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Unlock the future of mobility with 3M Aerospace
DISCOVER THE 3M APPROACH

An unparalleled partnership

From weight reduction to increased efficiencies, our experts are right by your side, helping you tackle any challenge and drive innovation together.

  • Problems solved

    You face broad challenges in aerospace design, production and beyond. Our engineers are passionate about working with you to help you solve tough challenges.

  • A simplified process

    We provide a seamless partnership from beginning to end, helping you continually optimize your processes throughout the entire cycle of aircraft design, production and maintenance.

  • 70+ years of 3M Science
    We bring decades of science to the air with a portfolio of innovative aircraft solutions. We’re working toward more efficient, sustainable solutions to help you optimize your designs.


Browse 3M Aerospace products by segment

From cabin structure and seating to engine components and more, we develop product solutions to help you assemble and protect your aircraft.

Interiors

With the right solutions, every challenge in aircraft interiors – every void, every bracket, every veneer and every monument – becomes an opportunity. Learn more now.

  • Our full range of adhesives, compounds and fillers can help you achieve the ultimate balance of weight, strength and aesthetic appeal in aircraft cabin design.

  • 3M polyurethane protection tapes and films enhance corrosion resistance and protect interior components while meeting exacting design and aircraft specifications.

  • Learn about 3M solutions for composite first-class aircraft seating structures, thermoplastic tray tables, fabric bonding, reclosable attachment and more.

  • Advanced materials improve passenger comfort and the reliable operation of aircraft components.

Structures
Optimizing designs, meeting stringent build-to-print requirements and cutting weight are just the start to truly setting you apart. Explore 3M aircraft structural solutions now.
  • 3M delivers complete integrated solutions for fabricating, bonding and protecting composite structures to meet exacting aircraft design requirements.

  • Partner with 3M - an aerospace company deeply rooted in metal fabrication, preparation, protection and bonding. Learn more about our solutions.

Propulsion

3M structural adhesive and surface protection technologies enable long term durability and performance in challenging performance applications such as propulsion.

  • 3M has a long successful history in the use of structural adhesives for bonding metal to composite.

  • 3M solutions for honeycomb core structure such as engine nacelles include surface preparation, corrosion inhibiting bond primers, structural adhesives and surfacing films.

  • Structural adhesive bonding for high temperature applications and bonded-in composite erosion protection solutions are just the start. Learn more about 3M fan blade / cold-side engine applications.

  • 3M has long been the supplier of choice for challenging helicopter rotor blade bonding and surface protection applications.

Assembly & Completions

When it all comes together, let 3M help ensure it bonds efficiently and stays that way with a full range of sealing and surface protection solutions. Check them out here.

  • From stripping to final touch-ups, 3M aircraft painting and paint removal solutions can save time, expense and rework all the way through the process.

  • When solutions for interior sealing, acoustics and corrosion protection arrive with efficiency built in, you gain a true advantage in aircraft assembly. Learn more.

  • The adhesion, sealing and protection solutions that 3M delivers for aircraft structural assembly have something extra built in: efficiency, and peace of mind. Learn more.

MRO

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    3M is with you from OEM to MRO.

    The design and construction of aircraft is just part of the story. To learn more about how 3M supports aircraft maintenance and repair operations, visit our aircraft MRO website.

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