January 10, 2013
Fokker Elmo successfully started manufacturing for new GKN Aerospace contract
Fokker Elmo B.V., part of Fokker Technologies, has successfully started manufacturing Electrical Wiring harnesses for engine nacelles made at GKN Aerospace Cowes, for a range of military transport and commercial aircraft as well as business and private jets. Fokker Elmo is already supplying GKN Aerospace with Airbus A320 wing wiring. The new contract confirms Fokker Elmo’s position as a strategic Electrical Wiring Interconnection System (EWIS) supplier to GKN Aerospace. After an initial startup of manufacturing at Fokker Elmo’s facilities in The Netherlands, serial production has successfully been transferred to the Fokker Elmo subsidiaries in Turkey for the Defense programs and in China for the Civil programs.