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The people we all rely on to make the world go round - they rely on Thales.
In a world that is increasingly fast moving, unpredictable - and full of opportunities, they come to us with big ambitions: to make life better, to keep us safer.
Combining a unique diversity of expertise, talents and cultures, our architects design and deliver extraordinary high technology solutions. Solutions that make tomorrow possible, today.
From the bottom of the oceans to the depth of space and cyberspace, we help our customers think smarter and act faster - mastering ever greater complexity and every decisive moment along the way.
Whatever it takes.
Capabilities: UAV; Engineering; Design; Communication systems,equipment; Aerospace consultancy; Missiles,rockets,sub-munitions; Research & development; Training consultancy; Software consultancy; Avionics; Fire control systems,equipment; Navigation systems,equipment; Security systems; Weapon systems; Generators; Test equipment; Financial services; Tyres; JAR approved; Solar arrays; Human factors; Data communication; Highways,links; Tank,track vehicles and components; Operational simulation; Transport sea,road,air; Aerials,antenna; Aircraft armament; Remote control vehicles; Mine clearance systems; Data recorders; Construction,civil engineering; Intercommunication equipment; Audio communication; Air traffic control; Command,control systems; Degaussing; Waste disintegrators,shredders; Borescopes,fibrescopes; Guns and gun equipment; Infantry training; Sighting systems,equipment; Armoured; Grenades and dischargers; Calibration devices; Tensile,compression testing; Displays; Fuzing; Air defence simulation; Data simulation; Flight control simulation; Infantry simulation; Radar simulation; Diving clothing,systems,equipment; Clothing; Fire resistant materials; Firearms simulation; Fencing; Shock protection equipment; Pallets; Mechanical equipment; High voltage equipment; Field hospital equipment
Nacelle Systems Consultancy is a specialist EBU integrator with capabilities in systems design, stress and technical analysis. Our Sister company, Resonate Testing, specialises in vibration and fire testing across all business sectors.
Resonate Testing Ltd:
Northern Ireland based Resonate Testing, is a privately owned, family run business. In 4 years of operation the test facility has achieved ISO17025 accreditation and demonstrated repeated capability for bespoke propulsion system testing. Planning is underway to double the size of the 6,000sq ft purpose built facility. The goal is to further empower the 12 dedicated staff to innovate in-house design capability, and fabricate fixtures for complex tests. Resonate conducts testing for both Engineering Development and Qualification /certification purposes. Resonate is UKAS accredited, certified to ISO9001:2015, and listed by the FAA.
Customers include: UTAS (Collins- Vendor #: 175582) Bombardier, Bae Systems, MITAC, UK National Composite Centre, RR, Zodiac, Parker Aerospace, Airbus, Singapore Airlines, AVIC, Embraer, Esterline, Meggitt Controls and Seals, Icon Seals, National Research Council of Canada, FAA, Spirit.
Northern Ireland based Nacelle Systems Consultancy (NSC), formed in 2005 has consistently provided propulsion systems integration support from or offices in Northern Ireland or on site at Powerplant plateau or customer sites. As a family owned engineering service provider, existing in a niche market segment, we appreciate and demonstrate the importance quality and value for money. Our clients include Bombardier, MITAC, BAE Systems, Rolls Royce, GE, Parker Aerospace seek expert advice access to design and integration support, Stress, and Validation and certification support.
Capabilities: Engines; Fixed Wing; Rotary Wing; De-icing equipment; Airframes; Aircraft components; Pipes,ducts,hoses; Mechanical components; Wiring,cables; AS 9100; Customer approved; Engineering; Fabrication; Aftermarket support (MRO); Accreditation,Certification Services; Environment; Project management; Design; Aerospace consultancy; Electrical components; AS,EN9100; Engine components; Pneumatic & hydraulics; Alloys; Sheet metal components & processes; Test facilities; Research & development; Composite materials; Fire control systems,equipment; Fuel systems; Seals,mounts,rings; Auxiliary power supplies and equipments; Heat exchangers; Hydraulic systems,equipment; Propulsion control systems; Actuators; Test equipment; Systems integrator; Testing,certification; Rubber; Wires and wiring; Ducting; Plastics and plastic coated components; Engineering and mechanical; Stress analysis; Tubes; Accumulators; Gas turbine engines and accessories; Vibration analysis and testing; Test beds,rigs; Vehicle testing; Magnetic and non-magnetic components; Materials testing; Tensile,compression testing; Non-destructive testing equipment; Fire resistant materials; Fire protection,prevention; Seats and seating systems; Fire consultancy; Vibration mountings; Programme,integrator prime contractorship; Mechanical equipment; Fire,smoke detection,alarm equipment; Gauges; Valves; Systems engineering; Vibration,shock isolation systems; Reliability analysis and testing; Test Capabiltiy; Landing Gear; Monuments (Includes, Lavatories & Galleys, Bulkheads & Skins); Seats; Stowage; Misc. Furnishings & Fixings; General
Founded in 1982, Thermoteknix Systems Ltd is one of the worlds leading innovators and manufacturers of thermal imaging technology. The company was recognized in 1998 by the prestigious Queen's Award For Export Achievement and the Queen's Award for Enterprise (Innovation) in 2008 and again in 2015.
