UTC Aerospace Systems

UTC Aerospace Systems
A closer look at the corporate family that stands behind you
when you sell Comfortmaker® products part 4

Did you know that the company that stands behind Comfortmaker products provided critical assistance to the Apollo 11 moon landing in 1969?

Comfortmaker products are manufactured by International Comfort Products (ICP), and today ICP is part of United Technologies Corp. (UTC). UTC’s business is not limited solely to the HVAC industry. leader in the global building and aerospace businesses, UTC serves customers in the commercial aerospace, defense and building industries and ranks among the world’s most respected and innovative companies.

One of UTC’s four business segments is UTC Aerospace Systems, one of the world’s largest suppliers of advanced aerospace products and systems for commercial, military and space customers.


What is UTC Aerospace Systems? 

Headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., UTC Aerospace Systems has approximately 150 sites operating in 25 countries, with 50 percent of these sites located outside the United States.

UTC Aerospace Systems designs, manufactures and services integrated systems and components for the aerospace and defense industries, supporting a global customer base with significant worldwide manufacturing and customer service facilities. Today, nearly all aircraft rely on systems and components from UTC Aerospace Systems. 

Market Segments

Commercial Aviation
UTC Aerospace Systems is one of the world’s leading providers of aerospace systems and services for large commercial aircraft. Key products include nacelle and thrust reverser systems; landing systems; electrical generation and power management systems; propeller systems; actuation and fly-by-wire systems; air management systems; evacuation systems; and fuel, lighting and air data systems.



Military & Defense 

In the air, on the ground, or at sea, in both manned and unmanned platforms, their military and defense products help Allied defense forces around the world complete missions safely, efficiently and effectively. Using advanced materials and manufacturing processes, exclusive, leading-edge technology, and decades of military & defense experience, their battle-proven products give the warfighter a distinct advantage on the battlefield of today – and tomorrow.



Business Aviation
For decades, business jet aircraft manufacturers including Gulfstream, Bombardier, Cessna, Hawker, Beechcraft, Dassault, Embraer, Piper and more have depended on products and services from UTC Aerospace Systems. They provide these customers with industry-leading technology and innovation throughout the aircraft. Whether it’s a more intelligent and connected cockpit, a more comfortable passenger cabin, or a more safe and secure aircraft, they help solve customers’ toughest challenges. 



Rotocraft 
UTC Aerospace Systems is one of the world’s leading providers of advanced systems for commercial and military helicopters, proudly equipping rotorcraft from all major manufacturers. From continuous-duty Goodrich hoists and legendary Winslow life rafts to superior cargo solutions, advanced monitoring technology and imaging, their products extend the value of customers’ fleets every day. UTC Aerospace Systems can help customers save more lives, complete more missions, and get more done.


Space 
A new age of space flight has dawned, and UTC Aerospace Systems is at the forefront of innovation for the latest generation of platforms that will carry both cargo and crew to earth’s orbit and far beyond. Benefiting from decades of expertise in systems design and production for spacecraft, they are able to leverage unmatched capabilities to help ensure successful missions in the new frontiers of tomorrow. 


Marine 
UTC Aerospace Systems has been supporting U.S. Navy and Allied surface and submarine fleets for over 50 years. They provide 24/7 world-wide service support with expertise in design, analysis, manufacturing and testing of marine composites and life support systems that provide unmatched reliability and performance.



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Interesting Facts

UTC Aerospace Systems is one of the world’s largest suppliers of technologically advanced aerospace and defense products. UTC Aerospace Systems designs, manufactures and services integrated systems and components for the aerospace and defense industries, supporting a global customer base with significant worldwide manufacturing and customer service facilities. 

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