VSMPO-AVISMA and Aernnova Aerospace, S.A.U. have reached an agreement on technical and commercial aspects and practical arrangements related to the new package of titanium die forgings to produce A350-1000 Horizontal Tail Plane.
It has been also agreed to extend the current agreement which covers supply of die forgings for the same assembly for A350-900. During negotiations the parties proactively agreed to extend the current package of work to include additional part numbers in the form of hand and die forgings for A350-1000 MLGB Bulkhead.
This reached agreement will be valid till 2020 and is viewed by both companies as an important step for further development of mutually beneficial relationship.
«We’re continuously improving production efficiency and upgrading the technologies – these help to increase VSMPO-AVISMA production capacities and ensure sustainable development in the global titanium market», noted Mikhail Voevodin, VSMPO-AVISMA CEO. «We are ready to increase cooperation with Aernnova Aerospace – our established partner by adding value to the current products and extending the range of products to be supplied».
Aernnova is a leading aerostructures company specialized in the design and manufacturing of aerostructures and components, such as empennages, wings and rear fuselages.
Aernnova combine the integral Management of Major Aerostructures with SPECIALIZED BUSINESS UNITS for Engineering, Components Manufacturing and in Service Support, employ more than 4.600 people globally, with presence in eight countries (Spain, Mexico, USA, Brazil, UK, Rumania, India, China).
Aernnova participate in 25 Programs for 14 Customers, including Airbus, Embraer, Bombardier, Boeing, AgustaWestland, Sikorsky, Beechcraft.