Thermoteknix develops a range of solutions for the Aerospace, Defence and Security industries including clip-on thermal imagers for image intensifiers, thermal imaging binoculars and OEM thermal imaging modules which are incorporated into many well known, high profile third party products.
Thermoteknix UK headquarters are in Cambridge where a highly skilled team of Engineering, R&D, Production, Sales, Marketing and Technical Support specialists are based. A dedicated network of Thermoteknix overseas offices and agents serves nearly every country in the world.
Thermoteknix products all share a heritage of technical superiority, successful operation in harsh conditions and long term support from a company committed to customer satisfaction.
Capabilities: Binoculars,monoculars; Night observation systems,equipment; Displays; Homeland security; Thermal imaging systems,equipment; Airport,port,transport security; Counter surveillance systems,equipment; Cameras systems,equipment; Infra-red systems,equipment; Imaging systems,equipment; Passenger screening,searching systems,equipment
Capabilities: ISO 9001; Software consultancy; ISO registered; Maintenance management services; Software modelling; Information systems,technology consultancy; Software design; Defence technology transfer; Electronic document management; Defence acquisition and support systems; Software; Forms; Integrated systems; Business process automation
TMD Technologies Ltd (TMD) is a world leading supplier of innovative microwave and RF products for radar, EW and communications applications. Defence and Security is a very important market sector for TMD, although the company also produces equipment for laboratory applications such as EMC testing and scientific research.
Specifically, TMD’s products include specialised transmitters, ultra-compact microwave power modules (MPMs), high voltage power supplies, microwave tubes and instrumentation amplifiers.
Product platforms can be ground-based, naval or airborne, the latter including fast jet, helicopter and Unmanned Aerial vehicles (UAVs).
TMD is a multiple UK Queen’s Award winning company; succeeding in 2004 and 2005 for International Trade and Innovation respectively.
Capabilities: Engineering; Fabrication; Machining; Mechanical assembly; Electrical components; BS EN ISO 9001:2000; ISO 9001; Electro mechanical,electronic manufacture; Test facilities; Electronic technology; Avionics; Fans and blowers; Test equipment; Financial services; FAA approved; Solar arrays; Cabinets; Leather and leather products; Pressing; Communications test equipment; Electrical test equipment; Electronic test equipment; CBRN agent protection; Alarm detection; Surveillance systems,equipment; Command,control systems; Guns and gun equipment; Armoured; Grenades and dischargers; Electric power supply equipment; Electronic engineering equipment; Nuclear engineering equipment; Calibration devices; Radar systems,equipment; Grit blasting; Tensile,compression testing; Infra red systems; Data simulation; Flight control simulation; Cloth manufacturers; CBRN equipment; Bomb,blast,explosion suppression devices; Pallets; Simulation systems; Defence acquisition and support systems; Action data; Surveillance training; Counter surveillance systems,equipment; Systems,equipment rental; Installations; Ruggedised products; ISO container design; Digital signal processing; Vehicle mounted shelters
Tml are world class CNC precision engineering sub-contractors specialising in 5 axis prismatic machining, 9 axis mill turning, multi axis EDM as well as standard CNC machining.
By investing heavily in some of the worlds most advanced equipment Tml can handle prototype and product development quantities as well as production volume scheduled orders and direct-to-line feed.
