GKN has leading technology positions that help aircraft fly further, faster and greener. We aim to deliver the best technology today and develop the innovative technologies of the future.
GKN Aerospace has taken the lead in additive manufacturing (AM) technology and the first AM parts certified for flight are already in operation in the commercial, military and space markets.Find out more
With fuel accounting for around a third of global airline expenses, driving down aircraft weight - and increasing fuel efficiency.Find out more
GKN Aerospace is introducing new principles in aircraft structure technology that reduce both weight and cost.Find out more
GKN Aerospace produces composite wing spars for the A350 XWB aircraft using state of the art carbon fibre fabrication techniquesFind out more
GKN Aerospace’s landing gear business is a front runner in the design, development and use of lightweight composites in landing gear and landing gear components.Find out more
GKN Aerospace manufactures the complete Gulfstream G650 empennage with a thermoplastic rudder and elevator, reducing the weight of the components by 25% compared to traditional materials.Find out more
GKN Aerospace is a technology leader in the manufacture of engine inlet lip skins using proprietary spin forming and post spin processes.Find out more