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PPG to exhibit aerospace products and services at Avalon 2017 Australia International Airshow

Friday, February 24, 2017 6:00 pm EST


SYLMAR, Calif.

PPG (NYSE:PPG) will exhibit its latest aerospace products and services at the Avalon 2017 Australian International Airshow and Aerospace & Defence Exposition in Geelong, Australia, Feb. 28 through March 5.

PPG’s global aerospace business offers coatings, sealants, transparencies, packaging and application systems, and transparent armor, as well as chemical management services. Among PPG’s aerospace products and services to be featured at Avalon 2017 are:

  • DESOTO® and DEFT® aerospace coatings, such as DESOTHANE® high-performance coatings systems that offer long-lasting, high-gloss and color-rich finishes for aircraft.
  • PRC® and PRO-SEAL™ aerospace sealants, such as non-chromate corrosion-inhibiting PR-2870 sealant that provides commercial, general aviation and military aircraft manufacturers as well as maintenance, repair and overhaul shops with faster cure to reduce application cycle time for significant cost savings.
  • SEMCO® packaging and application systems, such as new SEMCO 1088 mixer for complete automatic mixing of filled SEMKIT® packages to minimize operator setup, reduce worker fatigue, and ensure more thorough and consistent mixing.
  • PPG aircraft transparencies including an A320 Airbus right-hand sliding side window, a Textron Scorpion forward canopy and an F-18 canopy.

To learn more about these products and meet the PPG team, visit stand 1A16 at Avalon Airport. PPG’s Australia aerospace team will be joined by global marketing and technology representatives for sealants, coatings and transparencies.

For additional information about PPG’s aerospace products and services, visit www.ppgaerospace.com.


At PPG (NYSE:PPG), we work every day to develop and deliver the paints, coatings and materials that our customers have trusted for more than 130 years. Through dedication and creativity, we solve our customers’ biggest challenges, collaborating closely to find the right path forward. With headquarters in Pittsburgh, we operate and innovate in more than 70 countries and reported net sales of $14.8 billion in 2016. We serve customers in construction, consumer products, industrial and transportation markets and aftermarkets. To learn more, visit www.ppg.com.

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Pro-Seal is a trademark and DeftDeSotoDesothanePRCSemco and Semkit are registered trademarks of PRC-DeSoto International, Inc.


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Audrey Fujimoto

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