NASA’s New Horizons space probe launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida on January 19, 2006, atop a Lockheed Martin Atlas V rocket. After a near decade-long journey through the solar system, New Horizons made its closest approach to Pluto on Tuesday, July 13.
The 2015 IEEE Nuclear and Space Radiation Effects Conference (NSREC) this July will be an exciting venue for Crane Aerospace & Electronics to display its Power Solutions space products, including the Interpoint® MFP Series® Point of Load converters and SMTR Series® dc-dc converters. This Conference will be held in Boston, Mass. at the Marriott Copley Place from July 13-17, 2015.
Crane was one of six companies invited by Airbus Defence and Space (AD&S) to present at the A400M Quality Conference.
All suppliers of the A400M program were invited to attend this event which was held on June 10, 2015 to recognize suppliers for outstanding problem solving practices.
Crane Aerospace & Electronics, a segment of Crane Co. (NYSE: CR), has been selected by Parker Aerospace to supply its ELDEC® Auto-Transformer Rectifier Unit (ATRU) to provide reliable power conversion for the COMAC C919 Horizontal Stabilizer Motor Control Electronics (MCE).
Crane Aerospace & Electronics was selected by Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. to supply its ELDEC® Transformer Rectifier Units (TRU) on the Gulfstream G500 and G600. Each aircraft will have five 250 Amp TRUs, which will provide DC bus power throughout the aircraft. Gulfstream previously selected the same TRU for use on the G650 aircraft providing commonality across all three aircraft models
Crane Aerospace & Electronics will be exhibiting at the 51st International Paris Air Show June 17-23.
Crane will be showcasing its innovative Sensing & Component, Power, Landing and Fluid Management Solutions at its booth in Hall 4, Stand A178.
Crane’s Nancy Merrill received the Volare Award for Avionics Product Support from the Airline Avionics Institute (AAI). This award, which has been in existence since 1967, recognizes individuals who contribute significantly in time and talent to the advancement of the avionics industry.
For the second year in a row, a team of Crane employees from the Elyria, OH site participated in a Junior Achievement Blitz Day at Elyria’s Crestwood Elementary School on Friday, May 15, 2015. Everyone enjoyed their classes and was glad to volunteer for this opportunity to be positive role models for these students while teaching them about financial literacy, entrepreneurship and career-readiness skills.
Mike Clark Promoted to Vice President, Microwave Components & Integrated Assemblies for Crane Aerospace & Electronics
Crane Aerospace & Electronics, a segment of Crane Co. (NYSE:CR), has announced the appointment of Mike Clark to Vice President of Microwave Components & Integrated Assemblies of Crane Aerospace & Electronics. In this role, Clark will be responsible for driving customer satisfaction, continued growth and strategic direction of the Microwave business along with overseeing the operations at the Beverly, Massachusetts design center and Chandler, Arizona, and West Caldwell, New Jersey manufacturing facilities. He will be located in Chandler, Arizona.
Crane will be exhibiting at the Aerospace Electrical Systems & Space Tech Expos in Long Beach, Calif. May 19 -21. Stop by booth 3015 to talk to our power experts about our latest products for commercial aviation, defense and space. Crane will be displaying its Power products at the show, with highlights on the NEW Interpoint® Standard DC-DC Converters, ELDEC® Transformer-Rectifier Unit, Power Conditioning Module, Battery Charger, Auto-Transformer Rectifier Unit and a Keltec 15kW DC-DC Converter.