Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE: CW) has a long history with its roots dating back to Orville and Wilbur Wright's first flight in 1903, and Mr. Glenn Curtiss, the father of naval aviation. In 1929, the companies founded by these three great aviation pioneers, the Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company and Wright Aeronautical Corporation, merged to form the largest aircraft company at the time, Curtiss-Wright Corporation.
Curtiss-Wright provides highly engineered products and services with a focus on advanced technologies for high performance platforms and critical applications. Our technological expertise spans decades of innovation and we have compiled an extensive portfolio of critical technologies serving commercial, defense, energy and industrial markets. Our technologies, some that are sole source or first-of-a-kind, achieve the demanding performance levels required for optimal safety, performance and reliability in difficult “must not fail” applications.