News & Events
18 July, 2016
Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) Space and Defense was recently selected to provide MONARC 22 thruster engines for two Thales Alenia Space (TAS) spacecraft programs; ExoMars 2020 (an ESA program) with Thales Alenia Space UK and SWOT (a joint CNES/NASA/JPL program) with Thales Alenia Space France. Moog has been a trusted propulsion component supplier to TAS for over 15 years. However, this is the first time TAS has ordered the MONARC-22 engines. ExoMars 2020 is a European Space Agency space robotics mission to Mars and SWOT is a NASA/CNES/JPL satellite mission to study ocean and terrestrial surface waters.
5 July 2016
On the 5th of August 2011, an Atlas V launch vehicle carried aloft the NASA/JPL Juno spacecraft, destined for a rendezvous with Jupiter. At this point the probe’s trajectory was solely being controlled through its own internal propulsion system. Performing the vast majority of the trajectory velocity change is the Moog UK Westcott designed and built LEROS 1b main engine – known for its high thrust, robust performance and reliability.
29 June 2016
Ron Gramza is the technical service manager at Moog Industrial Group. During his twenty years with Moog, he’s seen a lot of approaches to the repair, maintenance and overhaul of industrial applications. See three lessons he’s learned and a link to download the full document.
Moog’s Total Solution for motion control will be the theme for its booth (C014 in Pavilion 2) at the SPS IPC Drives Italia, the industrial automation fair held from May 24 to 26 at the Fiere di Parma Fairground. The booth displays will highlight the distinctive advantages of the complete solutions developed by Moog including efficiency, high productivity, safety, flexibility, and reduction of operating costs and energy consumption. Moog is known for tailoring products to meet specific customer requests for a range of markets including power generation, metal forming, steel production, plastics, test & simulation and motorsports.
Moog Showcases Products, Solutions and Services At Fluid Power and Systems 2016 Exhibition
10 April 2016
Moog Industrial Group today announced, it will present its range of motion control products, solutions and global support services at the Fluid Power and Systems Show, The NEC, Birmingham, UK from 12 until 14 April 2016 at stand AF200.
University of Saskatchewan Fluid Power Lab Manager Wins Moog Oldest Operating Servo Valve Contest with 53-year-old Valve
1 April 2016
The Industrial Group of Moog Inc. declared Doug Bitner, manager for the University of Saskatchewan’s College of Engineering Fluid Power Lab, the winner of its contest to find the oldest operating Moog servo valve after he sent in a video showing lab equipment running with a Moog 21 Series servo valve manufactured in 1963. Moog launched the contest last September as part of a celebration of the 50th anniversary of Moog’s operations in Europe
Moog Anounces Long Term Support Contract With Singapore Airlines
16 February 2016
East Aurora, NY, USA – Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) and Singapore Airlines have signed a 12 year exclusive contract for comprehensive support of the Moog Flight Control Products on Singapore Airlines’ fleet of A350 aircraft. The program will include maintenance and inventory support via Moog’s strategically selected worldwide stocking locations, giving Singapore Airlines 24/7 access to spares no matter where their aircraft are located.
Moog Announces Agreement with The Italian Institute Of Technology (IIT) For Joint Development of Next-Generation Actuation and Control Technologies for Autonomous Robots
12 February 2016
East Aurora, NY, USA - Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) announced that it signed an agreement with IIT, Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (Italian Institute of Technology) for the creation of a new joint lab in Genoa, Italy – Moog@IIT – focusing on the development and application of next-generation actuation and control technologies for autonomous robots. Moog and IIT will work together over the next three years to develop key enabling technologies to accelerate the adoption of autonomous robots into real-world applications.
East Aurora, NY - Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) announced today that John Scannell, Chairman and CEO, and Don Fishback, CFO, will present at the 37th Annual Cowen & Co. Aerospace and Defense Conference on Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. ET.
Moog Reports First Quarter Results
29 January 2016
East Aurora, NY – Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) today announced first quarter sales of $568 million, down 10% from a year ago on weaker industrial and energy markets. Net earnings of $26 million decreased by 26% and earnings per share of $.71 were 17% lower.
