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Italian artisan tanning traditions fused with modern technology creates the ultimate in luxurious aircraft leather. From hand selection of the best European hides to the tannery hi-tech flame proofing, Aeronautica is specifically engineered to create superior aircraft environments. Our high-quality finishing processes result in a silky, smooth grain texture with even coloration throughout each hide, clean surfaces and excellent cutting yields. Aeronautica's unique protective finish makes it suitable for all aircraft environments.

Aeronautica is processed using low emission mineral tanning formulas which are environmentally friendly. The hides are re-tanned in aged oak drums using vegetable agents, natural fat liquors and oils along with dyes that ensure the leather is properly through dyed. Complies with the strict regulations of the EU environmental normative CE2000/53.



































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Processing and Finishing


Aeronautica is processed using low emission mineral tanning formulas which are environmentally friendly. The hides are retanned in aged oak drums using vegetable agents, natural fat liquors and oils along with dyes that ensure the leather is properly through dyed. No PCP or CFC is used during the tanning process. Waterbased finishes are applied to provide an even coloration and protection to the leather.

Technical Specifications


Application: Aviation
Flammability: FAR 25.853(a), Amendment 25-100, Passes Appendix F, Part I (a) (1) (i) & (ii)
Raw Material: Top selection European hides
Thickness: 1.0 to 1.1 mm
Weight: 2.5-2.75 oz
Hide Size: Avg. 50 - 60 sq ft
Lighffastness: IUF 402/UNI EN IS0105-802: 5 blue scale. Abrasion: (ASTM D-3884) 2000 cycles (CS-10 wheels)
Abrasion: Wyzenbeek (ASTM D4157) 100,000 Rubs
Water repellency: AATCC22-2010: 93
Flex: IUP 20/UNI EN ISO 5402: >30,000
Tearing Strength: IUP 40/UNI EN ISO 3377-I: > 20 N
Origin: Italy

Complies with the strict regulations and EU Directives covering the use and presence of PCP, CFC, Chromo VI and Azo dyestuffs.

 

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