Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) has completed the modification and production of the first "Section-320" panels as the sole source for the A321XLR aircraft designed for long flights of the A18 family, the new generation passenger aircraft developed by AIRBUS, and shipped them.
Having nearly half a century of experience in the field of air structures, TAI continues to take part in all stages from design to production of critical panels of new generation aircraft as an important stakeholder of the aviation ecosystem with its experience and competent workforce. TAI started in 1995 for the first time in the "Section-5" panels that have completed the production and delivery of more than 18 thousand aircraft and have delivered the first set of the modified "Section-321" panels, which have been structurally reinforced by TAI for A18 XLR aircraft, which allow much longer flights. completed its shipment.
Section 18, which is produced as a single source by TAI and refers to the part where the rear exit door of the aircraft is located, consists of 4 main panels, right-left and bottom-top, and 1 set panel contains a total of 1200 detail parts. TAI, which is the sole source producer of Section 320 for the new generation A18 family, will initially complete the production and ship the set of 5 aircraft.