodrich
Corporation has received a contract from the U.S. Air Force to provide its
advanced DB-110 airborne reconnaissance system for the Royal Saudi Air
Force F-15S Modernization Program. The Foreign Military Sale (FMS) contract
calls for Goodrich to provide 10 dual-band reconnaissance pods from its
Westford, Mass.
facility and five fixed, transportable and mobile ground
exploitation stations from its Malvern, UK facility. The program also includes
extensive training and logistics support.
Saudi Arabia
is the 10th country to select Goodrich's DB-110 system.
Andrew Chrostowski, vice president of Goodrich's ISR Systems business said,
"This is an important selection by the Royal Saudi Air Force for our DB-110
reconnaissance system for their F-15 aircraft. It is the first F-15 program for the
DB-110 and will certify our system for operation on that platform."
Goodrich's DB-110 digital, real-time, tactical reconnaissance system captures
images day and night using electro-optical/infrared sensor technology. Images
can then be transmitted in real-time to analysts on the ground as well as
viewed on the cockpit video display, enabling the pilot to verify targets and re-
task based on opportunities revealed during the mission.
Goodrich Corporation, a
Fortune
500 company, is a leading global supplier of
systems and services to the aerospace and defense industry. Serving a global
customer base with significant worldwide manufacturing and service facilities,
Goodrich is one of the largest aerospace companies in the world. For more
information visit http://www.goodrich.com.