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Saint-Gobain to supply nose radome for Pilatus PC-24 Twin Jet

News International-French

18 Jun 2013

The radomes will be manufactured with advanced Norton Armor materials from Saint-Gobain that provide superior radar transparency and in-flight durability.

"Saint-Gobain has been the radome supplier to the PC-12 for more than 20 years and we are excited to join with Pilatus on the new PC-24 business jet program", says Eric Evennou, Sales Manager, Europe, for Saint-Gobain Aerospace.
Saint Gobain engineers work closely with Pilatus to provide the hightest transparnecy radome and the lightest weight structure for the PC-24 business jet.

Saint-Gobain Aerospace specializes in the design, manufacture, repair and certification of high-performance aerospace composites and radomes. Saint-Gobain Aerospace is part of Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics, which employs more than 5,000 employees in 16 countries and supplies high-performance plastics including films, foams, coated fabrics, bearings, seals and fluid systems. Headquartered in Paris, Saint-Gobain is one of the top 100 industrial companies in the world and had sales of $55.5 billion in 2012.