The America’s Cup is the oldest trophy in international sports and
the highest prize in sailing. Although it has a colorful history
dating to 1851, America’s Cup wind-powered racing yachts...
On January 22, 2020
Parker Hannifin believes that creating a better tomorrow for
everyone begins with a commitment to positively impacting the lives
of our team members and the communities we call home. Our culture
On December 23, 2019
Corporate social responsibility (CSR) means different things to
different people. For some, it means improving the communities in
which they live or helping feed people in need of assistance....
On December 12, 2019
Composite materials have been replacing metal structures throughout
the aircraft industry primarily to save weight, improve fuel
economy and reduce costs. But the lack of electrical
On December 11, 2019
Parker Aerospace’s Fluid Systems Division has developed critical
fuel-vent and line static dissipating tubes in collaboration with
OEM customers to safeguard today’s modern composite aircraft from
On November 1, 2019
It's no surprise that electronic enclosures and housings in
aerospace and defense applications are built to meet the most
stringent of military standards. These include but are not limited
On October 10, 2019
For those who dream of engineering missions on alien planets, there
is no better teacher than experience. Parker Aerospace may not
engineer robots to load alien planet samples on rockets and...
On October 4, 2019
Parker’s Fluid Systems Division (FSD) headquartered in Irvine,
California, is focused on community service to transform its
culture and provide more comprehensive support to charitable
On August 27, 2019
Since 1979, Parker Aerospace has supported AirVenture, the world’s
largest fly-in air show, previously known as the Oshkosh Air Show.
It’s now the “Woodstock” of the aviation industry, drawing...
On July 18, 2019
Celebrating 50 years since humankind’s lunar landing and our
significant role in that achievement On July 16, 1969, Apollo
11 launched and on July 20 was the first landing of humans on the
On July 12, 2019
Tubing, piping, and hose – and the fittings that connect them – are
the circulatory systems of today’s aircraft. Carrying high-pressure
hydraulic fluid to and through critical subsystems and...
On June 14, 2019
The evolution of fly-by-wire flight control actuation systems has
dramatically changed the way an aircraft performs many of its
functions. A pilot’s actions are now converted to electrical
On June 12, 2019
Commercial aircraft original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) have
been building more-electric aircraft – or MEA – for over a decade.
MEA are aircraft that rely on electric power to...
On June 12, 2019
As an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) of innovative braking
products and systems, Parker Aerospace’s Aircraft Wheel & Brake
Division strives to keep its customers’ aircraft fleets operating
On June 12, 2019
Airframers and engine builders alike are increasingly using
composites to lower aircraft weight. It is no surprise, then, that
the Gas Turbine Fuel Systems Division (GTFSD) of Parker Aerospace
On June 11, 2019
Hydraulic sealing systems used in aviation technology applications
are exposed to particularly challenging ambient influences such as
extreme temperature fluctuations and aggressive pressure...
On June 7, 2019
Parker Aerospace is taking its industry-leading fluid atomization
technology, including best-in-class fuel nozzles, to the next level
through additive manufacturing (AM). Traditional techniques...
On June 6, 2019
Some are fond of saying that “it’s not the destination but the
journey that counts.” The Stratoflex Products Division (SPD) of
Parker Aerospace might argue that it is both. The division has
On June 5, 2019
Modern commercial aircraft rely on powerful turbofan engines to
provide the high thrust needed to get airborne and travel long
distances economically. Thrust is a result of the engine’s ability
On June 4, 2019
Additive manufacturing began making an impact in aerospace nearly
two decades ago. Its ability to save time and reduce costs in the
development cycle while enhancing a product’s quality and design
On May 31, 2019