Goodrich’s electrically actuated brake and brake control system on the Global Hawk marks the first production electric braking system on manned or unmanned aircraft.
Goodrich has been providing aircraft brake control systems for over 15 years. We provide complete high-performance braking systems for the latest Commercial, Regional, Business and Military aircraft. Our braking systems feature modern high-speed microprocessor-based controllers running advanced patented braking control algorithms. Our system components are engineered for high reliability and durability by experienced industry suppliers. Goodrich's total braking system engineering approach considers the synergy of landing gear, wheels, brakes and tires to provide an optimal solution for all aircraft braking conditions.
Our latest hydraulic brake control systems are providing efficient and reliable service on the Cessna Mustang and Sukhoi Superjet-100. An advanced brake control system is currently being developed for the Mitsubishi Regional Jet.
Goodrich’s electrically actuated brake control system installed on the Northrop Grumman Global Hawk RQ-4B unmanned aircraft is providing consistent and reliable performance. Our experience and lessons learned have been applied to the world’s first Commercial application of electric braking technology on the Boeing 787 Dreamliner.
Whether you need a hydraulic or electric braking system, Goodrich will provide a safe and reliable product to meet your aircraft braking performance needs.