Goodrich Delivers 1,000th 777 Landing Gear to Boeing
- Major milestone marks 20 year program partnership between Boeing and Goodrich
Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) delivered its 1,000th shipset of 777 landing gear to Boeing on January 31, 2012. Goodrich teams in Ohio, Tenn., Wash., Ontario, Canada and Krosno, Poland supply the 777 landing gear.
"We are incredibly proud to have delivered our 1,000th 777 landing gear shipset to Boeing," said Dan Snow, vice president Boeing and business aircraft for Goodrich's landing gear business. "Achievement of this significant milestone is a testament to the commitment, teamwork and dedication of our landing gear employees across the globe."
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It was nearly 20 years ago that Goodrich began manufacturing the 777 landing gear.
Boeing is scheduled to deliver its 1,000th aircraft to Emirates in March 2012.
Source : Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR)