Adams Rite Aerospace Holiday Luncheon

Fullerton, CA – On Tuesday, December 21, 2021, Adams Rite help its annual holiday luncheon at its headquarters in Fullerton, CA. Adams Rite Aerospace President John Binckley delivered some remarks including expressing his appreciation for the hard work of all employees. “I want to acknowledge and thank every employee for their hard work and dedication throughout 2021. We made great progress in our strategic initiatives and most importantly serving our customers in an exemplary way.”


Congresswoman Young Kim visits ARA

Fullerton, CA – On Thursday, September 2, 2021, Adams Rite welcomed Congresswoman Young Kim to its Fullerton, CA facility.  Congresswoman Kim represents California’s 39th District, which includes parts of Los Angeles, Orange, and San Bernardino counties, in the U.S. House of Representatives.

Congresswoman Kim and members of her staff toured the facility and spent time with employees who demonstrated our products and capabilities.  Adams Rite Aerospace was also presented with a Certificate of Congressional Recognition for our outstanding service to the community.

“We are very proud that the Congresswoman chose to spend some of her valuable time with us at Adams Rite to see our facility, our products and our dedicated employees in action”, says John Binckley, President of Adams Rite Aerospace.  “We will continue to serve our customers with the same passion for innovation, service, precision and responsiveness that we have for over 100 years”, added Ali Dadvar, Vice President of Sales and Marketing.

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ARA Touchfree Products Nominated to the 2021 Crystal Cabin Shortlist

Fullerton, CA – Adams Rite Touchfree Lavatory products have been nominated to the 2021 Crystal Cabin Award shortlist. The Adams Rite’s Touchfree™ Aircraft Lavatory Product Suite is a new tool for airlines to help make passengers feel comfortable flying again.  Passengers continue to express a heightened concern over the cleanliness of aircraft lavatories.  In fact, 53% of passengers now avoid the restroom altogether. In response to this, Adams Rite developed a suite of patented Touchfree™ lavatory components, including a low-cost touchless faucet, soap & hand-sanitizer dispenser, automated waste flap, hands-free door operation, hand dryer, toilet seat, and flush switch. 

Since the 1970s, Adams Rite Aerospace has been the technology and market leader in aerospace lavatory components.  We now bring that same quality and innovation to address the needs of a changed aviation marketplace.

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About the Crystal Cabin Award
The Crystal Cabin Award is THE international prize for innovations in the field of aircraft cabins. A high-caliber jury made up of renowned academics, engineers, specialist journalists and airline and aircraft manufacturer representatives comes together under the slogan “Let your ideas take off” to honor extraordinary cabin concepts and products. The competition was launched by Hamburg Aviation and is organized by the Crystal Cabin Award Association. The award, to date the only one of its kind, has been presented in association with the Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg every year since 2007. The trophies have become a seal of quality, known and coveted around the world.