Company Profile: CMC Electronics: An Esterline Company

By Staff Writer | January 1, 2008
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CMC Electronics designs and produces leading technology electronics products for the aviation and global positioning markets. CMC’s focus is on delivering innovative cockpit systems integration and avionics solutions to its customers worldwide. Its principal locations are in Montreal, Quebec; Ottawa, Ontario; and Chicago, Illinois.

CMC Electronics ( will be showcasing its leading technology aviation electronics at the Heli-Expo 2008 show. The company invites attendees to visit its booth and check out some of its latest product offerings, including the low-cost SureSight M-Series Enhanced Vision System (EVS) sensor and the PilotView Electronic Flight Bag EFB).

The SureSight M-Series EVS sensor is a cost-effective infrared-based safety tool for helicopter flight crews flying in darkness, smoke, smog or other poor visibility conditions. CMC’s ultra compact, low-cost M-Series EVS sensor improves situational awareness by providing pilots with a daytime-like image at night and in low-visibility situations for commercial, business/corporate and paramilitary operations. The M-Series sensor weighs 2.2 lb and measures 2.4" by 2.5" by 6" in length. A notable feature is the M-Series’ single Line Replaceable Unit that can be easily installed on a helicopter fuselage or strut or in the tail fin or nose of an aircraft.


CMC’s PilotView EFB improves productivity by enabling flight preparation with efficient access to up-to-date aircraft documentation, checklists and flight planning information. The PilotView EFB further increases situational awareness in-flight with en-route, approach charts, moving map display and graphical, real time weather information. The PilotView EFB is a compact, lightweight system with a display/processor unit and aircraft interface unit, which are easy to install in a variety of cockpits where space is at a premium.

Contact CMC Electronics Inc., 600 Dr. Frederik Philips Boulevard, Saint-Laurent, Quebec, Canada H4M 2S9, (514) 748-3113, Web:

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