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TenCate supplies composites to ICON Aircraft A5 amphibious sport aircraft

News International-French

16 Sep 2014

The company is a supplier of advanced composites to ICON Aircraft for the innovative A5 amphibious sport aircraft, which recently had its first flight and successful unveiling. The aircraft company has already received market response for more than 1,400 A5 positions.

The first production of the A5 amphibious sport aircraftmakes extensive use of advanced composites from TenCate to achieve high strength, lightweight and outstanding performance in a wide range of environmental conditions.

ICON Aircraft is a consumer sport plane manufacturer founded in response to the new sport flying category. Its first plane is the A5, an amphibious sport aircraft that fuses outstanding aeronautical engineering with world-class product design. It has won some of the world’s most prestigious design awards and has inspired a global following. The company has already received market response for more than 1,400 A5 positions.

More information: www.tencate.com