07/19/2016 Liebherr-Aerospace on Board with TRJet for 328 Series

Liebherr-Aerospace signed two contracts regarding the TRJet’s 328 Series on July 12, 2016 at Farnborough Airshow: The company will supply the complete air management system for the aircraft. The scope includes design and service of the bleed air system, precooling, cabin and cockpit environmental conditioning, as well as the pressurization system. It will be operated by a single integrated controller and ensures a safe, healthy and comfortable environment during flight. Furthermore, Liebherr-Aerospace will supply the flap and spoiler actuation subsystem for the 328 Series.

The TRJet 328 will fly with technology of Liebherr on board – Copyright: TRJet

The TRJet 328 will fly with technology of Liebherr on board – Copyright: TRJet

“Liebherr’s word-wide experience and reputation is critical to ensuring that the 328 Series continues its proven reliability to perform under the most demanding circumstances, said Cem Ugur, General Manager of TRJet. “They are the clear partner as we modernize the aircraft with a focus on increasing performance and managing costs.”

The air management system is among the most important contributors to the comfort on board an aircraft. Liebherr offers a demonstrated capability to develop, supply and service all aircraft and engine air systems.

In addition, Liebherr-Aerospace will provide the flap and spoiler actuation subsystem for the aircraft, which includes the flap actuation, flap control switch and the flap control computer. Liebherr will develop a next generation flap control computer that features obsolescence-free, weight-optimized, high-performance electronics.

“We are delighted to have established this promising relationship with TRJet and to be a part of this aircraft program”, said Nicolas Bonleux, Managing Director & Chief Sales Officer at Liebherr-Aerospace & Transportation SAS. Liebherr’s latest lightweight, high-reliability air management and flight control solutions are ideal for the 328 Series as TRJet prepares to meet the increasing need within the global aviation market.”

Participants at the ceremony during Farnborough Airshow 2016 – Copyright: Liebherr-Aerospace.

Participants at the ceremony during Farnborough Airshow 2016 – Copyright: Liebherr-Aerospace.

From left to right: Fatih Ozmen, Owner and CEO of Sierra Nevada Corporation, Ismail Demir, Ph.D., Undersecretary for Defence Industries, Suay Alpay, Deputy Minister of Defence, Republic of Turkey, Muharrem Dortkasli, President and CEO, TAI, Dave Jackson, Executive Officer, TRJet, Colin Mahoney, Senior Vice President, International and Service Solutions, Rockwell Collins, Edward Hoskin, Vice President Engineering & Development, P&WC, Christophe Tily, Marketing & Sales Director, Liebherr-Aerospace Toulouse SAS and Thomas Hummel, Marketing & Sales Director, Liebherr-Aerospace Lindenberg GmbH at the ceremony during Farnborough Airshow 2016 – Copyright: Liebherr-Aerospace

Liebherr-Aerospace is a leading supplier of systems for the aviation industry

Liebherr-Aerospace & Transportation SAS, Toulouse (France), is one of eleven divisional control companies within the Liebherr Group and coordinates all activities in the aerospace and transportation systems sectors.

Liebherr-Aerospace is a leading supplier of systems for the aviation industry and has more than five decades of experience in this field. The range of aviation equipment produced by Liebherr for the civil and military sectors includes flight control and actuation systems, landing gear and air management systems as well as gears and gearboxes. These systems are deployed in wide-bodied aircraft, single aisle and regional aircraft, business jets, combat aircraft, military transporters, military training aircraft, civil helicopters and combat helicopters.

Liebherr’s aerospace and transportation systems division employs around 4,900 people. It has four aviation equipment production plants at Lindenberg (Germany), Toulouse (France), Guaratinguetá (Brazil) and Nizhny Novgorod (Russia). These production sites offer a worldwide service with additional customer service centers in Saline (Michigan/USA), Seattle (Washington/USA), Montreal (Canada), Hamburg (Germany), Moscow (Russia), Dubai (UAE), Singapore and Shanghai (People’s Republic of China).

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