GANS selects Curtiss-Wright Corporation to provide aircraft arresting systems to the UAE Ministry of Defense

Curtiss-Wright Corporation has been selected by Global Air Navigation Services (GANS) to provide aircraft arresting systems to the United Arab Emirates Ministry of Defense.

Under the contract, valued at approximately $19 million, Curtiss-Wright will provide specialized arresting systems supporting both tailhook and non-tailhook equipped aircraft.

“As a leading global supplier of military aircraft arresting systems, Curtiss-Wright is proud to have been selected to provide our proven arresting solutions for the UAE, significantly enhancing the safety and security of its airbase operations,” said Lynn M. Bamford, Chair and CEO of Curtiss-Wright Corporation.

“Furthermore, we are excited to announce that we will be providing critical content from our newly acquired US and France facilities that have more than 60 years of heritage in arresting systems. We look forward to providing unparalleled support in the execution of this very important contract and continuing to build on our relationship with Global Air Navigation Services and the UAE to support ongoing airbase safety needs.”