Rockwell Collins at the AFA Air Warfare Symposium 2018: Keeping warfighters connected, informed and secure

At the AFA Air Warfare Symposium, Rockwell Collins will showcase its portfolio of combat-proven avionics, communications, training and air transport VIP seating solutions.Click to enlarge

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (Feb. 14, 2018) – Rockwell Collins (booth 211) will showcase its comprehensive suite of combat-proven avionics, communications, training and air transport VIP seating solutions at the Air Force Association (AFA) Air Warfare Symposium in Orlando, Fla., Feb. 21-23. This is the first AFA Air Warfare Symposium that the company will feature seating products from its new Interior Systems business, formed after Rockwell Collins’ acquisition of B/E Aerospace in April 2017.

“At this year’s symposium, we’re focused on demonstrating how we’re providing the next generation of technology that warfighters trust to keep them connected, informed and secure,” said Dave Schreck, vice president and general manager, Airborne Solutions for Rockwell Collins.

Live demonstrations from Rockwell Collins during the show include:

  • Head-up Guidance System (HGS™) and Enhanced Vision System (EVS), solutions that improve safety and operational reliability for pilots in the worst weather conditions
  • F-35 Helmet Mounted Display System, the world’s most advanced combat helmet that provides unsurpassed situational awareness, tactical capability and safety
  • Air Transportable VIP Pallet Seat and Interior Comfort System, configurable and commercially certified palletized seating for VIPs

Also highlighted at the booth:

  • Modernized airborne communication radios that include the latest sixth-generation ARC-210 RT-2036(C), which provides the capability for Mobile User Objective System (MUOS), Soldier Radio Waveform and Smart Mount for Iridium® connectivity
  • Data Link Solutions tactical Link 16 communications – TacNet™ Tactical Radio (TTR), Multifunctional Information Distribution System Joint Tactical Radio Systems (MIDS JTRS) and our new Link 16 High Power Amplifier (HPA)
  • Anti-jam/anti-spoof antenna electronics – The Digital GPS Anti-Jam Receiver (DIGAR) meets evolving threats for airborne platforms that include fixed-wing, rotary-wing and unmanned aerial systems
  • Live, Virtual, Constructive-enabled training – Comprehensive, interoperable and secure training to improve mission readiness.


  • Journalists and the public can connect with the company through its social channels via @RockwellCollins Twitter feed, Facebook fan page and Instagram.

About Rockwell Collins
Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) is a leader in aviation and high-integrity solutions for commercial and military customers around the world. Every day we help pilots safely and reliably navigate to the far corners of the earth; keep warfighters aware and informed in battle; deliver millions of messages for airlines and airports; and help passengers stay connected and comfortable throughout their journey. As experts in flight deck avionics, cabin electronics, cabin interiors, information management, mission communications, and simulation and training, we offer a comprehensive portfolio of products and services that can transform our customers’ futures. To find out more, please visit

Media contact

Robert Edilson

Defense & Government

Phone 1: +1.319.263.4735

Phone 2: +1.319.899.0740


Advance your career

Join Collins Aerospace and help shape our future while creating yours

Follow Collins Aerospace on

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • YouTube
  • Instagram