Innovation in Aviation Fire Extinguishers

06/05/2020 Amerex Fire

Aviation fire extinguishers serve to protect the approximately 15.5 million people who travel by air worldwide each day. For nearly 50 years, the commercial airline industry and general avaiation has depended on Amerex for quality, high performance fire suppression. An industry leader when it comes to aviation fire extinguishers, Amerex continually innovates to provide the best in aviation safety.

With the onset of COVID-19, the airline industry faces more challenges as they strive to provide the best in safety for the millions who depend on them each day. Privately owned with a commitment to rigorous testing, customer service and training, Amerex is dedicated to quickly adapting products to support the airline industry. We manufacture our extinguishers in a modern facility that is ISO 9001 certified to ensure high quality and consistent products. 

From fires started by electrical equipment to combustibles to liquids, our fire extinguishers are highly effective against each of these types of fires.

Our extinguishers have key features and benefits that make them the first choice for flight crews and airport personnel. Some of these include stored-pressure design, long warranty, serviceability in accordance with NFPA 10, durable all metal valve construction, and high-gloss polyester powder coated finish.

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Halotron BrX is the most recent clean agent extinguisher to come to market for the aviation industry. This clean extinguishing agent is US EPA SNAP approved for use in aircraft applications and is the preferred solution for the replacement of Halon 1211 extinguishers when necessary.

Halotron 1TM clean extinguishing agent discharges as a rapidly evaporating liquid, which is non-conductive, non-corrosive and leaves behind no residue.  Amerex manufactures a full line of hand portable and wheeled fire extinguishers.

The Halon 1211 Extinguishers come in a full line of hand portables. These extinguishers have a one-year manufacturer’s warranty, stored pressure design, all-metal valve construction, and many other features that exceed industry standards. Halon 1211 leaves no residue and is user-friendly. It has maximum visibility during discharge, a large loop pull pin and is QR coded with bilingual labels.

Amerex manufactures a full line of Halotron I Clean Agent Extinguishers. These rugged extinguishers have a six-year manufacturer’s warranty, stored pressure design, dependable drawn steel cylinders, and many other features. these extinguishers are EPA approved “clean agent” for Class A and B and C hazards. Easy-to-use, they have maximum visibility during discharge and no conductivity back to the operator. They also leave no residue.

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