​Windshield/cockpit windows

Overview

GKN Aerospace is an industry leader in the design, certification, testing and manufacturing of glass windshields and acrylic cockpit windows. Windshields and cockpit windows are manufactured at three GKN Aerospace sites that offer complimentary capabilities. Key capabilities include vertically integrated acrylic supply, unique special processes including chemical tempering, transparent coating deposition and the development of application specific solutions for radio frequency shielding, electrostatic dissipation and active heating.

Advantages

  • Vertically integrated acrylic supply and in-house wire grid manufacturing
  • Full testing and certification capability including bird strike testing
  • Advanced research and development capability

Aircraft deployed on

  • Airbus – A300, A320, A330, A340
  • Boeing – 737, 747, 757, 767, 777
  • Learjet – Learjet 35/45/60
  • Hawker Beechcraft – Hawker 800 / Beechcraft King Air