Fly Safe with the FAA Approved FireCape Fire Containment Cover by Newtex
The TSO-C203 Approved FireCape™ Fire Contaiment Cover (FCC) is the product of almost 40 years of experience in high temperature fabrics and fire protection. Certified to isolate a cargo fire to a pallet load for 6 hours, the fire containment cover ensures flight safety by giving the crew valuable time to land safely in the event of an aircraft fire. This passive protection system is specifically designed to contain scorching, violent fires caused by Lithium-Ion batteries, undeclared dangerous goods, and other hazardous materials.
The FireCape™ Fire Containment Cover is made with Z-Block™ smoke and fire resistant fabrics which exceed the dangerous goods regulations set by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), and leading air cargo carriers. The strong and weather resistant thermal fabric can withstand temperatures up to 1800°F / 980°C.
In addition to providing significant risk reduction for air transport, this fire resistant cargo cover was designed with airport ground crews in mind. It is lightweight, durable, and easy to deploy and maintain.
The United States Navy and leading cargo airlines all over the world trust the FireCape Fire Containment Cover to mitigate fire risk and keep their crews protected.
In addition to the FireCape Fire Containment Cover, Newtex manufactures Fire Containment Bags that contain lithium-ion batteries fires that start in laptops and other personal electronic devices, Fire Containment Overpack Bags for individual shipping boxes, and custom fire protection systems for specialized applications. We partner with Trip & Co., a leading European cargo cover and netting supplier, to sell FireCape Fire Containment Covers in Europe and around the globe.