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Kaman receives award from MBDA for composite components for missile program

News International-French

22 Sep 2015

The company announces that it has received an order for composite parts from European missile developer and manufacturer MBDA for one of their missile programs. The contract has an expected value of more than $4.4M, bringing total program orders to date to over $14.1M.

“We are excited about the growth being realized on this MBDA missile program and are dedicated to the continued quality and delivery performance we have provided on our portion to get us to this juncture" stated James Larwood, Director, Kaman Composites UK Limited.

Kaman supplies multiple composite components to MBDA UK for this missile program.

About Kaman:
Kaman Composites UK is a subsidiary of Kaman Aerosystems, a division of the aerospace segment of Kaman Corporation, which was founded in 1945 by aviation pioneer Charles H. Kaman. Headquartered in Bloomfield, Connecticut, Kaman Corporation conducts business in the aerospace and distribution markets. The company produces and/or markets widely used proprietary aircraft bearings and components; complex metallic and composite aerostructures for commercial, military and general aviation fixed and rotary wing aircraft; aerostructure engineering design analysis and FAA certification services; safe and arm solutions for missile and bomb systems for the U.S. and allied militaries; subcontract helicopter work; production of the K-MAX medium-to-heavy lift helicopter and support for the company's SH-2G Super Seasprite maritime aircraft.

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