Tusaş Delivered 300th Barrel For Airbus A320 Section 19 Program

Tusaş Delivered 300th Barrel For Airbus A320 Section 19 Program
Tusaş Delivered 300th Barrel For Airbus A320 Section 19 Program

Turkish Aerospace (TUSAŞ) delivered, 300th unit within the Airbus Section Barrel Program since 2017. Turkish Aerospace is delivering Section 19 Barrels to RUAG Oberpfaffenhofen facilities. Following the mating operation of these Barrels with Section 18 Panels, which Turkish Aerospace also manufactures, complete section 18+19 is being delivered to Airbus Hamburg FAL facilities.


Section 19 is located next to the rear galley, and it is separating pressurized and unpressured sections of the Airbus A320 aircraft. Section 19 combines significant parts of the aircraft such as Vertical Stabilizer, Horizontal Stabilizer and main control surfaces like Rudder and Elevator.

Tusaş Delivered 300th Barrel For Airbus A320 Section 19 Program

Turkish Aerospace President and CEO Prof. Dr Temel Kotil stated the critical partnership between Turkish Aerospace and Airbus. Kotil stated: “In the aerostructure cooperation, we are glad to keep our partnership with Airbus since 2017. We keep working on our delivery promises. As you may know, it is important to deliver aerostructure materials on time. Acknowledging these responsibilities over the international and national markets, Turkish Aerospace is honored to keep promises and keep its deliveries on time. Within success of the 300th deliver Section 19 Barrels, I would like to thank and congratulate all the team who worked hard for this to become.”