Moog Supplies Gulfstream with 500-channel Aerospace Test Controllers for Static and Fatigue Tests on Aircraft
20 January 2016
The Industrial Group has delivered Aerospace Test Controller systems for the Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation’s Structural Test Lab in Savannah, Ga., to run static and fatigue tests on the G500 and G600 business aircraft.
Electromechanical Actuation System Supports Successful U.S Air Force and Orbital ATK Medium-Class Stage III Static Fire Test
14 January 2016
Moog Inc. Announces Annual Shareholder Meeting
7 January 2016
East Aurora, NY – Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) will broadcast the Annual Meeting of Shareholders on Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at 9:15 am ET, live over the Internet. John Scannell, Chairman and CEO, will host the meeting.
Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) Space and Defense Group provided critical hardware and services to Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC), the prime contractor and spacecraft bus manufacturer of eleven ORBCOMM (Nasdaq: ORBC) Generation 2 (OG2) satellites, completing its next generation satellite constellation. The satellites were designed and manufactured at SNC’s Louisville, Colorado facility. ORBCOMM’s OG2 launch took place today from Launch Complex 40 (LC-40) at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (CCAFS), Florida aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 launch vehicle.
Reiser Simulation and Training Selects Moog’s Motion Base, Vibration Platform, Control Loading System and Software for H-145 Helicopter Full Flight Simulator Level D
15 December 2015
Moog Industrial Group has been selected by Reiser to provide an Electric Motion Base, the vibration platform, control loading system and software to support the training of H145 pilots on a Helicopter FFS-D (Full Flight Simulator – Level D). Reiser was awarded a contract from ADAC HEMS Academy GmbH for the provision of the H145 Helicopter Full Flight Simulator training to support H145 pilots with the most realistic training for their future missions.
Moog Announces Investment in Additive Manufacturing Business
4 December 2015
East Aurora, NY – Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) announced today that it has acquired a 70% ownership of Linear Mold and Engineering with an option to acquire the remaining 30%. Terms of the investment were not disclosed.
Collaborative Engineering Creates Innovative Cryocooler Isolation System for ASTRO-H Mission
3 December 2015
Moog has won a bid to supply a hydraulic simulation table and hydraulic servo testing system to Nanjing Automobile Research Institute, a subsidiary of NAVECO and Sino-foreign joint venture between IVECO and Nanjing Automobile, which is a sub-company of SAIC Motor. The Nanjing Automobile Research Institute, a nationally certified testing institute in China, required a vehicle and spare parts test bed for mini bus, light and medium duty trucks for a newly opened research and development centre in Jiangning, Nanjing
Moog Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End Results
6 November 2015
East Aurora, NY -- Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) announced today fourth quarter sales of $623 million, down 7%. Full year 2015 sales were $2.53 billion, down 5%. More than half of these decreases were due to foreign currency effects.
Moog Reports 2015 Fourth Quarter and Year End Results
6 November 2015
Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A) (NYSE: MOG.B) announced today fourth quarter sales of $623 million, down 7%. Full year 2015 sales were $2.53 billion, down 5%. More than half of these decreases were due to foreign currency effects.
Moog Webinar: Analyzing Root Cause of Motion Control Problems Improves Machine Uptime
4 November 2015
The Industrial Group of Moog Inc. will host a webinar titled “Analyzing the Root Cause of Failures Improves Machine Uptime” on November 16 at 10 a.m. ET. The webinar’s expert panellists will present case studies where indicators such as contaminated oil, worn actuator shafts or scarring of a cylinder shaft were hiding the root cause of failure in motion control products or industrial systems.
30 October 2015
Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) will release its fourth quarter and year end earnings for the period ended October 3, 2015 on Friday, November 6, 2015. In conjunction with this release, Moog will host a conference call beginning at 10:00 a.m. ET, which will be simultaneously broadcast live over the Internet. John Scannell, Chairman and CEO, and Don Fishback, CFO, will host the call.