We also offer our customers help with DFM and can provide a complete bespoke solution by providing kitting and sub-assembly in our clean facility as well as sourcing surface treatments.
We hold AS 9100 Rev C with BSI and work with many Aerospace primes who individual approvals we additionally hold. As well as working in the aerospace sector, Tml work closely with several other top-end commercial, security and industrial customers fulfilling their quality machined parts requirements.
Capabilities: Engines; Fixed Wing; Rotary Wing; UAV; Airframes; Aircraft components; Mechanical components; AS 9100; Engineering; Fabrication; Machining; Manufacture; Mechanical assembly; Aftermarket support (MRO); Design; Missiles,rockets,sub-munitions; Drives,transmission; Engine components; Pneumatic & hydraulics; Alloys; Metals; Sheet metal components & processes; Speciality metals; Structural,smart; Electro mechanical,electronic manufacture; Composite materials; Avionics; Cockpit systems,equipment; Fuel systems; Weapon systems; Supply chain management; Hydraulic systems,equipment; Actuators; Temperature control equipment; Generators; Motors; Fans and blowers; ISO registered; UAV systems; Cabinets; Containers; Catering equipment; Torches; Pressing; Engineering and mechanical; Tank,track vehicles and components; Aerials,antenna; Aircraft armament; Ship modelling and movement simulation; Bomb carriers; Masts,towers; Periscopes; Gas turbine engines and accessories; Gearboxes and gearing; Electrical components; Cannon; Gunfire simulation; Guns and gun equipment; Sighting systems,equipment; Armoured; Guided weapon systems,equipment; Bridging systems; Torpedoes; Aerial surveillance systems,equipment; Microwave components; Combat engineering equipment; Driving simulation; Grenades and dischargers; Electric power supply equipment; Electric vehicles and components; Explosive detection systems,equipment; Tensile,compression testing; Infra red systems; Condition monitoring; Targets, ranges and management; Anti submarine; Diving clothing,systems,equipment; Remote control vehicle equipment; Anti tank; Fibre optic equipment; Pressure control components; Radioactive waste management; Weapon carriage; Thermal imaging systems,equipment; Mounted lighting; Cameras systems,equipment; Digital CCTV surveillance networks; Infra-red systems,equipment; Electro mechanical locks; Questioned documents; Silencers; Landing Gear
Torchlight enables the transformation of Criminal Justice, Defence and Intelligence agencies. We support Governments to achieve ever greater levels of assurance and performance in an increasingly complex global security environment.
We understand current and future technologies and how to optimize their use to deliver coherent capabilities at all levels within an organization. We design, integrate and deliver operationally proven procedures, training and equipment to develop organizations so that they can proactively address future and existing criminal, terrorist and security threats.
Capabilities: Training consultancy; Crisis,disaster,emergency consultancy; Recording systems,equipment; Converters; Digital image processing; Security; Emergency preparedness,response; Homeland security; Mobile technologies for SOCO; Protection,security systems,equipment; Crisis,disaster,emergency management; Emergency planning; Police training; Surveillance training; Threat analysis; Counter terrorism consultancy; Custodial equipment,systems; Medical training; Communication installation,integration; Forensic services; Forensic science equipment; Forensic science consultancy; Installations; Data recovery; Scientific support management systems; Telecoms investigators training; Biometric systems; Bomb disposal training; Ordnance,munitions consultancy; Digital evidence recorder; Electronic counter measure training; Evidence tracking systems; Explosive search training; Fingerprint recognition systems,equipment; IED disposal training; ISO container design
The Technology Partnership (TTP) provides product and technology design and development services to our clients. Based at our headquarters near Cambridge, TTP has 270 engineers and scientists. Our 30 years of experience helps us to provide a strong range and depth of technical and development expertise from across a broad variety of markets, including industrial, defence, security, aerospace, medical, consumer and automotive. Key areas of expertise and capability include : RF signal management (jamming & control), data security devices, covert systems, tracking, location, wireless sensors and processing platforms. Specific technology areas include : communications, power electronics, high-end processing, algorithm development, embedded software, digital broadcasting, optical design, automated inspection/vision systems, micro/nano technology, microfluidics and mechanical designs. Additionally, TTP's ability to rapidly develop technology from initial proof of concept through to the availability of full production units is highly valued by its clients.
