System Integrator for Lockheed Martin F-35

Moog is leading the industry team in the development and integration of the Primary Flight Control and Leading Edge Flap Actuation Systems for the Joint Strike Fighter Program.  The F-35 “power-by-wire” system represents an advancement on the more electric aircraft topology integrating:

  • Self-contained electrohydrostatic (EHA) actuators to position primary flight surfaces
  • Electronic Control Units to remotely drive and control the EHAs
  • Electrically driven PDUs to position the maneuvering leading edge flaps

As the Prime Contract holder, Moog’s role includes managing the industry team, integration of the complete actuation system, and supplier of critical technologies and major sub-systems.

Power-By-Wire Architecture