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Panasonic Avionics and 8tree® Announce Partnership to Offer dentCHECK® Service

04/26/21 | 2 MIN READ

Panasonic Avionics Corporation (Panasonic Avionics) and 8tree today announced a partnership to make available the revolutionary and OEM-approved dentCHECK® dent-mapping/reporting service at select Panasonic Technical Services (PTS) regional line stations: Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), London Heathrow (LHR) and Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport (SYD). 

This new service offering will allow Panasonic Avionics customers yet another convenient, accurate and efficient way to protect their commercial aircraft investment, avoiding unnecessary cost and time delays.  Further, the service will complement PTS’s existing line of best-in-class products and services, continuing its history of being a premier service solution provider.    

Panasonic Avionics supplies and services In-Flight Entertainment and Communication (IFEC) systems. The company’s customer base includes more than 300 airlines located across the globe. 

As a key business unit within Panasonic Avionics, PTS provides Spares, Repairs, Line Maintenance and Technical Services, which includes Training, Technical Publications and Support Services, at more than 50 locations globally.  PTS’s customized solutions are designed to ensure equipment serviceability at the lowest possible through-life cost. 

About Panasonic Avionics Corporation

Panasonic Avionics Corporation is the world’s leading supplier of in-flight entertainment and communication systems. The company’s best-in-class solutions, supported by professional maintenance services, fully integrate with the cabin enabling its customers to deliver the ultimate travel experiences with a rich variety of entertainment choices, resulting in improved quality communication systems and solutions, reduced time-to-market and lower overall costs.

Established in 1979, Panasonic Avionics Corporation, a U.S. corporation, is a subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation of North America, the principal North American subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation. Headquartered in Lake Forest, California with over 3,500 employees and operations in 60 global locations, it has delivered over 15,400 IFE systems and 2,520 in-flight connectivity solutions to the world’s leading airlines.

Panasonic Avionics Media Contacts

Brian Bardwell
Sr. Manager, Corporate Communications
Tel: +1 949 462 1742

Charlie Hampton
Tel: +44 (0)7884 187297

About 8tree  

8tree makes 3D surface inspection tools that deliver ‘go/no-go’ precision measurements at the push of a button.  Since its founding in 2012, the company’s thoughtfully designed products have empowered operators of every skill-level, while seamlessly fitting into established industrial workflows.  Backed by multiple international patents and numerous OEM-approvals, the company’s innovative products are deployed globally to serve the Aviation MRO, Aircraft Manufacturing and Wind-Turbine Rotor Blade Manufacturing sectors. 

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