Capabilities: Engineering; Project management; Design; Communication systems,equipment; Aerospace consultancy; Electro mechanical,electronic manufacture; Research & development; Software consultancy; Navigation systems,equipment; Security systems; Systems integrator; Labelling systems and services; Tyres; Forming; Computer components; Cleaning services; Leather and leather products; Engineering and mechanical; Human factors; Management,organisation; Highways,links; Communications consultancy; Land systems; Marine services; Operational requirements; Hardware design; Mathematical modelling; Post design services; Quality,reliability; Safety analysis; Software modelling; Systems analysis; Aerials,antenna; Periscopes; Acquisition,logging,recording,telemetry; Data recorders; Processing systems,equipment; Cost analysis,management systems; Software design; Intercommunication equipment; Audio communication; Night observation systems,equipment; Software testing and validation; Tactical information; Waste disintegrators,shredders; Guns and gun equipment; Infantry training; Sighting systems,equipment; Recording systems,equipment; Bridging systems; Grenades and dischargers; Marine engineering equipment; Electronic engineering equipment; Radar systems,equipment; Inspection equipment; Clothing; Firearms simulation; Computers; Technical textiles; Webbing; Vessel traffic management; Launch,recovery equipment; Ship,boat builders; Fencing; Life jackets and preservers; Fire,smoke detection,alarm equipment; Floodlights; Inflatable structures; Barcode systems,equipment; Security; Digital video links; Homeland security; Mobile data; Asset tracking,management; Building,facilities management systems; Network management systems; Computer modelling; Software; Management systems; Protection,security systems,equipment; Counter surveillance systems,equipment; Integrated systems; Perimeter protection,security; Systems engineering; Mirrors; Obsolescence management; Covert systems,equipment; EMC,Tempest design; Tagging systems asset,vehicle; Prison equipment; Communications; Jamming equipment; Communication installation,integration; Intelligence systems; Forensic services; Cameras systems,equipment; Data protection; Computerised moitoring systems; Battery charging systems,equipment; Infra-red systems,equipment; Automated threat identification systems; Imaging systems,equipment; Measuring systems,equipment; Visual marking systems; Underwater detection systems; Automated data capture; Scientific support management systems; Evidence tracking systems; Entry systems; Data conversion services; Image archiving,enhancement,processing; Imagery analysis; Computer telephony integration; Hi-visibility vehicle markings; Hazard detection systems,equipment; Location,tracking sytems; Installation design, intergration,certification; Questioned documents; Intelligent character recognition; Radio alarms; Modems; Portable alarm systems,equipment
UTC Aerospace Systems, Actuation & Propeller Systems has a global market lead in the design, manufacture and through-life support of Flight Controls, Propellers, Cockpit controls & Cabin Equipment for large commercial, regional, business and military aircraft, helicopters and precision weapons.
We develop and supply primary and secondary flight control systems, trimmable horizontal stabiliser actuation (HSTA/THSA), high lift actuation systems, thrust reverser actuation, main and tail rotor actuation, fuel and hydraulic system actuation, propeller systems, Cockpit Controls & Cabin Equipment) as well as products for a variety of niche requirements.
Products Range : Aileron, Elevator, Rudder, Spoiler, THSA, Helicopter Flight Controls, Specialty Systems, High Lift (flap and slat)Systems, Utility Actuation, Missile Actuation, Nacelle Actuation Systems, Thrust Reverser Actuation, Utility Systems, Air & Fuel Valves, Hydraulic Systems and Components, Complete Propeller Systems, Fly by Wire Cockpit Controls, Cabin Equipment, Thermal Control Systems, Specialist Composites, Torque Shafts & Struts, Pressure Vessels, Fuel Pipes.
UTC Aerospace in Plymouth specialises in the design, manufacture, supply and support of solid state and rotating gyroscopes as well as TERPROM, a terrain referenced navigation system. We are a leading global supplier of medium to high performance inertial systems for the guidance, navigation and control of equipment with land and air applications. Key technologies include:
Guidance systems for precision guided weapons
MEMS technology based inertial sensing systems
Inertial Navigation Solutions
Non-GPS Navigation & Ground Collision Avoidance Systems for aircraft
Flight control & Stability augmentation systems for vehicles and platforms
The Plymouth Site has a heritage stretching back over 100 years through BAE Systems, Plessey, Allied Signal, Kearfott and Sperry, becoming part of UTC Aerospace Systems in July 2012.
