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Dunlop Adds Aer Arran ATR 72 Support

 - June 20, 2007, 12:08 AM

Irish regional airline Aer Arran has selected Meggitt group subsidiary Dunlop Aerospace Braking Systems (DABS) to support its ATR 72 twin-turboprop fleet, including replacement aircraft currently on order. DABS is continuing to invest in research and development to improve its ATR 72 wheels and brakes, with plans for an advanced anti-oxidation system to enhance performance. Managing director David Johnson said, “Aer Arran’s order [follows] deals for aftermarket support with China Xinjiang Airlines, Aero Airlines of Estonia and Taiwan’s TransAsia Airways.”