Simrit to supply China’s first commercial aircraft with emergency door seal

Industrial sealing products division of Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies, Simrit, on Monday announced that it is supplying a customised silicon seal for the emergency door application in China’s first commercial aircraft.

The seal is said to be specifically designed for the precise requirements of the emergency door application, offer low abrasion and reduced friction characteristics to meet the needs of the global aerospace industry.

Financial details of the order were not disclosed.

The single-piece seal is said to meet the customer’s technical requirements, general door requirements and low temperature capability.