Moog has shipped the Satellite Dispenser to Cape Canaveral Air Force Station to support ORBCOMM Generation 2 satellites
26 October 2015
Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) Space and Defense Group has shipped the Satellite Dispenser to Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (CCAFS) to support the launch of eleven ORBCOMM (Nasdaq: ORBC) Generation 2 (OG2) satellites. The launch will take place in the coming weeks from Launch Complex 40 (LC-40) atop a dedicated SpaceX Falcon 9, completing ORBCOMM’s next generation satellite constellation. A Moog dispenser supported the previous successful launch of six ORBCOMM OG2 satellites on July 14, 2014.
Moog Unveils New Engineering, Production and Service Facility for its Industrial Group in the United Kingdom
15 October 2015
Moog Industrial Group has today unveiled its brand new purpose built production facility in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, UK. The new facility will support existing high performance motion control engineering, design, manufacturing and service both globally as well as in the UK.
12 October 2015
7 October 2015
East Aurora, NY, USA – Moog has recently been authorized to release to production its H-60/S-70 Pitch Trim Actuator with Endurance Upgrade, making it available to customers worldwide. Moog’s Endurance Upgrade was designed to enable the Pitch Trim Flight Control System to stay on-wing longer and provides better reliability in harsh environments such as salt water, humidity and sand.
HelpMeSee and Moog Demonstrate Cataract Eye Surgery Simulator for Chinese Government, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s Grand Challenge Meetings
6 October 2015
Moog Industrial Group and its partner HelpMeSee, a global campaign to end cataract blindness, will provide multiple demonstrations of a first-of-its-kind cataract surgery simulator in Beijing for representatives from the Chinese Ministry of Science & Technology, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) as part of the Grand Challenges annual meeting. Grand Challenges is a group of initiatives led by The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Grand Challenges Canada to promote the use of technology to help the world’s poor and solve pressing global health issues. Cataracts are the leading cause of blindness worldwide, despite the fact that a treatment exists. The HelpMeSee Eye Surgery Simulator is part of a global initiative to train the specialists needed to provide this essential surgical care.
TSS Completes Integration of Moog Crossbow ILC2000 Real-Time Monitoring and Tracking Device into Cloud Based Service for Cold Chain Logistics
5 October 2015
Milpitas, California, USA (5 October 2015) – Moog Crossbow, a wholly owned subsidiary of Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B), has been collaborating with Temperature Sensitive Solutions (TSS) AB to provide the cold chain logistics market a seamless, cloud based solution for monitoring and tracking cold chain shipments. TSS recently completed integration testing and the service is now available for cold chain customers worldwide.
25 September 2015
Redstone Arsenal, AL – Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) Space and Defense Group and its defense-industry partner, DRS Technologies, today introduced the new Reconfigurable Integrated-weapons Platform (RIwP) during a live fire demonstration at Redstone Arsenal.
17 September 2015
Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) Space and Defense Group has recently won two technology development studies for the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) to explore new concepts for replacing the Minuteman III (MMIII) Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) weapon systems beyond 2030. The Air Force is strongly committed to the ground-based leg of the nuclear triad, expecting to spend $62.3 billion over 30 years in deterrence operations across the Future Years Defense Program.
15 September 2015
The Industrial Group of Moog Inc. has launched a contest today to find the oldest operating Moog servo valve. The company will also be sponsoring monthly drawings to give people with newer valves a chance to participate. This contest is part of a celebration of the 50th anniversary of Moog’s operations in Europe.
11 September 2015
Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) Space and Defense Group will enable Galileo’s Full Operational Capability (FOC) satellites, Galileo 9 and 10, to maintain their orbit 22,522 km above Earth. The satellites launched today atop a Soyuz-STB Fregat-MT rocket from Europe's spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana. The satellites, manufactured by OHB System AG in Bremen, Germany, are an integral part of Europe’s program for a global navigation satellite system, providing accurate, guaranteed global positioning service, interoperable with the US GPS and Russian GLONASS systems. The complete satellite system consists of 30 satellites in three planes of Medium Earth Orbit (MEO) and a ground infrastructure.