CASE STUDY

Leading Defence Contractor

The Client

Fighter Pilot Life Support Application for a leading Defence Contractor

The Problem

The client required a filtered air supply to provide clean air to the fighter pilot against attack from Nuclear, Chemical and Biological attack.

The Solution

Castlet developed a system that draws cabin air through a filter to provide clean air to the pilots visor. The system deployed utilises brushless dc motor technology and incorporates closed loop feedback control. This system incorporates Castlets proprietary designs which have been incorporated in many legacy fighter aircraft.

Many working prototypes have been produced to date and the system is currently undergoing IAF environmental testing prior to flight trials. Successful completion of the testing will lead to a production order during 2013.

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