Ceramic Industry

PPG Aerospace Awarded Boeing Contract

January 29, 2001
PPG Industries' aerospace transparencies business has been awarded a contract by Boeing Commercial Airplanes Group to supply aircraft cockpit windows and landing light lens assemblies. Under the agreement, which expires at the end of 2005, PPG is the sole source for original-equipment transparencies and will supply replacement parts to Boeing for operators of its airplanes. PPG will produce original-equipment cockpit windows and spares for boeing 777, 767, 757 and Next-Generation 737 airplanes; original-equipment landing light lens assemblies for Boeing 777, 767 and Next-Generation 737 airplanes; and landing light lenses for the Boeing 757. For additional information, visit http://www.ppg.com.