Hamilton Sundstrand has completed performance testing of its NP2000 propeller on a US Air Force Lockheed Martin C-130H, while operational evaluation of the eight-bladed prop on the New York Air National Guard'S LC-130's is almost complete, the United Technologies subsidiary said. Meanwhile, Windsor Locks, Connecticut-based Hamilton Sundstrand has been recognised by UK flag carrier British Airways as a top supplier for on-site support. An agreement between the two companies - which extends to 2019 - covers electric power system and pneumatic products on the airline's fleet of more than 235 commercial aircraft.

Source: Flight Daily News