Log in to use our free company, program and sector update tracker feature.

Front page

Heroux-Devtek signs long-term agreement with Dassault Aviation on new business jet program

Héroux-Devtek Inc. (TSX: HRX), a leading Canadian manufacturer of aerospace and industrial products, today announced that the French aircraft manufacturer Dassault Aviation ("Dassault") has awarded its Landing Gear product line operations a contract to provide the landing gear for a new business jet program.

Under the terms of the long-term agreement, Héroux-Devtek will design, develop, fabricate, assemble, qualify and participate in the certification of the landing gear and actuation system for the new aircraft. This life-cycle mandate also includes the provision of spare parts.

"This contract further confirms Héroux-Devtek as a major player in the design and development of landing gear for business aircraft programs and we are very proud to have been selected for this important project," said Martin Brassard, Vice-President and General Manager of Héroux-Devtek's Landing Gear product line. "This new contract reaffirms the strength of our engineering team and its ability to gradually expand its technological know-how to new applications."

"In keeping with its strategic objectives, Héroux-Devtek's portfolio of proprietary products continues to grow," said Gilles Labbé, President and Chief Executive Officer of Héroux-Devtek. "This fourth design and development contract won since 2007, and third in the business jet category, reinforces our reputation in this market. More importantly, Héroux-Devtek continues to broaden its international reach as Dassault is a new world-class customer and we are looking forward to build a longstanding relationship between our two organizations."

Press release issued by Heroux Devtek Inc. on November 26, 2010


 Contact details from our directory:
Heroux Devtek Inc. Aircraft Landing Gear, Hydraulic Actuators, Rotor Hub Assemblies, Torque Tube Drives, Aircraft Structural Components, Engine Parts, Wings, Fuselage Sections, Helicopter Landing Gear, Avionics Racks, Mechanical Actuators
Dassault Aviation Airframer


 Related directory sectors:
Landing Assemblies

Enhanced listings:

Victrex Plc
New VICTREX® AE250 composites and hybrid molding technology are changing the equation in Aerospace composites – find out more!

United Performance Metals
A global distributor and processor of titanium products for over 40 years, and a leading supplier to the aerospace industry.

USA Borescopes
USA Borescopes is a global supplier of world class visual inspection equipment. We are the one stop source for aviation professionals.

Fine Tubes
Manufacturer of precision tubes in high strength titanium, stainless steel and nickel alloys, seamless, welded or welded & redrawn

Oerlikon Balzers Coating AG
Oerlikon Balzers is one of the world’s leading suppliers of surface technologies

See our advertising tariff.


data pages remaining in monthly quota for non-subscribers

© Copyright of Airframer Limited, operated under licence by Stansted News Limited 2017. Terms & Conditions of reading.