Blagnac facility

Blagnac narrowbody facility – key information

Address:  At the Aeroconstellation site, 3, rue Franz Joseph Strauss, 31700 Blagnac, France

Aircraft types painted:   B737, A320 family, ATR

Hangar Bay Dimensions: 12.7m height (tail cut-out) / 8.44m height (regular ceiling), 51m length, 41.4m wingspan

Paint systems used: All qualified types, at customer request

Docking/access systems: Conventional docking based upon scaffolding system

Air management system:  Downdrafted system for fuselage and horizontal drafted system for wings, exchanging air 6.5 times/ hour,  maintaining temperature to requirements of the paint system being applied

Environmental performance:  Up to 80% of air recycled within the hangar system

Quality approvals:  ISO 9001, ISO 14001, EN9100, OHSAS18001, PART145

Blagnac widebody facility – key information

Address:  At the Aeroconstellation site, 3, rue Franz Joseph Strauss, 31700 Blagnac, France

Aircraft types painted:  All Airbus widebodies aircraft – A330 – A340 – A350 – A380

Hangar Bay Dimensions: 30m height, 92m length, 92m wingspan

Paint systems used: All qualified types on the above-named aircraft, as requested by individual customers

Docking/access systems:  6 roof-mounted telescopic platforms

Air management system: Downdrafted system for fuselage and horizontal drafted independent system for wings, exchanging air between 2.2 to 4 times/ hour, maintaining temp

Environmental performance:   Up to 90% of air recycled within the hangar system

Quality approvals:  ISO 9001, ISO 14001, EN9100, OHSAS18001