​Bullet resistant glass

Overview

GKN Aerospace has been at the forefront of specialised civil and military bullet resistant and blast mitigating transparent armour products – created from the leverage of proven processes and technologies developed over 50 years of designing and manufacturing aircraft transparencies.

GKN Aerospace supplies OEM’s and aftermarket ‘up armourers’ with a comprehensive range of solutions to defeat threats from hand gun to high velocity rifles for high optical – flat and curved parts, certified to CEN 1063, UL and NIJ standards.

Key Benefits

  • Anti-fog (HYVIZ coating & tungsten wire filament)
  • High optical clarity
  • Anti-spall polycarbonate liner
  • Abrasion resistant polycarbonate coatings
  • Edge seal system
  • Retention straps for blast mitigation
  • Electro-chromic (dimmable)
  • NVG Compatible
  • Zero maintenance
  • Fully framed and assembly kits

Platforms deployed on

Civil

  • Toyota LC70 series
  • Toyota LC105
  • Toyota Hilux
  • Mercedes Benz S Class
  • Range Rover
  • Chevrolet  Suburban
  • Ford F550
  • Chrysler Jeep J8

Military

  • HMMWV
  • ASV150
  • Warrior
  • Caesar
  • Vamtac