Technical Fibre Products Ltd and AGC AeroComposites to introduce Lightweight Composite Solution for Aircraft Fuel Systems at the 2014 Farnborough International Airshow

July 4, 2014

Technical Fibre Products Ltd (TFP) and AGC AeroComposites (AGC) today announced that they will debut a new lightweight composite solution for aircraft fuel systems at the Farnborough International Airshow. This joint development, patent pending, enables the electrical resistance of composite components to be precisely controlled and has the potential to provide a weight saving of up to 200 kg per aircraft. Read more...


AGC AeroComposites and ATK Sign Teaming Agreement Industry Resource Will Provide Comprehensive Aerospace Composites Solutions

FARNBOROUGH, England, July 14, 2014 -- AGC AeroComposites and ATK (NYSE: ATK) announced a teaming agreement today creating an aerospace and defense industry resource spanning the full scope and scale of aerospace composites structures. Under terms of the agreement, the companies will team to pursue content on both commercial and military platforms with an emphasis on tape lay and hand lay-up solutions. Read more...


Increased Use of Composites in Aviation Industry Positions AGC AeroComposites for Continued Growth

AGC AeroComposites is responding to the growing demand in the aerospace and defense industry by partnering with key customers to provide lifecycle solutions and affordable integrated composites. Fueled by growth in the civil and defense market, the use of composites is forecasted to grow at 8.5% per year. Evidence of this increase can be seen with the composite content on modern aircraft growing from 10% on the Boeing 777 to over 50% on the Boeing 787. Read more...


AGC AeroComposites Awarded Funding to Sustain Employment and Create New Aerospace Jobs in the U.K.

FARNBOROUGH, England -- AGC AeroComposites, a global supplier of composite and metallic aerostructures and components to the aerospace and defense industry, has been awarded £1.2 million in funding as part of the Sharing in Growth program. The funding will be distributed over the next four years to maintain and create aerospace jobs in the U.K. Read more...


Commuter Air Technology develops new products to enhance payload, reduce gross weight and increase aircraft safety

Company possesses dozens of FAA certifications that allow it to install new products and enhancements to business and general aviation aircraft Read more...


Acorn Growth Companies’ Leader to Address Emerging Trends in Global Supply Chain for Aircraft Engines at Farnborough Air Show

FARNBOROUGH, England - Acorn Growth Companies (AGC) Partner, Rick Nagel, will be addressing the global aerospace and defense industry at the Farnborough Air Show. He will be part of a panel discussing emerging trends in the global aerospace supply chain. The briefing led by Aviation Week and SpeedNews, will take place on Wednesday, 16 July 2014 at 09:00 BST in the Cody Room in the Media Center, Hall 1A. Read more...


Commuter Air Technology goes from a small general aviation firm to an innovative industry leader in ISR integration and mission support

Company has challenged the industry paradigm by introducing new technologies and offering customized services to commercial aviation and government customers. Read more...


CAT’s John Heiderstadt plays a key role in evaluating and defining international flight standards International Flight Inspection Symposium meets in OKC this week to consider issues that impact flight safety worldwide

An influential international aerospace organization meets in Oklahoma City this week to consider technologies and environmental issues impacting global flight inspection operations, and contributing to its deliberations is a key employee from Commuter Air Technology (CAT). Read more...


Valair Aviation opens FBO to aerial firefighters in their efforts to keep state safe from fire emergencies.

Valair Aviation opens FBO to aerial firefighters in their efforts to keep state safe from fire emergencies. Valair Aviation opened its fixed based operation (FBO) to flight crews and firefighting aircraft during wildfires that burned more than 3,200 acres in Logan County in early-May, greatly enhancing efforts to contain the fire. Read more...


AGC AeroComposites to exhibit at the 2014 Undersea Defence Technology (UDT) Exposition

AGC’s recent support to the DDG 1000 program with the fitting of the first sonar dome to USS Zumwalt, acoustic treatments, submarine radomes and acoustic windows to be highlighted in UDT 2014 at Liverpool  Read more...


Veracity Technology Solutions to Present at the 7F Users Group Annual Conference

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. May 16, 2014.  Veracity’s President Kevin McKinley to make technology presentation before leaders in the power generation industry.  Read more...


AGC Aerospace & Defense announces Chief Financial Officer of its SinglePoint Finance Group.

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK -- AGC Aerospace & Defense announces the appointment of Dale Jordan to Chief Financial Officer of its SinglePoint Finance Group, which provides financing to a broad range of private... Read more...


AGC AeroComposites to Exhibit at the 2014 Mission Solutions Summit

AGC AeroComposites, an AGC Aerospace & Defense company will showcase its engineering and manufacturing capabilities at the Army Aviation Association of America (AAAA) 2014 Mission Solutions. Summit May 4-6 in Nashville, Tenn. Read more...


AGC Aerospace & Defense (AGC) announces merger between SinglePoint and Aerolend

AGC Aerospace & Defense (AGC) announces merger between SinglePoint and Aerolend AGC Aerospace & Defense (AGC) announces the merger of its financial unit SinglePoint... Read more...


Acorn Growth Companies Names VP of Marketing & Communications

Acorn Growth Companies (Acorn) announces Erika Lucas has been named Vice President of Marketing & Communications for the Oklahoma City-based private equity firm. Read more...


Commuter Air Technology signs distribution agreement with Professional Aviation Associates


Acorn Growth Cos. Promotes Kendra Clements VP of Human Resources.

Acorn Growth Companies (AGC) announces that it has promoted Kendra Clements to Vice President of Human Resources Read more...


Commuter Air Technology Names Bill Coultrup as Director for Global Threats and Response

Commuter Air Technology, Inc. (CAT), an AGC Aerospace & Defense company, has named Bill Coultrup as Director for Global Threats and Response. Read more...


Commuter Air Technology Opens Office at MacDill Air Force Base (Tampa)


AGC Composites and Aerostructures names Joe Paustenbaugh Vice President of Engineering

Paustenbaugh brings more than three decades of composite structures experience, and will be responsible for advancing the organization’s technology strategy, supporting its five operating companies with new technology and integrating programs and opportunities between its companies. Read more...