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Aircraft Ballistic Protection

Delivering lightweight composite armour and ballistic protection solutions for aircraft

Delivering leading composite material solutions across Defence, Aerospace, Rail and Automotive markets since 1937

Aircraft Ballistic Protection

Permali Gloucester supply lightweight composite armour and ballistic protection for helicopters and fixed wing aircraft.

Advanced composite and ceramic materials are used to provide optimized and lightweight ballistic protection.  Materials include UHMWPE, aramids and ceramics with protection levels ranging from small arms to heavy machine gun.  Permali's design team work closely with the customer to optimize the integration of the ballistic panels and ensure compatibility with role equipment.  Armour panel constructions are robust and meet the requirements of FAR/CS25 and FAR/CS29.


Chinook Helicopter
Delivering leading composite material solutions across Defence, Aerospace, Rail and Automotive markets since 1937