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GKN Aerospace strengthens Executive Committee with two new leadership appointments

GKN Aerospace names Krisstie Kondrotis President Defence and Julie Smyth General Counsel, both bringing significant OEM experience to the business Farnborough. 30 October 2019. GKN Aerospace has appointed KrisstieRead more ›

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GKN Aerospace breaks new ground in large composite wing structure technology

Design, manufacture and delivery of a 4-metre mid-scale demonstrator tool for composite wing spar of Airbus’ ‘Wing of Tomorrow’ programme Large scale use of Resin Transfer Moulding (RTM)Read more ›

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GKN Aerospace announces global integration

GKN Aerospace to reorganise to become more customer-focused and improve operational performance The global transformation follows years of growth-by-acquisition, and will see it move from four independent internalRead more ›

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GKN Aerospace pushing boundaries of industrialised additive manufacturing

Paris. 24 June 2019. GKN Aerospace is to lead two ground-breaking collaborative additive manufacturing (AM) research programmes, AIRLIFT and DAM and will inject its unique Laser Metal Deposition byRead more ›

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GKN Aerospace expands RRSP contract with Pratt & Whitney

Paris. 19 June 2019. GKN Aerospace announced at the Paris Airshow that it has expanded its Risk and Revenue Sharing Partnership (RRSP) with Pratt & Whitney, a divisionRead more ›

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GKN Aerospace opens world’s largest additive manufacturing pilot production cell

Paris. 17 June 2019. GKN announced the commissioning of a second additive manufacturing cell (Cell 2) at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL). LocatedRead more ›

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RAF aircrew have commenced flying phase of training for P-8A Poseidon

London. 24 April  2019. RAF aircrew have commenced the flying phase of training to fly the Poseidon MRA Mk1 (P-8A), the UK’s new maritime patrol aircraft.Pilots, Weapons SystemRead more ›

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GKN Aerospace obtains EASA STCs for ADS-B Out modification for the Boeing 747 & 757

EASA has issued Supplemental Type Certificates (STC) to GKN Fokker Services for ADS-B Out modification for the Boeing 747-400 and 757-200 & 757-300 aircraft, including freighter versions  EachRead more ›

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GKN Aerospace steps into widebody MRO market

GKN Aerospace’s Fokker Techniek completes major maintenance on Air Europa’s A330 First widebody major maintenance project for the business’s MRO and Completion centre in Woensdrecht, The Netherlands MoreRead more ›

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GKN Aerospace and UTAS have signed a lifetime Repair License Agreement

Trollhättan, Sweden. 17 October 2018. GKN Fokker Services and UTC Aerospace Systems (UTAS) have entered into a lifetime Repair License Agreement to support UTAS’ hydraulic flight control components ofRead more ›

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