Tods Aerospace Wins Safran Seats GB First Class Suite Work Statement

February 25 2019

Tods Aerospace, a Unitech Aerospace company and leader in advanced composite materials technologies, was successful in obtaining a new statement of work to design and manufacture the composite structures for a new “Upper First Class” suite for Safran Seats GB, based in Cwmbran, Wales.

“We are pleased to support Safran and their luxurious and cutting-edge first class suites,” said Rob Ludford, Vice President and Managing Director of Tods Aerospace. “Our unique ability to support Safran’s design for manufacture process and our expertise in composites enabled us to secure this prestigious statement of work.”

A technical team from Tods Aerospace will be embedded with the Safran team and will advise on the configuration, engineering and materials selection. The design process is scheduled to begin in late 2018 with tooling to be produced in 2019 and manufacture commencing in 2020. A total of 21 shipsets will be produced with the current program of work scheduled to complete in 2024

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