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TUSAS awarded 737 MAX-8 tail feather contract
Thursday, 9 September 2021
Spirit has chosen Turkish Aerospace to manufacture and supply over 400 parts and sub-assemblies for a variety of Boeing platforms in addition to the contract to produce Section 48 tail feathers for the 737 MAX-8.

Spirit AeroSystems has awarded two contracts to Turkish Aerospace with the first being to manufacture and supply Section 48 tail feather for the Boeing 737 MAX-8 and the second to manufacture and supply over 400 parts and sub-assemblies for a range of Boeing platforms.

Prof. Temel Kotil, president and ceo, Turkish Aerospace says: "Our company continues to be among the manufacturers that are proven in the field of aerostructure with its half a century of experience. While we continue to produce national projects in the field of aviation industry in our country we also carry out high-quality crucial productions for the world's leading aerial platform manufacturers.

“We are delighted with the agreement including work packages of B737 MAX-8 Section 48 tail feather and various other sub-assemblies for Spirit AeroSystems which will be used in Boeing platforms."

Boeing has renewed ongoing work packages with Spirit AeroSystems for the manufacture and supply of 2,125 parts and sub-assemblies for various platforms including 737, 747 and 777 until 2028.

Contact details from our directory:
Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) Airframer
Spirit AeroSystems, Inc. Aircraft Control Surfaces, Aircraft Structural Components, Certification Services, Empennages, Engine Inlets, Engine Pylons, Engineering Design Services, Fairings, Fuselage Sections, Machining Services, Metal & Alloy Fabrications, Nacelles, Thrust Reversers, Wing Flaps, Wing Spoilers, Wings
Related aircraft programs:
Boeing 737
Related directory sectors:
Airframe Assemblies