TRW is showing its prowess with aircraft technology. The company has developed the world's first variable frequency electrical system for a civil jet aircraft and also aims to eliminate the use of hydraulic systems. Ken Maciver, TRW Aeronautical Systems' (Lucas Aerospace) executive vice-president and general manager, explains why to Steve Nichols.
Q: How has TRW put more emphasis on technology? It puts electronics with the actuators which means they are in more and more difficult environments - something we are very good at. Typically, any form of electronic actuator will increasingly get more electronic intelligence built into it. TRW is displaying its technology in Hall4, Stand H1. TRW is displaying its technology in Hall4, Stand H1.
Source: Flight Daily News