Thai Airways Chooses UTC Aerospace Systems’ Wheels And Brakes

UTC Aerospace Systems has been selected by Thai Airways International to supply the wheels and carbon brakes for its new fleet of 14 777-300ER aircraft. The component manufacturer will provide the equipment through its Wheels & Brakes business in Troy, Ohio. The carbon brakes will use ‘Duracarb’ carbon heat sink material to provide improved brake performance and a 35 per cent brake life advantage compared to its nearest competitor, according to UTC Aerospace Systems.

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