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Kaman Awarded 777/767 Fixed Trailing Edge Kits LTA by Boeing


Kaman Corporation announced today that its Aerosystems division (Kaman) has been awarded a multi-year contract for the production of fixed trailing edge (FTE) kits and assemblies for the 777 and 767 commercial programs. The award from Boeing Commercial Airplanes (Boeing) is a continuation of the work Kaman has performed for Boeing since the launch of the 767 program almost thirty years ago.

“This multi-program award is a testimony to Kaman’s ability to effectively support our customers’ needs in producing aircraft. We have worked with Boeing to enhance affordability and competitiveness through year over year cost reductions across Kaman’s Boeing portfolio,” stated Greg Steiner, President of Kaman Aerospace Group.

To date Kaman has provided more than 1,000 FTE kits and assemblies for each of the 777 and 767 programs since 1995 and 1986, respectively.

Kaman is a leading supplier of integrated structures including metallic and composite structural assemblies and detail metallic parts for OEM and Tier I aerospace companies engaged in commercial and military aircraft programs. Kaman provides complete aerostructure solutions including design, tooling, manufacturing, testing, and product support.

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Autor: Redakcja Świat

Redakcja Świat