Wheels & Brakes
The Wheels & Brakes business designs, manufactures, tests and supports aircraft wheel and braking systems for more than 200 commercial, civil and military aircraft applications worldwide.
Products include electric and hydraulically actuated brakes with steel or carbon friction material, brake control systems, tire pressure monitoring systems and brake temperature monitoring systems.
Innovations include DURACARB® carbon friction material, EDL® extended life configurations, and the newer electro-mechanical braking technology and systems integration. Other advanced technology includes hydraulic and electrically actuated brakes and innovative wheel designs. These technological improvements provide exceptional brake performance, maximized durability and minimized maintenance costs.
The Wheels & Brakes business operates one of the world’s largest third party service center networks with a complete service package of OEM quality overhauls and repairs, full technical and AOG support, proven logistics management and rapid turnaround times.