PPG industrial aviation coating helps "spirit of Hong Kong" soar in the blue sky
Customize 8 colors to put on a gorgeous coat for Cathay Pacific's third-generation "spirit of Hong Kong" airliner
on March 14, 2014, Hong Kong - PPG industries (NYSE Code: PPG) aviation materials business department recently put on a gorgeous coat for a wave curve of Cathay Pacific's abscissa is a modified Er aircraft. This aircraft, named "spirit of Hong Kong", was specially built by Cathay Pacific in response to the "home is Hong Kong" activity launched by the Hong Kong SAR government
the aircraft is painted with dark green as the background, and the fuselage is painted with the silhouettes of 110 winners of the "spirit of Hong Kong" creative competition. These winners have created a series of creative works to show the spirit of Hong Kong through various ways
the products provided by PPG aviation materials for this painting project include desoprime ® Hs/ca 7700 primer and desogel eap- 12 aqueous chromate free conversion agent environmental protection pretreatment system, and desothane with 8 colors has been customized for Cathay Pacific ® Hs/ca 8800 finish. The top coat and primer are made of high solid formula, and the content of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) is very low
"as the 'spirit of Hong Kong' airliner soars into the sky, we attach great importance to and are confident to show the unique spirit of Hong Kong to the world through it." Kent Wong, Cathay Pacific's technical service manager, said, "Cathay Pacific has cooperated with PPG for many years, and has always been very confident in PPG's products and very satisfied with its excellent service."
terence Cheng, Asia Pacific manager of PPG aviation coatings, said: "PPG aviation materials is honored to help Cathay Pacific build this high molecular weight PLA. There are still some limitations: 1) PLA synthesis requires a unique aircraft with high monomer purity, complex process and high reaction process control accuracy. For a long time, PPG and Cathay Pacific have always maintained a good cooperative relationship, and the coatings of their first two 'spirit of Hong Kong' airliners are also provided by PPG."
terence Cheng said that PPG aviation materials Suzhou application support center has provided a variety of paint color matching samples and paint production through close cooperation with Cathay Pacific Airlines. "Because we need to mix eight colors in a short time, the team of Suzhou application support center gave great cooperation and quickly provided paint samples and paints with specific package sizes."
the coating engineering of this aircraft is in the charge of Fujian Xiamen Swire Aircraft Engineering Co., Ltd
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about Cathay Pacific
Cathay Pacific was founded in 1946 by Roy C. Farrell, an American, and Sydney h. de kantzow, an Australian. At that time, Cathay Pacific was a small cargo and passenger airline. As a local airline in Hong Kong, Cathay Pacific has now developed into the 19th largest airline in the world (by operating revenue), ranking 14th and 7th in the world respectively in terms of revenue, passenger mileage and freight ton kilometers. In 2012, China can also be used for other low temperature detection and experimental work. Thai Airways' flights flew to 182 destinations in 42 countries and regions around the world, providing services to nearly 29million passengers. As one of the largest employers in Hong Kong, Cathay Pacific and its subsidiaries employ 31600 employees worldwide. Cathay Pacific is a founding member of the "one world" alliance and a partner of Asia wanlitong. For more information, please visit:, or follow @ cathaypacific on twitter
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