Aerospace

The global aerospace manufacturing market manufactures more than just planes, aerospace is a vast and sophisticated international industry, which also encompasses fuel, deicing, airports, retail, and traffic management.

The aerospace market is encountering growing demand due to increased air travel, massive backlogs, demand for replacement aircrafts, a gradually resurging business jet segment and a newer entrant to the commercial space – unmanned aircraft systems “Drones”.  With this positive growth, the aerospace manufacturers have to keep up with these new trends so they can deliver high-quality products that will meet customer demands while also meeting new regulations and standards.

Key Trends to Watch:

  • Technological Advancement
  • Need for Fuel Efficiency
  • Shifts in Supply/Demand

This market has some of the toughest compliance regulations in the world. If aerospace products don’t perform as expected, people’s lives can be at risk. Manufacturers have to count on their suppliers to be on the same page and have a comprehensive understanding of all current rules and regulations.

WHMA’s Manufacturer Members understand the importance of supplying high-quality products such as aerospace grade cables and wires for the aerospace market. Another area that is of significant importance is that the cable harnesses have fulfilled the industry standards for performance, quality, safety, etc.

The Wiring Harness Manufacturer’s Association Manufacturer Members are recognized in the Cable and Wire Harness Industry through their understanding and practice of the “IPC/WHMA-A-620 Standard” – the worldwide benchmark for quality workmanship. By choosing one of WHMA’s Manufacturer Members, you will have the confidence in knowing that they recognize wire harnesses are vital for keeping aircrafts in the air.  It is crucial to follow standards and protocols to design and assemble your harness to meet the exact specifications of the market.

Benefits to the Aerospace Market:

    • Quality Assurance
    • Compliance to ISO and Regulatory Requirements
    • Standards & Processes
    • Dependability
    • More…