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Hexcel To Supply Composite Materials For A350 XWB  
User currently offlineAviationbuff From India, joined Mar 2008, 1432 posts, RR: 3
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US structural materials firm Hexcel has won a contract to supply carbon fibre composite materials for major primary structures of the Airbus A350 XWB.

The award covers the entire family of A350 XWB aircraft through 2025, and is expected to generate revenues of $4 billion to $5 billion over the life of the contract.

“In the coming months, as the A350 XWB design is finalized, Hexcel and Airbus have agreed to complete the final specification and qualification of Hexcel’s materials for the selected primary structures,” says Hexcel in a statement.

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