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Poland signs

Poland signs

The Polish government signed a £230 million contract for 8 Alenia Aermacchi M-346 Master jet trainer aircraft for the country’s Advanced Jet Trainer (AJT) programme. Deliveries of the aircraft are expected to begin in 2016 and be completed in 2017. The training package also includes full-mission flight simulators, task trainers, other training components, logistics support, […] Read More
AEF Solutions provide new filter connector requirement in 48 Hours

AEF Solutions provide new filter connector requirement in 48 Hours

AEF Solutions were recently approached by a new client with an urgent filter connector need. AEF were able to design, manufacture and ship the initial requirement in 48 Hours. The connector was a D38999 series III Box mount 13 Pin Receptacle and was supplied with a combination of “Pi”, “C” and Grounded contacts. The connector […] Read More
A400M Atlas Flies First Operational Mission.

A400M Atlas Flies First Operational Mission.

On Sunday, 29th December 2013 the French air force carried out the first operational mission of an A400M Atlas tactical transport aircraft between Orléans-Bricy air base in France and Bamako airport, in Mali. After taking off at 10:00 EST from its base, the A400M flew for 6 hours and 40 minutes carrying a load of […] Read More
AEF Solutions support Avionics upgrade

AEF Solutions support Avionics upgrade

AEF Solutions were approached by an Avionics equipment manufacturer wishing to upgrade a black box to provide lightening protection to Level 4, waveform 4 of DO160-F.  The project was taken on by AEF but had an unusual requirement in that the black box is qualified to Level 3 waveform 3 and could not be modified. […] Read More
Coming to an airport near you?

Coming to an airport near you?

World’s Largest Passenger Aircraft Lands at Manston. Read More
AEF provide Filter Connectors in 48 hours.

AEF provide Filter Connectors in 48 hours.

AEF Solutions have designed and manufactured a 13 way Receptacle connector with 50nF Pi filtering on all lines. Read More
A400M Gears Up For France

A400M Gears Up For France

Airbus Military’s first operational A400M is just weeks away from delivery to the French air force. Read More
UK will buy Stovl

UK will buy Stovl

The Prime Minister has announced the UK will buy STOVL following a detailed review of government’s 2010 decision to abandon the technology in favour of ‘cats and traps’ conversion. Read More
Herne Bay Lightning Strike

Herne Bay Lightning Strike

Lightning off the Kent coast last week sparked rumours of a major air incident as a cargo plane flying low to Manston airport was struck. Read More
Lightning Strikes Twice

Lightning Strikes Twice

Passengers on flights to New Zealand last month felt the force of nature as lightning struck two planes shortly before landing at Auckland Airport. Read More

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AEI Group is a leading UK provider of Electronic Manufacturing Services (EMS), bespoke Filtered Connectors and world beating OEM solutions to the Building Controls, Automation and HVAC market. Our extensive range of Manufacturing services and OEM solutions are delivered through our group of companies: Esprit Electronics, Icon Electronics, PCB Partners, AEF Solutions & Open System Solutions (OSS).