Engineering

Bombardier Belfast specialises in the design and development of complex advanced composite and metallic aerostructures in all classes of civil aircraft and all categories of structure, including fuselages, wings and engine nacelles.

Our experience in the design, manufacture, certification and aftermarket support of advanced composite structures and components spans 50 years and our current composite manufacturing portfolio includes wings, horizontal stabilisers, engine nacelles, landing-gear doors, and flight control surfaces such as flaps, ailerons and elevators.

Our Experimental and Ground Test facility carries out development and certification testing of structures and systems.  Structural work covers both composite and metallic materials and ranges from components to major assemblies.

Our approvals across design, manufacturing and maintenance include European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) for design, production and maintenance; Transport Canada Civil Aviation Authority (TCCAA) for maintenance; as well as Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) for foreign repair stations.