ATAC’s Mirage F1B Fighter Jet

Ship-to-Shore Connector (SSC)

Textron Systems CUSV®


Aerosonde® Small Unmanned
Aircraft System

LycomingTM iE2 Integrated
Electronic Engine


Textron Systems’
share of Textron
2020 revenues

Textron Systems’ businesses provide innovative solutions to the defense, aerospace and general aviation markets. Product lines include unmanned systems, advanced marine craft, armored vehicles, intelligent software solutions, piston engines, simulation, training and other defense and aviation mission support products and services.

2020 Revenues
by region

2020 revenues
by product line

2020 revenues
by customer

Key data

(Dollars in millions) 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016
Textron Systems
Revenues 1,313 1,325 1,464 1,840 1,756
Segment profit 152 141 156 139 186
Segment profit margin 11.6% 10.6% 10.7% 7.6% 10.6%
Backlog 2,556 1,211 1,469 1,406 1,841
Total assets 2,054 2,352 2,254 2,330 2,508
Capital expenditures 42 38 39 60 71
Depreciation and amortization 43 48 54 65 75


(In millions) 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016
Unmanned Systems 621 572 612 714 763
Marine and Land Systems 179 208 311 470 294
Simulation, Training and Other 513 545 541 656 699
Total revenues 1,313 1,325 1,464 1,840 1,756


Unmanned Systems
Aircraft Systems
Unmanned Systems’ multi-mission-capable unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) are utilized worldwide. The business’s platforms include the Shadow® Tactical UAS (which has surpassed one million flight hours), the Aerosonde® Small UAS, the Aerosonde HQ, and the next-generation NIGHTWARDEN Tactical UAS.
Surface Systems
Unmanned Systems manufactures the Common Unmanned Surface Vehicle (CUSV), the U.S. Navy’s first USV program of record, based on the larger Unmanned Influence Sweep System (UISS) program.
Control Stations
Unmanned Systems also manufactures variations of command-and-control systems and collaboration technologies including the Synturian® family of multi-domain control and collaboration technologies and the Universal Ground Control Station (UGCS), as well as the U.S. Army program of record One System® Remote Video Terminal (OSRVT), Remote Tactical Terminal (RT2®) and RT2-B (Bandit) variants.
Support Solutions provides sustainment efforts for UAS,fixed-, and rotory-wing aircraft and marine and land vehicles. Manned and unmanned service offerings include: curriculum development, technical publications and training, maintenance and operation services. End-to-end logistics support offerings include: spares, repairs, provisioning and performance-based logistics. Our Field Service Representatives provide reliability, maintainability, availability, repair and supportability analysis.
Marine & Land Systems
Marine Craft Textron Systems’ marine craft include the Ship-to-Shore Connector (SSC) and the Motor Lifeboat. The SSC is the next generation of the Landing Craft, Air Cushion (LCAC), offering increased reliability, maintainability and payload for the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps. The Motor Lifeboat (MLB), which has been in service for more than 20 years, is a rugged, highly survivable, all-aluminum rescue boat that enhances customers’ ability to perform a variety of operations in heavy weather conditions.
The business designs, manufactures and supports the next generation of combat vehicles for the U.S. military, international militaries, special operations forces, police forces and civilian entities around the globe. The vehicles manufactured by Systems include the family of COMMANDO® 4x4 armored vehicles, the Robotic Combat Vehicle (RCV) RIPSAW® m5, Small Multi-Purpose Equipment Transport (SMET) Grizzly, and Thermite remote firefighting robot. Each of these vehicles offers their customer a range of protection, survivability, versatility, reliability and sustainability for their unique multi-mission capabilities.
Simulation, Training and Other
Lycoming Engines Lycoming Engines offers a complete line of Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) Certificated and Experimental category aviation piston engines: horizontally opposed, air-cooled, four-, six- and eight-cylinder aircraft engines; the world’s only FAA Certificated aerobatic piston and helicopter piston engines; iE2 Integrated Electronic Engines; a high power density, liquid-cooled, jet fuel-burning diesel cycle engine; and a single-cylinder, jet fuel-burning, spark-ignited engine. In addition, Lycoming Engines offers a complete range of support services, from engines to spare parts, for the general aviation and experimental segments.
Electronic Systems Electronic Systems is a leader in the development and production of innovative, high-technology products and services for commercial, military, and government customers in the U.S. and internationally. It designs and manufactures a broad range of radio frequency, electro-optic, laser, and infrared devices used in training, test/evaluation, and operational applications from the laboratory to the range to the battlefield. The business provides trainers and simulators for embedded shipboard naval crews, air defense, electronic combat, space operations and control, as well as reconfigurable mission system trainers. Electronic Systems also offers advanced geospatial intelligence solutions and services, which enable users to achieve enhanced productivity and geospatial awareness through management, discovery and analysis of the variety and magnitude of data at their disposal.
TRU Simulation +
and Maintenance
Training Simulators
TRU Simulation + Training Inc., a Textron Inc. company, delivers innovative aviation training solutions to business and commercial aviation, rotorcraft, and defense markets while providing superior technical support and customer service. Headquartered in Tampa, FL, the company is known for its high-fidelity flight training devices and aviation training services and support.
Airborne Tactical
Advantage Company
Airborne Tactical Advantage Company (ATAC) has provided the U.S. Department of Defense with supersonic and subsonic adversary services for more than 20 years. With locations supporting East and West Coast U.S. operations, Hawaii and Japan, ATAC has pioneered outsourced commercial tactical airborne training support to the U.S. military and international partners.
Sensor Systems
Textron Systems offers advanced precision-guided weapons systems, airborne and ground-based sensors and surveillance systems, and protection systems for the defense and aerospace industries. Textron Systems also designs and builds the Next Generation Squad Weapon (NGSW) for the U.S. Army and is a subcontractor to prime contractor Northrop Grumman on the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) missile system.