Noticias: Aeronautics


A400M  Support through the entire M-MMS Lifecycle
  • 16
    Jul

A400M Support through the entire M-MMS Lifecycle

Orbital Critical Systems  is a main contributor to the A400M mission computer (M-MMS) supporting System Engineering activities through specification, integration and equipment-level testing of a wide set of functionalities, for several clients across different countries and facilities. M-MMS is one of the most important, complex and largest projects Orbital Critical Systems  has ever been involved in, covering a...

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A400M Software Mission Management System
  • 16
    Jul

A400M Software Mission Management System

Orbital Critical Systems is a main contributor to the A400M mission computer, the main component of the Mission Management System (M-MMS). This complex airborne avionics system features an innovative IMA partitioning scheme based on ARINC-653. Our company was responsible for the development of several software partitions as required by a high-level specification baseline, providing all necessary evidences and artefacts...

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Eurofighter Flight Control Computer
  • 20
    Jun

Eurofighter Flight Control Computer

Orbital Critical Systems  actively collaborates with Airbus Defence and Space at its headquarters in Manching (Germany) which specializes in flight test activities and assembly of the European multi-role fighter: Eurofighter. Specifically, the Flight Control System of the aircraft which is a critical, high reliability system redounded by a configuration of four Flight Control Computers (FCC) working in real...

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Airbus A330/A310 MRTT Boom Control Unit
  • 27
    May

Airbus A330/A310 MRTT Boom Control Unit

Orbital Critical Systems contributes to the A330/A310 MRTT (Multi-Role Tanker Transport) program as a contractor in charge of Validation and Verification tasks required by the DO-178B standard for the Boom Control Unit (BCU) and the Aerial Refuelling Boom System (ARBS), the latter being a DAL-A certified safety critical subsystem. The main tasks of our team include analysis and verification...

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Airbus A330/A310 MRTT Fuel system maintenance Tool
  • 27
    Nov

Airbus A330/A310 MRTT Fuel system maintenance Tool

Orbital Critical Systems  was commissioned to develop a set of Android-based software tools for the control of the ground maintenance infrastructure of the Airbus A330 MRTT refuelling systems. The solution provides the operators with a straightforward way to follow the maintenance procedures using a wireless Tablet which communicates with a ruggedized computer wired to the aircraft data buses....

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