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DuPont Advanced Fiber Systems Receives Recognition for Outstanding Supplier Award from Military Supplier

Military protection supplier BAE Systems recently presented an Outstanding Supplier Award to the Life Protection team of DuPont Advanced Fiber Systems (AFS) at the AFS Global Leadership Conference in Glen Allen, Virginia.

Because of the team’s frequent communications, detailed production planning and overall efforts to maximize supply over the last year, BAE was able to meet increasing demand for products that incorporate DuPont™ Kevlar®.

“The entire team is honored to be recognized by BAE with the Outstanding Support Award,” said Ed Hoffman, senior account manager, AFS. “Our efforts have enabled BAE to meet the surge demand for military products that are made with Kevlar®. We are proud to be able to support the value chain that supplies life-saving products to the military.”

BAE is a USD 27 billion company with 96,000 employees. It specializes in advanced defense and aerospace systems for both the military and law enforcement communities. It is the world’s third largest supplier to the armed forces throughout the world with products including military vehicles, vests and helmets.

Posted April 10th,2008

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