Exterior systems

TenCate Advanced Armor exterior survivability systems for aircraft are highly durable and lightweight. The armor components used for exterior protection have special added capabilities that ensure end-users with an excellent overall system performance for subsystems as well as aircraft. The exterior armor solutions are essential to protect the mission-critical areas on the aircraft and retain operability.


Radar-transparent armor

TenCate Advanced Armor works with DSM Dyneema to provide customers with complex radar-transparent armor solutions. TenCate Advanced Armor panels for protection of radomes are light in weight and are designed with system performance and vehicle centre-of-gravity in mind. The panels are designed in close cooperation with original equipment manufacturers to protect the vital equipment from a wide range of threats.

Side door solutions

TenCate Advanced Armor designs and produces one-piece, lightweight 3D composite solutions for doors, ramps and other structural components. TenCate Advanced Armor protection systems are easy to install and dismantle and are tested for durability and stress resistance for the system to withstand demanding use in combat environments.

3D engine and exhaust protection

TenCate Advanced Armor provides complex 3D composite armor solutions for special areas such as engines and exhaust systems. The protection solution is designed for extreme temperature performance and durability and consists of complex precision-engineered 3D components in order to ensure the highest level of protection.