Skandia Inc. Engineers and Tests Acoustic Soundproofing Kit for Bombardier Global 5000
Davis Junction, IL March 15, 2018 Skandia, Incorporated has engineered, installed and tested a new acoustic soundproofing kit for the Bombardier Global 5000 jet. The kit delivers an exceptional cabin experience, reducing overall dB(SIL) levels significantly with minimal weight penalty.
Skandia is working toward STC approval in 2018.
The remarkable acoustic qualities of the Skandia soundproofing system were engineered, manufactured, installed and tested by Skandia representatives.
The available kit is provided as turnkey with installation schematics and instructions for a straightforward install process.
Jarod Triplett, Skandia’s Vice President is pleased his engineering and manufacturing team was able to make such an improvement in the cabin acoustics. “For many operators, the long-range capability of the Global 5000 makes it a traveling office. Producing an acoustically pleasing and productive environment makes this already fantastic long range aircraft that much better. Skandia’s team of acoustic engineers and soundproofing material manufacturers are the best in the industry.”
This latest soundproofing kit from Skandia adds to the list of over 80 airframe-specific soundproofing kits available.
For nearly 35 years, Skandia has been engineering soundproofing improvements for a wide variety of aircraft; offering turnkey acoustic solutions from piston to turboprop to jet…all the way up to Boeing and Airbus including the newest Boeing 737 Max and 787.
A single source provider, Skandia designs and manufactures its own product line of acoustic materials for their soundproofing kits. Consultation and custom acoustic solutions for individual aircraft of any size are an area of specialization for Skandia.
About Skandia Incorporated
Skandia Incorporated is a global leader in aircraft cabin component testing, development, production and refurbishing materials. Along with providing a wide variety of seating foam products and cabin soundproofing materials, Skandia also supports aircraft OEMs, MRO and completion centers, airline customers as well as providing highly specialized interior component repair and refurbishing services. Skandia is one of the aviation industry’s most recognized and respected Flammability Testing laboratories, conducting testing in accordance with FAA, EASA and numerous other civil air authority regulations. Their staff includes FAA Designated Engineering Representatives (DERs) and Designated Airworthiness Representatives (DARs). Laboratory testing services include the full range of Flammability, Smoke, and Toxicity testing. For more information, visit: www.skandiainc.com