KYDEX in Vietnam
KYDEX, LLC, the U.S.-based manufacturer of KYDEX® thermoplastic
sheet, announced that Aerospace Engineering
Services Company (AESC) has become the first privately
owned company in Vietnam to receive VAR 145 Maintenance
Organization certification, effectively expanding the potential
market for KYDEX sheet products in the region.
Based in Hanoi, AESC is a joint stock company that provides
aviation component maintenance, repair and engineering
services to domestic and foreign operators of
transport category aircraft.
The VAR 145 certification awarded by the Civil Aviation
Administration of Vietnam (CAAV) allows AESC to manufacture
parts certified for use in aircraft interior components
within the country. Therefore, aircraft companies in
Vietnam can utilize parts made by AESC, which uses
industry-compliant KYDEX sheet.
This certification is the first step for AESC in eventually
achieving Parts Manufacturer Approval (PMA) and
Part 145 Repair Station certification from the U.S.
Federal Aviation Administration, with the goal of producing
and selling parts for aircraft that are used and
Proprietary KYDEX thermoplastic sheet is available in a
choice of aviation grades that are specifically formulated
for creating two- and three-dimensional aircraft interior
components that require properties such as fire retardance,
chemical resistance, excellent formability and high
For more information, contact Ronn Cort, KYDEX,
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