GKN Aerospace - El Cajon
GKN Aerospace - El Cajon manufactures lightweight structures for high performance aerospace applications.
Specializing in lightweight titanium and aluminium alloy engine components including rings, modules, ducts and compressor cases. GKN Aerospace - El Cajon also repairs fan blades and cases for jet engines
GKN AEROSPACE - EL CAJON IN NUMBERS
Manufacture of a range of welded high temperature bearing housing structures.
Metallic Fan Cases
Manufacture of large diameter aluminium and titanium fan containment cases applying roll forming, welding and chemical milling to offer cost and weight benefit.
Core Engine Ducts
Manufacture of military core engine ducts across a range of programs applying Unistructure (TM) technology to offer comparable weight to composites for significantly lower cost.
Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul Services
Offering an industry-leading range of fan blade repair and overhaul under full FAA/EASA certification.
GKN Aerospace – El Cajon currently provides engine structures to over 20 programmes including:
- A350 XWB
- V-22 Osprey