Aerospace Industry Overview
A world leader in carbon fiber and composite materials for commercial and defense aircraft, helicopters, engines, satellites and launchers, Hexcel is also a specialist in lightweight composite components including engineered core parts, HexMC® components and complete structures.
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HexTow® Carbon Fiber
Aerospace qualified Standard Modulus and Intermediate Modulus fibers for weight-saving, stiffness and strength
Film adhesives, foaming films and pastes for metal-to-metal and composite bonding.
An extensive range of woven, UD and multiaxial reinforcements
Metallic and non-metallic cores for exceptional stiffness with virtually no added weight.
Fiber-reinforcements impregnated with epoxy, phenolic, BMI or cyanate ester resin.
HexTOOL® Tooling Materials
For light weight and high tolerance accuracy machineable tooling.
HexFlow® Infusion Resins
RTM and VaRTM liquid resins for direct processing.
HiTape® Advanced Reinforcements
High performacne unidirectional reinforcements
HexWeb® EC Engineered Core
High quality honeycomb parts to precise customer specifications.
Broadband noise-reducing honeycomb solution for aircraft engines and nacelles.
Fibrelam® Aircraft Flooring
Lightweight structural panels for selected aircraft programs.
Series production of high performance lightweight carbon fiber/epoxy parts.
Lightweight, high-strength composite structures and assemblies.