GKN Aerospace targets Asia with a range of market leading products and support services

2/20/2006 7:00 AM
Aerospace - Aftermarket

GKN Aerospace at Asian Aerospace, 21 - 26 February, 2006. See us on stand A644 in Hall 1

Engine Fan Blade Repair: GKN Aerospace - Chem-tronics is a major repair and overhaul source for fan blades in the Asian region. The Company repairs blades on virtually all commercial aircraft in the region and world-wide, supporting all jet engine manufacturers and many major air carriers in the region including Japan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Korean Airlines, Thai Airways, Air India, Qantas and Air New Zealand. Chem-tronics has recently won a contract to support fan blade repair for the entire CFM range of engines, including the CFM-56. The company sees activity on the CFM-56 as a growing part of this well established business and will show CFM fan blade repair at various stages in an exhibit at Asian Aerospace.

Transparencies: GKN Aerospace Transparency Systems is the leading supplier of transparencies to the military aerospace market and the second largest supplier to the civil aerospace market. On display at Asian Aerospace this year will be a Boeing B747 front windscreen, Airbus A320 cockpit and cabin windows and a wingtip lens.

Fuel Bladders, Auxiliary Fuel Tanks and Fuel Handling Systems: GKN Aerospace - FPT Industries supplies fuel bladders, range extender and auxiliary fuel tanks for many types of fixed and rotary wing aircraft, UAV’s and missiles. Fuel bladders are currently qualified for 41 fixed wing aircraft and 40 rotary wing aircraft worldwide and will be on display at Asian Aerospace. The Company also supplies Air Portable Fuel Containers (APFC’s) for the transfer of fuel, oil and other liquids to the aircraft.

Emergency Flotation Systems: A recognised authority on the specification, design, manufacture and qualification of complete emergency flotation equipment, FPT Industries’ flotation systems equip a long list of military and civil helicopters.