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AVS-SYS Introduces its New Range of Ultra Lightweight Aerospace Flexible Ducting

AVS-SYS Introduces its New Range of Ultra Lightweight Aerospace Flexible Ducting

  • Tuesday, 8th March 2016
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AVS-SYS has introduced a new range of Ultra Lightweight Aerospace Low Pressure Flexible Ducting which is manufactured in the UK.

According to AVS-SYS, the ducting has been specifically designed to suit the demanding on-board environments found in aircraft of all types, whilst removing weight to provide long term operational savings.

The primary use of the Aerospace Flexible Ducting will be in the Low Pressure Air Distribution System, which is part of the Environmental Control System on board aircraft. The Flexible Ducting comes in a range of lengths and diameters with various cuff ends to provide all the possible options needed across the full spectrum of aircraft types. Both Single Ply for positive pressure and Twin Ply for negative pressure applications are available.

“We are very pleased to be introducing our new Ultra Lightweight Aerospace Flexible Ducting onto the market,” commented Andrew Whitehead, Engineering Director, AVS-SYS. “It has taken us many months of development to minimise weight in this new product, while still meeting all our customers’ requirements such as durability, uniform bend radius and ease of install.”

AVS-SYS explains that if provides high quality engineering, design, integration and manufacturing of products and complete systems utilising composite materials. It specialises in the aerospace sector across the full spectrum of commercial/military, fixed/rotary wing and manned/unmanned air vehicles. Its team of class leading, highly experienced professionals provides a level of expertise that is unmatched outside of a major aircraft manufacturer. This enables AVS-SYS to provide complete program management over the lifetime of a project from initial concept design, system integration, manufacturing and qualification through to in-service support.


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