GKN Aerospace offers complete design and build solutions for our industry leading guide vanes. Our engineering and operational capabilities support our customers from initial development through production and continue through aircraft operation. Guide vane solutions include machined and gun drilled solid outer guide vanes and machined and assembled hollow guide vanes incorporating honeycomb cores to provide high strength low weight solutions.
- Vertically integrated from forging through final machining
- Brazing of segments / liners for nozzle guide vanes
- Seal segments up to a 60 inch diameter on turning
Aircraft deployed on
- Boeing 777 – GE Aviation GE90-115B
- Airbus A380 - Engine Alliance GP7200
- Boeing 787 Dreamliner – GE Aviation GEnx – 1B