Donaldson, June 17, 2019 - PARIS – Donaldson Aerospace & Defense (Booth Hall B2 E106), a division of Donaldson Company, Inc, experienced 55 percent international growth in the past year thanks to multiple new approvals for its engine-life saving Inlet Barrier Filter (IBF).
Approved in more than 140 countries on 35 popular helicopter models, the Donaldson IBF provides critical engine protection against dirt, dust, salt, sand, and foreign objects, delivering peak engine performance while eliminating expensive engine damage.
“Donaldson’s worldwide footprint provides a significant platform to support global rotorcraft operators around the world,” said Lars Hesbjerg, Global Sales Director at Donaldson Aerospace & Defense Group. “Our attention is especially focused on receiving new foreign validations, allowing us to support hundreds of dedicated global customers and new helicopter operators with our industry-leading filtration solutions, including our inlet barrier filter systems.”
New foreign validations in early 2019 alone include:
- Malaysia with the Leonardo AW139 IBF
- Nepal with the Bell 407GDX IBF
- Argentina with the Leonardo AW119 IBF
- Mexico with the Bell 407 IBF and Leonardo AW119 IBF
- China, India and Uruguay with the Airbus AS350 IBF
- India with the Airbus EC130 T2 DH
- Hong Kong with the MD Helicopters MD 900
Donaldson representatives will be available to discuss their IBFs and other advanced filtration solutions at the International Paris Air Show, Hall B2 E106, June 17-23, 2019, at the Le Bourget Airport, Paris.
About Donaldson Aerospace & Defense: Donaldson Aerospace & Defense is a leading worldwide provider of filtration systems for the aerospace and defense industry. Our filtration solutions protect fixed wing aircraft, rotorcraft, military ground vehicles, electronic equipment, missiles, military shipboard systems, and amphibious vehicles. We are committed to advancing filtration technology, providing quality products and prompt customer service.
About Donaldson Company: Founded in 1915, Donaldson Company (NYSE: DCI) is a global leader in the filtration industry with sales, manufacturing and distribution locations around the world. Donaldson’s innovative technologies are designed to solve complex filtration challenges and enhance customers’ equipment.