Woodward Fin Control Actuation Systems

    Affordable Precision™ Systems for Guided Missiles and Munitions

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    Woodward is a world leader in the design, development, and production of aerodynamic fin CAS' (Control Actuation Systems) for tactical missiles and guided weapons. Our proven applications experience includes:


    • High performance air superiority missiles
    • Air launched guided bombs and munitions
    • Direct attack missiles
    • Air defense and ship defense missiles
    • Guided 2.75” rockets
    • Gun launched munitions
    • Hypervelocity missiles
    • Training and target missiles


    Woodward produces CAS systems for the world’s most advanced guided tactical weapons including JDAM (Joint Direct Attack Munition), SDB (Small Diameter Bomb), and the advanced AIM-9X Sidewinder. We are also engaged in next-generation systems and have flight test demonstrated guided artillery rounds, guided rockets, and hypervelocity systems.

    Woodward Control Actuation Systems include fully-integrated mechanical, electronic, and software elements. Our “platform strategy” optimizes design and cost solutions for a variety of related mission requirements. Our world class, takt time driven, lean production systems ensure on-time deliveries, outstanding product reliability, and exceptional affordability.

    The industry’s leading prime contractors look to Woodward for Affordable Precision™ CAS solutions on their next generation tactical missiles and guided weapons.

    Woodward is at the forefront of providing reliable and affordable, advanced technology missile and munition solutions. For more information or assistance with your particular application, review our website content or email us at SmartDefense@Woodward.com.