Exelis To Supply A350-1000 Struts

Airbus has selected Exelis to produce composite struts for the centre wing box section of the forthcoming A350-1000.

Airbus has selected Exelis to produce composite struts for the centre wing box section of the forthcoming A350-1000.

The multimillion dollar deal follows on from Exelis winning the contract to supply floor beam struts for the A380.

Deliveries of struts for the A350-1000 are scheduled to begin next year and will continue through 2020.

Exelis also provides composite aerostructures for the 787.

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