MIAMI – High-performance aerospace component maker Meggitt PLC has a signed a long-term contract with Boeing for the supply of cockpit indicators for the 737 MAX.

As stated on a company press release, “the contract covers a suite of cockpit indicators across all versions of the aircraft,” as the deal “expands Meggitt content on the 737 MAX programme, which already includes the engine and APU fire detection & suppression systems, electrical power conversion equipment, and elastomeric seals.”

Deliveries are scheduled for the second quarter of 2022.

Boeing 737 MAX cockpit. Photo:

CEO ‘Delighted’ to Expand Relationship with Boeing

Meggitt CEO Tony Wood expressed his confidence in expanding the company’s relationship with the aircraft maker.

“We are delighted to be expanding our relationship with Boeing at this important time as the 737 MAX returns to service and the wider aviation industry starts to look through the challenges of the last year towards a recovering outlook for air traffic globally,” Wood said.

Featured image: ACA B38M at YVR | Boeing 737-8 MAX. Photo: Michal Mendyk