Since 1981 the name Burnham has been synonymous with aerospace composites manufacturing. Today, Burnham Composite Structures, Inc. continues to provide high quality composite parts, assemblies, and tooling solutions for the aerospace industry. Over the years Burnham has supported nearly every major aerospace customer in sectors such as defense, commercial, general aviation, rotorcraft, and space. In addition, our centralized location in Wichita, Kansas, gives us the ability to efficiently support any customer with their future composite needs.
With Burnham’s primary buildings totaling over 76,000 sq ft, along with over 10 acres of land available for expansion, Burnham is well-positioned for growth out into the future. Key features of our facilities include an 11,000 sq ft layup cleanroom and large, certified autoclaves up to 8’ Diameter and 30’ in length.
Burnham’s Quality System follows strict aerospace industry standards and is compliant to ISO9000:2000 and AS9100, Revision B. Progressive inspection practices are utilized throughout the manufacturing process, which include dimensional inspection via CMM or laser tracker, ultrasonic inspection, and vacuum integrity testing (service temperature / service pressure leak check). Burnham is approved for most any major OEM or Tier 1 customer within the aerospace industry.