The windows made of PMMA are tinted and bonded on thermocompressed carbon frames.
The windows made of PMMA are tinted and bonded on thermocompressed carbon frames.

Vision Systems, a system supplier in the aeronautic, land transport and marine industries and CT1, a subsidiary of Compose group specializing in composite processes, will be exhibiting customized helicopter window frames at the JEC World show.

 Vision Systems was selected by Airbus Helicopters to make the jettisonable windows for the H160. The windows made of PMMA are tinted and bonded on thermocompressed carbon frames developed in partnership with CT1. The project also includes emergency mechanical unlocking systems, door seals and bad weather windows. 

This story uses material from Vision Systems, with editorial changes made by Materials Today. The views expressed in this article do not necessarily represent those of Elsevier.