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Published on: 7th June 2019

It’s less than two weeks to go until the 53rd International Paris Air Show, WEAF will be taking stand G160 in the UK Pavilion, Hall 2B.
Let us know if you are going to be there,  come and chat to the team!
Meet the WEAF members who will be exhibiting with us…
Walker AEC
Renowned for “making things happen” Walker AEC are more than just a machine shop.
With a variety of modern machine tools and a well-managed supply chain, Walker AEC specialise in the supply of complex Landing Gear, Hydraulic and Actuation components and assemblies manufactured to customers specifications.
Walker AEC are certainly open for business despite the uncertainty of Brexit, and with a reputation for “making things happen” Walker AEC are here at the 2019 Paris Air Show with a desire to open up new opportunities for the supply of Landing Gear, Hydraulic and Actuation components and assemblies not only within the EU but worldwide too.
Walker AEC are more than just a machine shop and as a family business we are proud to supply high quality highly complex parts and assemblies under our AS9100 approval.
AMETEK Specialty Metal Products (SMP), is a world-leader in the production of high-performance metal powder, tube and strip products for critical airframe and engine applications across the civil aircraft, defence and space sectors. With over 75 years of expertise in the Aerospace industry, AMETEK SMP consists of six leading specialty metal businesses: Fine Tubes, Superior Tube, Reading Alloys, Hamilton Precision Metals, AMETEK SMP Wallingford and AMETEK SMP Eighty Four.
AMETEK SMP offers an extensive portfolio of advanced metallurgical products in titanium, stainless steel, nickel and specialty alloys for the aerospace industry:

  • Precision Tubes for hydraulic control systems, actuation, fuel lines and Specialising in Titanium, Ni and stainless alloys.
  • Master Alloys used in the production of titanium alloys and superalloys,
  • Donor Material Al/Cr and Al/Co for engine hot gas path coatings
  • Powder for thermal barrier applications
  • Metal Strip for sensor diaphragms
  • Brazing Foils for engine fan blades, vanes and housings
  • High Purity Nickel Strip & powders for thermal batteries
  • Shaped Wire for throttles, push-pull mechanisms, fuel shutoffs and fasteners

The Paris Air Show provides a great opportunity to meet and engage with existing aerospace customers, key players and prospects in one location at the industry’s largest Air Show.  With increasing global aircraft build rates and growing demands for high performance materials, the show offers a unique platform for AMETEK SMP to promote its capabilities in manufacturing specialty metal products for the most-critical aerospace applications.
Ontic, a BBA Aviation company, is an Industry Leader, with over 45 years of aerospace product manufacturing and aftermarket support experience.  Ontic provides FAA, CAAS, CAAC, TCCA, DCA, EASA Part 21 and 145 OEM support, including new and serviceable spares and repairs for over 6,500 maturing aircraft parts.
Hempel Special Metals
Hempel Special Metals Ltd, are an AS 9120 APPROVED service centres for the Hempel group of companies specializing in the supply of Semi-finished materials used widely in the aerospace market.
Hempel hold a range of product forms in materials such as Titanium, Nickel Alloy, and aircraft grades of stainless steels.
Hempel Special Metals are again exhibiting at the Paris Air Show for the, this is due to the complete success achieved through previous year’s attendance.
As a SC21 approved supplier and holding end user approvals, Hempel Special continues to expand its presence in the supply of special metals into the aircraft industries globally through our international presence.
We are therefore looking forward to meeting our existing clients alongside potential clients to discuss the needs and issues faced within the aerospace market place.
Let us know if you’re going to Paris on social media! Use #parisairshow and mention WEAF!