GKN Aerospace - Portsmouth
GKN Aerospace – Portsmouth designs, develops, qualifies and manufactures a range of elastomeric products and associated systems for aerospace, military, marine and commercial applications.
PORTSMOUTH IN NUMBERS
GKN Aerospace supplies an extensive range of products for different types of fixed and rotary wing aircraft, land vehicles, missiles, UAVs, torpedos and marine vessels.
Emergency Flotation Systems
Our systems have evolved to meet the requirement for lighter weight with enhanced performance and reliability in service. This has been achieved through continuous development of advanced technology materials.
Roto-Moulded Fuel Tanks
Roto-moulding (RM) is a high engineering based technology with robust manufacturing processes at a relatively low cost to the supply of fuel/liquid containment for all types of platforms.
GKN Aerospace – Portsmouth currently provides fuel storage and emergency flotation systems to over 100 programmes including:
Bell 505 / 525 / 407
EC135 / EC145 / EC130
S-92 / S-76
HAL ALH / LUH