The Wheels and Brakes business designs, manufactures, tests and provides products and aftermarket service for aircraft wheel and braking systems for over 200 civil and military aircraft applications. These products include electric and hydraulically actuated brakes, featuring steel or carbon friction material, brake control systems, tire pressure monitoring systems and brake temperature monitoring systems.
Our technology features both using hydraulic and electrically actuated brakes using steel or carbon friction material. In conjunction with our service-proven brakes, our wheels are designed to deliver excellent life.
Innovative breakthroughs in brakes include DURACARB® carbon friction material, EDL® extended life configurations, and electro-mechanical braking technology and systems integration.
With over 65 years' experience and more than 22,000 aircraft equipped with our wheels and brakes, airlines and aircraft manufacturers worldwide look to Goodrich for unrivalled insight and technological expertise to support their ever-changing needs. Goodrich Aircraft Wheels and Brakes' objective is to partner with our customers to be the best by offering a cost-effective, sustainable product to compete in this challenging aerospace market.
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