Valuechain enables organisations to compete as world class supply chains. We provide smart manufacturing software that helps companies to improve productivity, streamline collaboration and generate intelligence.
With over 100 Years™ combined experience in Manufacturing, we pride ourselves on understanding the needs of our customers. That's why we offer scalable ERP Systems tailored to specific industry requirements. So, regardless of whether you specialise in Subcontract Manufacturing, Precision Engineering, or Special Processes; we've got a solution that's tailored to you.
However, thanks to more recent technological advancements, companies looking to remain competitive in a rapidly evolving industry will need a few more innovative solutions. That's why we've developed our business improvement tools.
These standalone additions create opportunities for data visualisation, knowledge capture, mobile auditing, and much more. They ensure that our customers will remain at the cutting edge of modern developments, and are prepared for the changes coming with Industry 4.0 developments.
Capabilities: Software consultancy; Supply chain management; Digital mapping based intelligence systems; Software; Automated data capture
Vemotion specialises in the compression and transmission of live video, delivering remote live video streaming solutions for both covert and overt surveillance, CCTV, specialist & military operations across a variety of vertical markets.
Vemotion’s unique video compression techniques provide high video quality at less bandwidth, while transmission protocols deliver ultra-low latency and high reliability over wireless or otherwise unreliable and congested networks.
As well as being highly reliable, Vemotion’s products are simple to use (Plug & Play). The range includes discrete and covert units, body-worn systems, ruggedised in-vehicle systems, pole-mounted deployable cameras, rack-mounted systems and software codecs.
Along with providing fully functioning end-user hardware products, Vemotion also supplies its core software components that can be installed on a wide range of third-party equipment. This flexibility provides our customers with a perfect fit solution for a diverse range of requirements.
Working with key players in the global surveillance market, Vemotion has established an excellent reputation for delivering solutions that simply work.
Capabilities: Communication systems,equipment; Security systems; Data communication; Highways,links; Data recorders; Processing systems,equipment; Software design; Boat communications; Surveillance systems,equipment; Recording systems,equipment; Counter terrorist equipment; CCTV; Maritime security; Transmissions; Action data; Digital video links; Emergency preparedness,response; Mobile data; Asset tracking,management; Crisis,disaster,emergency management; Airport,port,transport security; Counter surveillance systems,equipment; Perimeter protection,security; Electronic monitoring systems; Security; Unmarked; Covert systems,equipment; Communications; Cameras systems,equipment; Digital CCTV surveillance networks; Ruggedised products; Data conversion services; Displays data
Established in 2001, VestGuard UK is a young, dynamic company, which has developed quickly to become a leader in the design and manufacture of ballistic solutions. With a factory in the United Kingdom utilising advanced technology and high quality materials, VestGuard is committed to deliver on-time tailored ballistic solutions for every customer, as well as investing in the latest research and technological innovation. VestGuard have a dedicated team for Research and Development, who are constantly working to better ballistic testing results, which are already up to 60% safer than the current NIJ ballistic standards. These pioneering ballistic solutions ensure that we are at the forefront of ballistic engineering. This was highlighted when VestGuard became the only British manufacturer and supplier of Body Armour to be certified to NIJ Ballistic Level IV. VestGuard are approved suppliers of NATO, United Nations and many foreign and domestic government organisations.
Capabilities: Aircraft components; Engineering; Manufacture; Mechanical assembly; Aftermarket support (MRO); Distribution; Environment; Design; Communication systems,equipment; Aerospace consultancy; Outsourcing; Test facilities; Research & development; Training consultancy; Defence systems; Security systems; Supply chain management; Generators; Financial services; Management systems; Computer components; BMS 10-83; Air conditioning,heating,ventilation; Tank,track vehicles and components; Intercommunication equipment; Armour personal,body; Helmets; Goggles,glasses; Holsters; Inverters; Knives,bayonets; Lamps; Night observation systems,equipment; Pumps; Riot,crowd Control equipment; Ballistic testing; Torpedoes; Combat engineering equipment; Converters; Targets, ranges and management; Air combat simulation; Markers,beacons and illumination; Telemetry equipment; Disaster relief training courses; Spares agency,parts supply; Build-to-print electro,mechanical equipment; Television equipment and engineering; Ballistics instrumentation; Control,restraint equipment; Truncheons,battons; Covert systems,equipment; Battery charging systems,equipment; TETRA systems,equipment; Protective clothing systems; Training facilities
We’re dedicated to providing and delivering the right technical solutions for your requirements. With experience working within the military, defence and aviation, our experienced team provides support on several critical air-related activities with other global defence agencies.
