Esterline Defense Technologies (EDT), comprised of Armtec Defense Products Co. and Armtec Countermeasures Co. designs, develops and manufactures state-of-the art combustible ordnance products, infrared (IR) and advanced pyrotechnic flares, pyrophoric (SMD) decoys and radar countermeasure chaff used to protect aircraft from the most advanced heat-seeking and radar-guided weapons. We offer a full range of countermeasure products that span helicopter, transport and fast jet platforms in all US and NATO form factors. EDT provides a comprehensive service of capabilities, resources and experience with three locations across the United States.
Our Armtec Defense Products Co. serves the widest customer base for combustible ordnance in the world, with over 100 million deliveries to date. Our combat proven Armtec® products include 60mm, 81mm and 120mm mortar increment propellant containers, combustible cartridge cases used on all 120mm ammunition for the Abrams Main Battle Tank and 155mm modular artillery charge systems (MACS) for artillery. In addition to high volume production facilities we also maintain modern research and development and pilot plant facilities.