TenCate co-recipient 2014 JEC Innovation Award on composite aircraft seat
TenCate Advanced Composites, a leading supplier of advanced composite materials for the aerospace industry, is pleased to announce that the JEC 2014 Aircraft Interiors Innovation Award has been won for the Titanium Seat by Expliseat and its partners TenCate Advanced Composites, RocTool, Hexcel and A&P Technology. The Titanium Seat is the first composite aircraft seat to pass dynamic 16g crash tests and being twice as light as the nearest competition. This innovative seat is the most efficient economy-class seat for the Airbus A320 and Boeing B737 families. This prestigious award is awarded this afternoon at the JEC show in Paris, France, by Henk Kamp, the Dutch Minister of Economic Affairs.