El Monte, California - The Gill Corporation (TGC) is pleased to announce that Gillfab® 4122S is now available with allowables data that has been approved by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). OEMs and MROs can use this product with confidence as they design and manufacture interior structures and monuments.
"This project was a collaborative effort between TGC and Structural Integrity Engineering (SIE), after Gillfab® 4122S was selected for use in the forward galley, lavatory and ceilings of their new narrow body freighter conversion program. Our R&D team worked diligently with SIE engineers and the FAA to complete this project on an accelerated timeline. We’re thrilled with this achievement and we’re just getting started," stated Candi Burdick, TGC Director of Aftermarket Sales.
Gillfab® 4122S is a lightweight and low smoke and toxicity sandwich panel made from woven glass reinforced phenolic facings bonded to Meta-aramid honeycomb core. 1 mil white polyvinyl fluoride film can be added on the face side or both sides of the panel.
This panel meets the flammability requirements of 14 CFR Part 25 App F Parts I, IV and V for use in aircraft interior applications such as galleys, lavatories, partition walls, bulkheads, sidewalls, and ceilings.
The Gill Corporation has extensive vertically integrated capabilities that include fabrication, assembly and kitting. Parts can be delivered as "drop-in ready" for installation. For more information, please visit www.thegillcorp.com.