Collins Aerospace systems have been used by coalition forces to defend the region for decades. The company’s avionics and communications systems are on board many military aircraft and helicopter platforms in service in the region.
The company also supplies multiple Tactical Data Links such as Link 11, Link 16 and Link 22. Collins’ DLS joint-venture with BAE Systems is the largest supplier of MIDS Link 16 terminals in the Middle East.
Collins’ FireStorm™ system for precision targeting selected by the UAE Ministry of Defense can provide connectivity with virtually all coalition aircraft, field artillery systems and command-and-control center battle managers.
Collins sees many opportunities in the Middle East for its comprehensive portfolio of military solutions, including network enabled communications, advanced targeting systems, avionics for manned and unmanned aircraft as well as simulation & training and life cycle services solutions.
Most airline companies in the Middle East region have selected Collins equipment for their new aircraft. Collins is the leading provider of communication and navigation radio sensors and data links, equipping the B737, B777, A320, A330 and A380 aircraft of ten airline companies in the region. The company also provides large standard content for aircraft ordered by all the fast-growing carriers in the Middle East including the new A350, B787, B747-8, B737 MAX and B777X.
In the business jet market, Collins is leading in avionics and cabin systems, including strong positions on the Bombardier Challenger 600 series aircraft that are very popular in the region. The company also provide systems and support to operators of VIP versions of Airbus and Boeing airplanes throughout the Middle East.
From aviation and airports to rail and critical infrastructure, Collins provides flexible, proven, highly-reliable information management solutions. Customers rely on Collins for the most advanced technology and connectivity, enabling seamless and secure information sharing, and optimizing operational efficiency and cost-effectiveness.
In the Middle East, the company is a leading provider of airport systems in the region with passenger processing and airport operations products installed across Cairo International (Terminal 3), Dubai International and New Doha International Airport. In recent years further airport customers have been added in Egypt, Kuwait and Ras Al Khaimah in the UAE.
Simulation & training solutions
Collins also provides a wide range of simulation and training capabilities. Leveraging the company’s strengths in avionics and communications systems development, Collins can deliver integrated real world with virtual world solutions that span the entire training continuum, from instructional systems design through fully integrated, high-fidelity simulators.