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40th Anniversary and New Website

Huntington Beach, CA
- November 6, 2012 :
Airtech Advanced Materials Group Celebrates 40 Years of Worldwide Excellence and Launches New Website for 2013.

2013 marks Airtech Advanced Materials Group 40th anniversary.  It will be celebrated all year long at all worldwide locations. To commemorate the organization’s 40th anniversary, Airtech has created a custom logo that will be featured throughout 2013.

The anniversary logo prominently features the number 40 to commemorate the 40 years of being in business. The logo’s base colors are blue, grey and white. The background globe represents Airtech’s globe logo and worldwide presence.

Tygavac announces major expansion for early 2013

Rochdale, England
- September 5, 2012 :
Tygavac announces major expansion for early 2013
TYGAVAC ADVANCED MATERIALS LTD. announced today that in early 2013 they will be relocating to the Oldham Broadway Business Park, close to their current facility in Rochdale.

Airtech receives 2011 Performance Excellence Award

Huntington Beach, CA
- June 1, 2012 :
Airtech receives the 2011 Boeing Performance Excellence Award-Silver Award
The Boeing Company has recently awarded Airtech International, Inc. the "2011 Boeing Performance Excellence Award-Silver Level" for attaining superior supplier performance.

Wrightlon® 4800 Release Film

Huntington Beach, CA
- May 30, 2012 :
Airtech Advanced Materials Group Introduces the NEW Wrightlon® 4800 Release Film.

Wrightlon® 4800 release film is particularly suited for use in flat or limited curvature molding applications up to 385°F (195°C) and can be applied using automated tape layup and automated fiber placement equipment. This film has a silicone free release coating on both sides. It shows a good release from most resin systems and will leave a matte or low gloss surface finish on the cured part.

All standard perforations are available.

New standard in Aerospace Quality

Huntington Beach, CA
- May 16, 2012 :
Airtech lnternational, lnc. announces the successful completion of its transition to the new standard in Aerospace Quality - lSO 9001 :2008 / AS9100 Rev C.

Airtech International, Inc. is proud to announce the successful completion of its transition to the newest standard in Aerospace Quality ISO 9001:2008 / AS9100 Rev C. By adhering to the standards set forth in the ISO 9001:2008 / AS9100 Rev C system, Airtech’s customers can purchase product with confidence that Airtech's quality system will help ensure the highest quality product at a competitive price.

Dahlar® RB 500

Huntington Beach, CA - July 1, 2012
- June 7, 2011 :
Airtech Advanced Materials Group Introduces the NEW Dahlar® Release Bag 500 Self Releasing Tubular Bagging Film.
Dahlar® Release Bag 500 is a self releasing multi-layer bagging film for direct contact with pre-preg for fabrication of hollow parts.

Premium AQD SS545CL

Huntington Beach, CA
- March 8, 2011 :
Airtech Advanced Materials Group Introduces the NEW Premium AQD SS 545CL Stainless Steel Quick Disconnect.

The new Premium AQD SS 545CL quick disconnect is made from stainless steel with high temperature "O-Rings" for service to 500°F (260°C). The unique locking system will prevent accidental openings. The stainless steel construction along with an increased number of ball bearings provides a smoother operation and long service life.

Beta Prepreg

Huntington Beach, CA
- February 28, 2011 :
The New Beta Prepreg Composite Tooling Prepreg Has Been Selected as the JEC 2011 Innovation Award Finalist.
The new Beta Prepreg is based on the 21st century Henkel Benzoxazine resin and toughening technology. It can be stored at room temperature for up to 6 months with no loss of tack and delivers superior laminate properties.