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De-icing Aircraft for More Than 80 Years

aircraft_deicing_systems_installationFor over 80 years, UTC Aerospace Systems is a recognized innovator of ice detection and protection systems for all-weather operation of aircraft. In 1932, we developed the first commercial pneumatic ice protection system for the Northrop Alpha mail plane.

Today, we are a leading provider of pneumatic de-icing and electrothermal ice protection including our Goodrich FASTboot® and Goodrich SILVERboot™ pneumatic de-icers. The Goodrich De-icer Factory Service Center provides trusted, professional installation and service, fast turn time and free Labor for Life guarantee following initial installation. Our ice detectors are certified on over 100 different platforms.

UTC Aerospace Systems is a leading supplier of standard etched element, wire type and DuraTherm® electrothermal heating products. We also provide rotorblade ice protection systems (RIPS), windshield heat controllers and wiper systems.

UTC Aerospace Systems is a leading provider of de-icing—critical ice protection solutions for all-weather operation of today’s high performance aircraft. Our comprehensive de-icing solutions cover all aspects of de-icing system development, from design and manufacture to qualification and certification to aftermarket support and installation services. We integrate innovative technologies, utilizing aerodynamic and icing flow analysis, to create the most advanced de-icing solutions available for all anti-icing/de-icing applications. Although our product lines vary, they share the same foundation of experience, innovation and reliability to meet the challenging and dynamic needs of our customers.

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Contact Us

De-icing Services
+1 330-374-3040

Goodrich De-icer Factory
Service Center
Akron-Canton Regional Airport
+1 330-784-5477

De-icing Technical Support
Jerry Hansard
+1 330-374-3708
1-800-deicers - (toll free)


Where Ingenuity Takes Off.
​UTC Aerospace Systems provides innovative aerospace technologies and integrated systems that advance the
performance, safety and efficiency of commercial aviation, global defense and space exploration.

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