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DuPont™ Nomex® and Kevlar® Used in Lightweight Aircraft

DuPont has worked closely with Airbus to help them provide lightweight, composite materials like honeycombs made of Nomex® and Kevlar®, which are used in the Airbus A380 to help increase airplane fuel efficiency and reduce aviation emissions. Watch a video about French engineer Nadege Louerat who helped build one of the biggest airplanes in the world. For more information about honeycomb core technology in aerospace, please click here.