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A few inches² helping Mélanie Astles to fly

19 April 2018

Michelin sponsors Mélanie Astles, the first female pilot competing in the Red Bull Air Race World Championship Michelin has been supporting high-level sport for more than 100 years and is continuing this tradition with the partnership sponsoring Mélanie Astles. Her

First connected aircraft tire unveiled at Le Bourget Paris Airshow 2017

30 June 2017

On June 20th at the Le Bouget Air Show, Michelin and Safran Landing Systems unveiled the first connected aircraft tire. The project, called PresSense, involves an electronic pressure sensor fitted directly onto aircraft tires that provides information on tire pressure

Learn more about the first connected aircraft Tire

30 June 2017

China’s first commercial jetliner, the C919, takes to the skies

30 May 2017

Michelin is the exclusive OE and RT tire supplier of the COMAC 919, the first Chinese-built commercial jetliner The Chinese government and aviation industry had been waiting for this moment for seven years. The first C919 took off from Shanghai

Michelin Will Equip the Boeing 777-300ER on the Final Assembly Line with its NZG Radial Technology Tires

30 January 2017

Michelin announced today that, beginning in July 2016, it will be the sole source tire supplier for the main landing gear on the final assembly line for the Boeing 777-300ER (Extended Range), the 777-200LR (Long Range) and the 777 Freighter.

Bombardier CS100 Aircraft Enters Service with the MICHELIN® Radial Tire with NZG Technology

30 January 2017

Michelin Aircraft Tire has announced that the all-new Bombardier CS100 aircraft has entered service with MICHELIN® Radial NZG Technology tires. The maiden commercial flight by CS100 launch operator Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) on July 15, 2016 went from Zurich

Michelin Expands Aircraft Tire Business in China

30 January 2017

As part of its expansion in China, Michelin has announced the formation of a new organisation: MSAT (Michelin [Shanghai] Aircraft Tire Trading Co. Ltd.) to improve service levels and product availability to its aviation customers in the region. Michelin already

Michelin North America receives Boeing Excellence in Advocacy Award

30 January 2017

April 18, 2017 – Michelin Aircraft Tyre North America has received a Boeing Excellence in Advocacy Award for 2016. The Boeing Company issues the award annually to recognize suppliers who have achieved superior performance in government outreach activities to help