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easyJet Signs 10-Year Contract Extension with Goodrich Wheels and Brakes for A319/A320 Fleet

CHARLOTTE, N.C., - Farnborough Airshow - Goodrich Corporation's (NYSE: GR) Aircraft Wheels and Brakes has signed a 10 year contract extension with easyJet for the provisioning and MRO support of wheels and carbon brakes for their A319/A320 fleet. easyJet operates the world's largest fleet of A319/A320 aircraft with over 200 aircraft in service and 15 aircraft on order. Goodrich's A320 carbon...

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Goodrich to Showcase Advanced Systems at Farnborough International Airshow

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) will showcase a full range of advanced systems for commercial aircraft, defense and space applications at the Farnborough International Airshow 2012, which takes place in Farnborough, UK on July 9-15. The Goodrich pavilion (outside OE4, located between hall 1 and chalet rows A and B) will prominently feature a fully inflated life raft from its...

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Solid Polyurethane Wheels target towline applications.
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Solid Polyurethane Wheels target towline applications.

Available in 4-10 in. diameters, 60D Premium Solid Polyurethane Wheels incorporate metal bearing retaining sleeve, which prevents premature bearing failure from high-speed, high-load applications. Non-marking wheels are resistant to grease, oil, chemicals, and moisture as well as chunking, cutting, and abrasive wear. Wheels are suited for applications that require quiet operation and rolling ease.

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Mining Industry Rolling Along with Service Caster

Service Caster steps outside the box, and goes underground to produce a wheel for extreme conditions. The mining industry was in need of a wheel to carry its 140,000 pound capacity mining tuggers. Tuggers are used to pull mining equipment into and out of mines. These slow moving vehicles, about one mile-per-hour, had to have a specially designed and built wheel to handle the workload and rough...

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Southwest Airlines Selects Goodrich's DURACARB Carbon Brakes, Wheels and MRO Services for New 737 Next Generation Fleet

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) has been selected by Southwest Airlines to supply wheels, carbon brakes, MRO services and comprehensive asset management for its new fleet of Boeing 737-800 aircraft. The first aircraft was delivered in March of 2012. Goodrich's 737 Next Generation carbon brake uses proprietary DURACARB® carbon heat sink material. The DURACARB carbon...

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Plastic Conveyor Skate Wheels

POBCO PLASTICS manufacturers Plastic & Wood Conveyor Components and Friction-Reducing Parts including Bearings, Rollers, Guide Rails, Chain Guides, Wear Strips, Pulleys, Sprockets. POBCO lists 1000s of 'Standard' products with a major portion of their manufacture 'Custom' to customer specificatiions. For 2012 POBCO displays new and expanded Conveyor Skate Wheel options. Conveyor Skate Wheels are...

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Corrosion-Resistant Wheels suit heavy load applications.
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Corrosion-Resistant Wheels suit heavy load applications.

With tensile strength of 11,000 psi as well as resistance to moisture and chemicals, Nylast® wheels suit high-capacity applications in corrosive and sanitary environments. Products are made from solid cast nylon, and Nylast material is formulated with finely divided particles of molybdenum disulphide to enhance load bearing capability while maintaining impact resistance. While standard...

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Goodrich C-130 Carbon Brakes Significantly Reduce Brake Cooling Time, Enable Quicker Aircraft Turnaround

SINGAPORE, Feb. 13, 2012 - SINGAPORE AIRSHOW - Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) recently completed flight testing of its new carbon brake for the U.S. Air Force's fleet of C-130 transport aircraft, demonstrating a significant reduction in brake cooling time and enabling quicker aircraft turnaround. According to Jeff Atkinson, director of military programs at Goodrich's Aircraft Wheels and Brakes...

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Honeywell Takes Air China to New Heights

Next-generation Avionics Suite to Help Air China Maximize Operating Efficiency and Safety SINGAPORE, Feb. 13, 2012 - Air China has extended its relationship with Honeywell (NYSE: HON) Aerospace with a range of agreements covering avionics and wheels and brakes. With an increasing number of aircraft filling the skies, pilots need critical flight-related data, including weather and traffic...

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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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