Textron selects Goodrich pneumatic de-icing solution for Cessna SkyCourier

UTC Aerospace Systems has announced that it has been selected by Textron Aviation to provide Goodrich brand pneumatic de-icers and support services for the Cessna SkyCourier twin-engine turboprop program, the company said.

UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX).

Through their proprietary Goodrich Estane surface material, UTC Aerospace Systems´ pneumatic de-icers are specially formulated to provide greater resistance to cold cracking, ozone, UV and aircraft fluids compared to traditional de-icers.

UTC Aerospace Systems is one of the world´s largest suppliers of technologically advanced aerospace and defense products. UTC Aerospace Systems designs, manufactures and services integrated systems and components for the aerospace and defense industries, supporting a global customer base with significant worldwide manufacturing and customer service facilities.

United Technologies Corp., based in Farmington, Connecticut, provides high-technology systems and services to the building and aerospace industries.