Airbus supplier approval

Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology

ISSN: 0002-2667

Article publication date: 1 June 2004

Citation

(2004), "Airbus supplier approval", Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology, Vol. 76 No. 3. https://doi.org/10.1108/aeat.2004.12776cab.022

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

Copyright © 2004, Emerald Group Publishing Limited


Airbus supplier approval

Airbus supplier approval

Meggitt Silicone Products (MSP), a unit of Meggitt Aerospace Equipment Group, has recently announced that it has received supplier approval from Airbus and has commenced shipment of products for the A330 and A340 aircraft. This approval will support contracts at GKN-Alabama, Goodrich Aerospace and future Airbus and Airbus First Tier supplier contracts.

Initial shipment of products commenced in late November. MSP is initially providing GKN with more than 100 different aerospace seals used on the wing and numerous seals to Goodrich Aerospace.