CW Controls

Headquartered in Charlotte, NC, Curtiss-Wright Controls is the Motion Control segment of Curtiss-Wright Corporation and a leading designer and manufacturer of advanced technologies for niche actuation and drive applications, integrated sensors and electronic subsystems internationally for the aerospace and defense markets.  We produce premier technology-based electronic and mechanical subsystems and components for rugged aerospace, defense and highly specialized industrial applications. With manufacturing facilities around the world, Curtiss-Wright Controls is a leading provider of cost-effective and innovative technology-based solutions.

Avionics & Electronics

Curtiss-Wright Controls Avionics & Electronics develops system solutions that acquire, consolidate, analyze and record all sensor and avionics data on aircraft. Heavily investing in R&D ensures we maintain the technology leadership required to deliver high performance COTS and custom engineered products. We provide solutions for several applications including airborne recording, aerospace controllers, air data computing, flight test, aircraft ice, fire and hazard systems, space data handling systems and ground vehicle computing.

Defense Solutions

Curtiss-Wright Controls Defense Solutions is an established technology leader in the development of rugged electronic modules and systems for defense applications. We serve as a technology and integration partner to our customers, providing a full range of highly engineered solutions from modular open systems approaches to fully custom optimized solutions. Our product breadth span from industry standard based COTS modules to complete electronic subsystems, with solutions deployed in a wide range of demanding defense & aerospace applications.

Flight Systems

Curtiss-Wright Controls Flight Systems  delivers innovative, rugged deployed solutions for aerospace, defense, commercial and industrial markets.  Our product expertise includes: Secondary Flight Controls; Utility Door and Ordinance Actuation; Complex Structural components and Integration; Fluid Controls (Pumps/Motors, Valves, Solenoids, and Fuses); and Aftermarket Overhaul and Repair services.  Our trusted performance comes from over 80 years of experience as one of the oldest and most renowned companies in aerospace.


Curtiss-Wright Controls Industrial delivers rugged subsystem solutions including programmable controllers and drives used in a wide variety of advanced electric-powered vehicles such as forklifts, pallet loaders, mobility scooters and wheelchairs, serving the industrial and medical markets. Highly-engineered components including sensors, electronic throttle controls and joysticks for off-road equipment, heavy trucks, motorsport and military vehicles.

Integrated Sensing

Curtiss-Wright Controls Integrated Sensing has specialized engineering and manufacturing capability resulting in the design and production of high-precision, flight-critical low-powered actuation, both rotary and linear, featuring gear heads, clutches, brakes, and integral position sensing, as well as high-performance linear and rotary position sensing transducers.  The group also supplies solenoids and valves used in hydraulic, pneumatic and fuel systems.