- Boeing 767
Chemring designs and manufactures a range of highly effective safety systems used in emergency situations, including crew egress. These products are supported by our safety testing equipment, including communications and oxygen supply testing.
Military Aircrew Egress
Chemring supplies complementary products for ejection seat deployment systems, including time delay and actuation devices. High reliability and high performance within the egress sequence is essential. Additionally, Chemring is the leading manufacturer of CAD/PAD components used on the ACES II seat utilized in the F-16, F-15, A-10, B-1B, B-2 and F-22. A few examples of the type of components supplied for these platforms are:
- Time Delay Devices
- Ejection Seat Mortar Cartridges
- Drogue Gun Cartridge
- Harness Release Cartridge
- Harness Release Cutter
- Gyro Pin Up Cartridge
Chemring has successfully expanded to commercial aerospace and passenger safety systems, providing critical pyromechanisms for use on-board commercial aircraft. Chemring provides pyrotechnic bottle cutters to initiate the aircrafts’ Emergency Oxygen system, enabling the immediate release of oxygen from the overhead oxygen supply masks. Chemring is the sole source provider for the explosive spoiler actuator override system used on the Boeing 767 – in case of a malfunction during landing.