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WEAPON CLEARANCES

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WEAPON CLEARANCES

WEAPONS CLEARANCES

The Cranfield Military Solutions Safety & Suitability Technologies (SST) group has over 40 years experience supporting munitions clearances, undertaking environmental trials to prove installations and investigate dynamic structural performance of new systems and equipment in the air, on land and at sea.

Over the years SST has performed weapons clearance and environmental trials on platforms ranging from Typhoon to Apache and from Hovercraft to Wolfhound.

In recent years, SST has developed, in partnership with the MoD, unique data recorders that have been optimised for capturing vibration and temperature data in Defensive Aid Suites (DAS). These unobtrusive robust data loggers can also be used in a huge range of environments.

Working closely with the UK’s Defence Ordnance Safety Group (DOSG), the Defence General Munitions team (DGM) and other key industry stakeholders, Cranfield Military Solutions provide a proven service toward the optimum safe life for munitions.

LATEST PROJECTS

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Scimitar Mk2 Combat Vehicle Reconnaissance (Tracked...

Project Outline: To capture vibration and shock data associated with the use of the Scimitar 2 CVR(T) vehicle and to address aspects relating to the vehicle, deployed munitions and human factors...

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Wolfhound Tactical Support Vehicle

Project Outline: To capture vibration and shock data associated with the Wolfhound vehicle and to produce environment descriptions and test severities in support of safety and suitability for...

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Lynx Wildcat Stingray

Project Outline: To complete a data gathering trial and provide an assessment of the vibration environment experienced by Sting Ray torpedoes when carried on Lynx Wildcat. Project Description...

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Apache Operational Sortie Profile Analysis

Project Outline: To improve the fidelity of Apache munition lifing with a potential to extend life and subsequently reduce costs. Project Description: Cranfield Defence developed an application...

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Sea King Defensive Aids Suite Structural Analysis...

Project Outline: To investigate the possible cause of the severe flight vibration experienced by the Defensive Aids Suite (DAS) equipment on Sea King ASaC Project Description: Cranfield Defence...

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Sea King Defensive Aids Independent Technical Evaluation...

Project Outline: To provide an Independent Technical Evaluation (ITE) of the processes leading to Clearance with Limited Evidence (CLE)  Project Description: Cranfield Defence successfully...

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CASPA

Project Outline: Using its wide range of approvals, CAe has created its own special purpose aircraft by converting a Cessna 421c into a special airborne platform, capable of specialist flight...

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Shadow

Project Outline: The Shadow programme was a UOR (Urgent Operational Requirement) for MoD. CAe was a supply partner with Raytheon Aircraft Services; CAe was responsible for a major element of...

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Sentinel R1

Project Outline: CAe provided technical support to Raytheon in the area of ensuring structural integrity for the modified aircraft. Project Description: The Sentinel R1 programme required...

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