GORE Introduces New High Performance Aerospace Wires

W. L. Gore & Associates announced a new solution that meets higher voltages as the trend continues towards aircraft electrification to reduce the impact of air transport on the environment. GORE High Performance Aerospace Wires, GWN3000 Series, deliver a combination of mechanical strength and electrical reliability without increasing wire bundle size or weight, the company says.…

MD Helicopters Awarded Two Army Contracts

MD Helicopters, Inc. (MDHI) announced two independent contract awards from Army Contracting Command-Redstone to support allied operations of the MD 530F Cayuse Warrior helicopter. The first contract, worth $6.1 million, requires MDHI to retrofit 18 legacy MD 530F helicopters operated by the Afghanistan Air Force with ballistic-tolerant crashworthy fuel systems (CWFS). Jointly developed with Robertson…

Sherwin-Williams JetPen Makes Small Touch-Ups Easier

Protect your aircraft integrity and aesthetic with JetPen, a 2K fully-reactive paint that delivers the same exceptional strength and crosslinked durability found in aircraft paint but with the application ease of using a pen. This new touch-up pen from Sherwin-Williams Aerospace Coatings is ideal for use on aircraft exteriors and interior cabins at any point…

Cementex Announces Range of T-Handle Tools Including Hex Wrenches, 6-Point Socket Wrenches, and Drivers

Cementex, the safety tool specialists, announced the availability of its T-Handle Driver Tools, including Hex Head Wrenches, 6-Point Socket Wrenches, and Drives. All of the T-Handle tools incorporate the superior Cementex 2-layer insulation system and solid core handle to distribute pressure evenly through the gloved hand. Made in the USA featuring hardened American steel, the…

Bell Announces Collaboration Agreement for New Bell 429 Law Enforcement Demonstrator in Germany

Bell Textron announced a new collaboration agreement with Elektroniksystem-und Logistik-GmbH (ESG) to install their Mission Management System in a Bell 429 as a law enforcement demonstrator. This new demonstrator will be used to showcase the aircraft’s capabilities to the police and military markets in Europe and across the globe. “With the Bell 429 certified to…

FREE virtual Maintenance Safety Symposium “Troubleshooting Technology”

ATTENTION Aviation MECHANICS: Last chance to register for the FREE Virtual Maintenance Safety Symposium “Troubleshooting Technology” Where: Hosted on ZOOM When: Wednesday September 23  11:00 am – 5:00 pm Eastern (US/Canada) Hosted LIVE from Airbus Helicopters Inc.’s Maintenance Training Center in Texas. The event is being organized by Pilot Landing LLC and sponsored by S.A.F.E. Structure…

Bell Presents the Turkish National Police with the Outstanding Operational Readiness Award

Bell Textron announced the Turkish National Police were presented an award for “Outstanding Operational Readiness.” The force operates 14 Bell 429s for its safety and security missions. The fleet’s operational readiness is above 95 percent. “It is an honor to award the Turkish National Police this plaque for outstanding operational readiness,” said Clay Bridges, regional…

Environmentally Responsible Emitting Devices Powered by Nano VpCI provide Multimetal Corrosion Protection

Cortec says it has a longstanding commitment to environmental responsibility which has resulted in its expanding portfolio of sustainable products. Cortec’s VpCI devices protect metals by conditioning enclosed environments with corrosion inhibiting vapor molecules. Molecules are attracted to and adsorb onto metallic surfaces resulting in the formation of nanofilms, very thin microscopic molecular layers of…

Greene Tweed Announces New, Ultra-Low-Temperature EPM 953 Elastomer for Phosphate Ester Hydraulic Systems

Greene Tweed, a maker of high-performance seals, thermoplastics, composites, and engineered components, announces the release of its new EPM 953 elastomer for phosphate ester hydraulic systems in aerospace applications. Developed for its ultra-low-temperature performance and compatibility with phosphate ester hydraulic fluids, EPM 953 outperforms existing EP elastomers and maintains an excellent seal at temperatures as…