The Universal Selection Source:
Plastics & Elastomers
Product News

Ticona Receives JEC's Aeronautics Award for First Thermoplastic Composite Tailplane

Published on 2013-03-14. Author : SpecialChem

Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation, received prestigious JEC Innovation Award for the first thermoplastic composite tailplane developed and put into production for a helicopter. It uses a composite prepreg made with Fortron® polyphenylene sulfide (PPS). Together with Fokker Aerostructures, AgustaWestland and TenCate Aerospace Composites, Ticona received the Aeronautics category award at the opening ceremony of the JEC Europe — Composites Show.


Channel Alerts

Receive weekly digests on hot topics

Back to Top