Cobham is a leading global technology and services innovator, respected for providing solutions to the most challenging problems, from deep space to the depths of the ocean.
We employ more than 12,000 people on five continents, and have customers and partners in over 100 countries, with market leading positions in: wireless, audio, video and data communications, including satellite communications; defence electronics; air-to-air refuelling; aviation services; life support and mission equipment.
Founded in 1934 as Flight Refuelling Ltd, the company has developed over 80 years into the international technology company that it has today, Cobham plc.
Many of the world’s best known aircraft, including the F-35 and all Airbus platforms, feature Cobham technology. From internet in the sky through to jamming and missile guidance for the latest fighter aircraft, Cobham has an innovative suite of avionics, communication and navigation products.
From the design of the first breathing regulator for Project Mercury, to a full suite of hardware and cutting-edge pneumatic subsystems for the ISS, Cobham has engineered some of the most complex, challenging space components in existence today. Cobham builds ultimate reliability into life support.
From the world’s smallest HD video transmitter for broadcasting of live action sporting events to wireless coverage in the world’s tallest building, Cobham has a variety of land based solutions for commercial and defence applications, such as our advanced Ground Penetrating Radar detection, and robotic equipment. Cobham’s advanced communication and surveillance systems, including cameras, sensors, and Self-healing IP Mesh systems, keep you in touch with what matters no matter how demanding the situation. Our satellite communications, Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) detection, and robotic EOD/CBRNE systems support humanitarian efforts around the world.
From personal inflation systems, environmental control and fire suppression subsystems, to broadcast and communication of the Volvo Ocean Race. Cobham’s products can be found aboard civil vessels of every size and purpose – from luxury yachts to the largest cargo transports and cruise ships.