Primary flight controls govern the aircraft’s roll and pitch by moving the ailerons, elevators, rudder and spoiler. Our fixed-wing primary flight control actuation and trimmable horizontal stabilizer actuator (THSA) solutions provide commercial and military platforms with significant benefits:
- Greater reliability
- Lower operating and maintenance costs
- Improved product performance
- A redundancy of moving parts, allowing for weight savings
Primaries – fixed wing
Collins Aerospace draws on more than 50 years of experience in the actuation industry to offer you a wide array of primary flight control actuation, both mechanical and electronic. Our solutions include technologies for fly-by-wire, electro-hydrostatic, electrical back-up hydraulic actuator and electric actuators.
We also offer customized test vertical system integration and iron bird capabilities.