GKN Aerospace - Garden Grove

Overview

Overview

GKN Aerospace – Garden Grove is the world’s leading provider of military transparency systems and commercial aircraft transparency. 

We offer a full range of capabilities for design, analysis, testing and certification of military canopies, cockpit windows and passenger windows.

GARDEN GROVE IN NUMBERS

Plant size
30,134 sqm
Number of employees
400
Capabilities
4

Capabilities

Cockpit Windows

Cockpit Windows

Design, certification, testing and manufacturing of glass windshields and acrylic cockpit windows.  

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Passenger Cabin Windows

Passenger Cabin Windows

Design development and manufacturing. Over 2 million CrystalVue II™ proprietary abrasion resistant coated windows are in service worldwide.

Canopies

Canopies

Over 60 years of design, certification and manufacturing of military canopies.  

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Aftermarket

Aftermarket

FAA/EASA certified 145 repair station offering component repair and overhaul for framed window assemblies. 

Programmes

Programmes

GKN Aerospace – Garden Grove currently provides cockpit windows, passenger cabin windows, and canopies to over 45 programmes including:

  • F-35 Lighting II
  • Boeing 787 Dreamliner
  • Boeing 737NG
  • Airbus A350 XWB
  • CH-53K
  • HondaJet
  • Bombardier CSeries
  • Mitsubishi Regional Jet