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Iraq Takes Delivery of Super Hercs

MARIETTA, Ga., - Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] delivered a C-130J Super Hercules to the Iraqi Air Force at formal ceremonies here today. This is one of the initial three aircraft of a total of six C-130Js ordered by Iraq. The other two of these initial three aircraft departed yesterday for Iraq. The remaining three C-130Js will be delivered in 2013. The Iraqi Air Force will use the airlifters for...

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UTC Aerospace Systems Displays Newest Solutions in Business Jet Cabin Interiors at NBAA 2012

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - UTC Aerospace Systems will display the latest in business jet cabin interior innovations at this year's National Business Aviation Association's (NBAA) Annual Meeting & Convention. NBAA takes place October 30 - November 1 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). UTC Aerospace Systems (booth...

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SABIC ULTEM(TM) Resin and Stratasys FDM® Technology Enable Taylor-Deal Aviation to Produce Customized Parts Quickly and Cost-Effectively

SABIC ULTEM(TM) Resin and Stratasys FDM® Technology Enable Taylor-Deal Aviation to Produce Customized Parts Quickly and Cost-Effectively

SEATTLE, Wash./USA - Here at the Aircraft Interiors Show, booth #828, SABIC's Innovative Plastics business is announcing that its strong, lightweight, flame-retardant ULTEM 9085 resin now helps to address one of the biggest challenges for aerospace OEMs - the ability to produce small volume parts quickly and cost-effectively. Together with Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM-®) technology from...

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200th Falcon 7X Enters Completion Featuring a Host of New Customer Options

FARNBOROUGH, England - Assembly of the 200th Falcon 7X has been completed at Dassault's Bordeaux-Merignac facility in southern France. The aircraft enters final completion this week. We are especially proud of this milestone, said John Rosanvallon, President and CEO of Dassault Falcon. The 7X is clearly the best seller in the current Falcon family and remains one of the most sought after jets in...

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SkyMax with Innovations at the Aircraft Interiors Expo 2012 + Lightglass in Range for the First Time + Optimised Technology with Sky-Tender + Expansion to Latin America

SkyMax with Innovations at the Aircraft Interiors Expo 2012 + Lightglass in Range for the First Time + Optimised Technology with Sky-Tender + Expansion to Latin America

Hamburg - SkyMax brings innovations into the aircraft cabin. At this year's Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg, the company is presenting some interesting innovations: These include the optimised, fully-automated beverages trolley Sky-Tender, the new G.skyGlass for out-fitting aircraft cabins and the electronic cigarette Fumidus. Sky-Tender will be starting its in-flight testing phase in the...

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Second Generation Solef® 80000 Series e-PVDF Foam for Aircraft

BOLLATE, Italy - Solvay Specialty Polymers announces today that a second generation of Solef-® PVDF Foam is now available for the Aircraft market. New Solef-® 82050 is the only fully moldable PVDF foam able to pass the key Aircraft Fire, Smoke and Toxicity Tests (FAR and AITM), which certify complete resistance to flame, total heat release, low toxicity on combustion products and reduced...

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General Plastics New Boeing Contract Extends 50-Year Relationship

Three-year contract for flight deck and interior components takes effect March 1, 2012 Tacoma, WA - General Plastics Manufacturing Company has signed a new three-year agreement with The Boeing Company. Under the contract, which includes an additional one-year option, General Plastics will supply flight deck and cabin interior components for all models of the Boeing 737, 747, 767, 777 and 787...

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Goodrich to Showcase Advanced Systems at Singapore Airshow

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) at next week's Singapore Airshow will showcase a full range of advanced systems for commercial aircraft, defense and space applications. The 2012 Singapore Airshow takes place at the Changi Exhibition Center, Singapore on February 14-19. The Goodrich pavilion (CD-07) will prominently feature an engine nacelle inlet cowl displayed on the outside of...

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Skytronics and Quality Aircraft Accessories Sign Exclusive Distribution Agreement for Overhauled Jasco Alternators and Regulators

EL SEGUNDO, CA - Skytronics, Inc., a leading component manufacturer and FAA Repair Station for commercial, military and general aviation aircraft, has selected Quality Aircraft Accessories, a leading distributor of new and overhauled engine accessories for general aviation, as the exclusive distributor of Jasco overhauled alternators and regulators. As part of this agreement, Quality Aircraft...

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Lockheed Martin Completes Assembly of the First International F-35 for the United Kingdom

FORT WORTH, Texas, Nov. 22, 2011 - The first international Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) F-35 Lightning II rolled out of the factory Sunday evening. The United Kingdom Ministry of Defence will use the short takeoff/vertical landing (STOVL) jet, known as BK-1, for training and operational tests. BK-1 will undergo functional fuel system checks before being transported to the flight line for ground and...

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