PPG facilities in Huntsville, AL, and Sylmar, CA, and its Ampaspace subsidiary in Casaletto Vaprio, Italy, near Milan, were recognized for supplying Gulfstream with flight-deck windows and passenger-cabin windows.
Its 10th-anniversary livery gave Jetstar reason to celebrate with an Airbus A320 aircraft painted orange, with white and black lettering and a white star, that should keep its good looks for years to come.
Working from black-and-white photographs, LOT and PPG officials created the colors for a retro design honoring a historic livery and the airline’s original logo that featured a representation of a crane in flight.
PPG has qualified PRC FIP Strip form-in-place sealant tape to SAE International's Aerospace Material Specification 3379 for polysulfide rubber preformed strips used to seal removable doors, skins and panels.
It has designed uniquely shaped, lightweight glass windshields and side cockpit windows for the new Dassault Falcon 5X business jet that accentuate the cockpit’s aerodynamics and afford expansive visibility.
The restored Mystere 20 business jet with serial number 1 will be on display on Le Bourget Airport’s tarmac, in front of the Advanced Air Support facility, through June 23, after which it returns to France’s air and space museum, Musée de l'Air et de...
PPG Industries’ aerospace coatings group has developed a “green” selectively strippable coatings system for Airbus Military A330 Multi-Role Tanker Transport jets ordered by the U.K. Royal Air Force under the Future Strategic Transport Aircraft...
Testing has confirmed nine coatings systems by PPG Industries' aerospace business, including chromate-free basecoat/clearcoat systems, meet requirements of SAE International's Aerospace Material Specification 3095A for airline exterior paint.