The "One Week Wonder" project, a hugely popular attraction in which a complete airplane is built over a seven-day period, is returning to EAA AirVenture in 2022. It will again feature the Pick the Paint poll where aviation enthusiasts and AirVenture attendees have the opportunity to vote on the aircraft's final paint design and scheme.
Sherwin-Williams Aerospace Coatings
Sherwin-Williams Aerospace SKYscapes Next Generation Exterior Coating System Qualified by Textron Aviation
Sherwin-Williams Aerospace Coatings exterior systems are now qualified by international airplane manufacturer Pilatus Aircraft Ltd. With a wide variety of topcoat products and systems now approved to the Pilatus PMS0600-52-01 standard, Pilatus gains multiple options for how it can process exterior colors and design schemes on its aircraft.
Sherwin-Williams features another set of the most unique and classic aircraft paint-schemes in its new 2021 Aerospace Coatings Calendar. This annual program recognizes the outstanding work of aircraft painters across the country who rely on Sherwin-Williams aerospace coatings in their MRO and OEM facilities.
Sherwin-Williams introduces the JetPen™, a 2K fully reactive paint that delivers the same exceptional strength and crosslinked durability found in aircraft paint — but with the application ease of using a pen. This new touch-up pen from Sherwin-Williams Aerospace Coatings is ideal for use on aircraft exteriors and interior cabins at any point during the application or maintenance process. JetPen allows aircraft owners, operators and service personnel to save time and money on most any aircraft with quick and easy touch-ups on chips, dings and scratches.
Sherwin-Williams announces the company and its aerospace coatings business have earned a spot in the Boeing Premier Bidder Program. The program recognizes and rewards consistently high-performing Boeing Commercial Airplanes (BCA) suppliers and gives them an opportunity to increase their business with Boeing.