Speed Sensors

Curtiss-Wright provides speed sensors utilizing either inductive or solid state technology, depending on the application requirements

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Providing compact line replaceable (LRU) dual or single channel speed sensing.

Key Features Include:

  • MTBF > 700,000 FH
  • <45mm Long x Ø20mm
  • Qualification to RTCA D0-160 (including harsh EMC req.)
  • Extreme robustness – HALT tested -90°C to 150°C, @ 5-35G, 25 cycles; Sensors 100% ESS tested -55°C to 85°C.
  • No rigging or calibration req.
  • Full interchangeability of any Sensor or Target wheel
  • Cost effective
  • Dual channel
  • Do-254 exempt – remains within ‘simple electronics’ category


  • Flight controls systems
  • Slat and flap skew sensing
  • Thrust reversers
  • Wheels and brakes
  • System status