Aviation Painting. We offer a robust suite of OEM-qualified aircraft finishing and re-finishing capabilities across a broad spectrum of aircraft types for manufacturers, passenger and cargo airlines, leasing companies, private owner-operators and military. Our operations have been designed and engineered to deliver high-quality standards of finish, accelerate cycle times and maximize the life of the coatings systems applied.
Expert Aviation Painting and Exterior Decorating Services
Aviation Graphics. Our capabilities include the design and manufacture of customized mylar positioning tools, livery specific spray masks and stencils and mandatory and technical markings in accordance with the aircraft manufacturer’s aircraft maintenance manual (AMM). Complete sets of aviation graphics are manufactured, organized into kits and assigned to individual aircraft prior to commencing the aviation painting process.
Decorative Decals. We have teams of aviation painting specialists cross-trained to install decorative decals using techniques and methods developed to enhance adhesion and minimize drag on the applied products during flight. Our aircraft access equipment allows decal installations to be completed safely and efficiently, no matter the complexity, size or physical location on the aircraft (fuselage, winglets, engine nacelles or vertical tail plane).
Elite Aviation Quality and Operating Standards
Standards & Qualifications. We are committed to industry leading operating standards that value the needs and interests of our employees, customers, suppliers and business partners as well as the communities in which we operate. At each of our locations our operations are governed by a Quality Management System certified to the ISO 9001 & AS/EN9100 standards and an Environmental Management System certified to the ISO14001 standard. We work closely with our certification partner, the British Standards Institute or BSI Group, to continually monitor and improve our businesses in line with the current standards. Our commitment to elite operating standards is further evidenced by our Airbus A320 Family Special Process Qualification (Europe and the United States), Airbus A220 Series Special Process Qualification (United States) and FAA Part 145 Certification for limited airframe maintenance (United States).
State-of-the-Art Aviation Painting Centers by Design
Design & Build Capabilities. We operate state-of-the-art facilities of our own design. Working with professional designers, engineers and architects, we have developed a code-compliant paint shop specification to facilitate the high standards of our aviation painting activities. Our paint shops incorporate digitized building management systems to monitor and control the temperature and humidity in the paint shop and paint storage areas during the pre-paint preparation, painting and curing processes, providing objective data points which validate the conformance to material specifications. Emergency response measures include fire protection systems compliant to the NFPA 409 standard, waste management systems to manage the flow, separation, storage and disposal of hazardous materials and hangar lighting systems illuminate working areas on and around the aircraft at measurements up to 1,000 lux.