With over 40 years of collective experience, we collaborate effectively to understand the client’s expectations and delivery.
Capabilities: Aftermarket support (MRO); Accreditation,Certification Services; Project management; Aerospace consultancy; Outsourcing; Research & development; Software consultancy; Avionics; Cockpit systems,equipment; Defence systems; Systems integrator; Certification,regulation; Testing,certification; Engineering and mechanical; Management,organisation; Communications consultancy; Crisis,disaster,emergency consultancy; Hazard analysis; Post design services; Risk assessment; Safety analysis; Systems analysis; Contract pricing,negotiating,bidding; Technology transfer; Proposal, tender preparation; Explosives consultancy; Configuration management; Programme,integrator prime contractorship; Defence acquisition and support systems; Support services; Asset tracking,management; Software; Life cycle costing; Managed services; Integrated systems; Systems engineering; Obsolescence management; Conflict resolution; Assurance systems; Safety engineering; Hazard detection systems,equipment; Installation design, intergration,certification; Auction,disposal
Wesco Aircraft are the leading independent distributor of hardware, chemicals, electricals, bearings, machined & fabricated parts, tooling, raw materials & composites. Providing innovative solutions through kitting and services to the Aerospace & Defence industry.
The Westminster Group is a specialist security group operating worldwide via an extensive international network of agents and offices in over 50 countries.
The Group’s principle activity is the design, supply and ongoing support of advanced technology security solutions and the provision of long term managed services, consultancy and training services to governments and government agencies, non-governmental organisations and blue chip commercial organisations worldwide.
The Mission of Westminster Group plc is to be recognised as a worldwide centre of excellence for the provision of Fire, Safety, Security and Defence products and services.
Williams Advanced Engineering provides world class technical innovation, engineering, testing, and manufacturing services to deliver energy efficient performance to the motorsport, automotive, defence and healthcare sectors.
Working in close collaboration with its customers, Williams Advanced Engineering helps meet the engineering challenges of the 21st century, with its expertise in electrification, aero and thermodynamics, advanced lightweight materials and vehicle integration.
Capabilities: Engines; Fixed Wing; Rotary Wing; UAV; Airframes; Aircraft components; Engineering; Fabrication; Machining; Manufacture; Mechanical assembly; Project management; Design; Aerospace consultancy; Electrical components; Drives,transmission; Engine components; Pneumatic & hydraulics; Metals; Speciality metals; Surface engineering; Outsourcing; Electro mechanical,electronic manufacture; Test facilities; Electronic technology; Research & development; Composite materials; Cockpit systems,equipment; Fire control systems,equipment; Auxiliary power supplies and equipments; Heat exchangers; Hydraulic systems,equipment; Steering systems; Generators; Motors; Computer components; Solar arrays; AS 9200; Cabinets; Pressing; Engineering and mechanical; Management,organisation; Data communication; Tank,track vehicles and components; Land systems; Operational requirements; Failure mode analysis; Hardware design; Mathematical modelling; Post design services; Software modelling; Stress analysis; Systems analysis; Aircraft armament; Acquisition,logging,recording,telemetry; Electrical test equipment; Electronic test equipment; Graphic design; Cost analysis,management systems; Operational systems; Contract pricing,negotiating,bidding; Software design; Test beds,rigs; Alarm detection; Firearms training; Electric vehicles and components; Frequency changers; Calibration devices; Explosive detection systems,equipment; Grit blasting; Optical test equipment; Maintenance simulation; Air sea rescue; Infantry simulation; Army training courses; Driving training; Firearms simulation; Vessel traffic management; Leadership training courses; Remote control vehicle equipment; Heating systems; Printing; Integrated circuits; Synchros; Defence acquisition and support systems; Action data; Systems engineering; Security; Battery charging systems,equipment; Ruggedised products; Automated data capture; Reliability analysis and testing; Sirens; Anti-theft systems,equipment; Promotional products; Test Capabiltiy; Landing Gear