January 22, 2013
UTC Aerospace Systems selected by Aeroflot to provide wheels and carbon brakes on 777-300ER fleet
Aerospace Systems has been selected by Aeroflot, Russia’s flagship airline, to supply the wheels and carbon brakes for its new fleet of 16 Boeing 777-300ER aircraft. The company will provide the equipment through its Wheels & Brakes business in Troy, Ohio. The first aircraft is scheduled for delivery in January, 2013. The 777-300ER carbon brakes use proprietary DURACARB carbon heat sink material.