Airbus re-affirms its commitment to our long-term technical partnership with the award of 3-year contracts covering the continuation of our work in the Fuel Systems domain. The work packages involve all Airbus aircraft types including in-service aircraft, new aircraft development and research and technology programmes. This assured ongoing engagement with our largest customer will under-pin WEC’s continued success, growth and development.
WEC now has a permanent establishment at Brabazon Park in Filton, on the doorstep of our major customer Airbus and ideally placed to support the South-West aerospace industry.
WEC’s Manchester office is now certified to BS EN ISO 9001, EN 9100 and AS 9100 Rev C.
Long-term research and testing contract awarded aiming to better characterise the physics and behaviour of ice in aircraft fuel systems. Fuel system water management and icing is one of WEC’s particular strengths with many years experience across several aircraft types.
Memorandum of Understanding signed with Spanish aerospace company AERTEC, enabling collaboration on larger projects drawing on each company’s complementary skills and capabilities. The whole is greater than the sum of the parts.
1.5 year package researching fluid-mechanical technologies for the management of water in aircraft fuel systems for Airbus.