EDGEWOOD, N.Y., 14 May 2014. Officials at Meggitt Safety Systems have authorized Dynatech International/MPX Holdings LLC to distribute a fighter jet canopy actuator for which Meggitt holds a sole-source replacement contract with the U.S. Air Force for its worldwide F-16 fleet.
Dynatech, which represents a broad portfolio of original equipment manufacturer (OEM) aircraft parts, will focus on increasing international sales of canopy actuators for the F16-A and F16C aircraft variants.
"Meggitt's canopy actuator was designed by experts with innovative features that are a benchmark for excellence in safety, reliability, and lower cost of maintenance,” says Amy Merkley, who leads Meggitt's aftermarket services. “Dynatech's reach will deliver the wider exposure this truly excellent product redesign deserves."
"We are delighted to have Meggitt Safety Systems select Dynatech International as their stocking distributor of the new F-16 Canopy Actuator and Linkage system," adds Christopher Wagner, vice president of distribution business development. "Meggitt Safety Systems and Dynatech International are committed to supporting the F-16 community with superior quality components, ensuring the highest level of safety and fleet readiness."