TAI's News & Blog

TAI's News Page provides updates on important aerospace, commercial, and research programs using our thermal strap products, and covers other helpful topics including: how to draft strap specifications and SOW's, helping you through the strap design and ordering processes, and notices regarding our new thermal strap catalogs, products and offerings. Come back for more updates on successful customer programs, and news & pictures from TAI and our customers.

TAI Releases the 2019 GFTS Catalog

Posted by Tyler Link on Fri, Mar 01, 2019 @ 12:03 PM

TAI is proud to announce the release of our 2019 GFTS® Catalog:

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Tags: thermal straps, graphite fiber thermal strap, 2019 GFTS Catalog

TAI Releases the 2019 X-Series Catalog

Posted by Tyler Link on Tue, Feb 26, 2019 @ 02:47 PM

TAI is proud to announce the release of our 2019 X-Series® (PGS & Graphene Thermal Strap) Catalog:

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Tags: graphite thermal straps, graphene thermal straps, pgs thermal straps, 2019 X-Series Catalog, Graphene Thermal Links

TAI Shipping out Custom CuTS for CryoMech AL 60 Cryocooler

Posted by Tyler Link on Fri, Jan 25, 2019 @ 05:09 PM

Happy Friday, to all of our Blog, Linkedin and Twitter followers!  I thought I would share a great shot of our newest custom cryocooler copper thermal strap (CuTS®), shipping out next week:

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Tags: copper thermal straps,, cryocooler series thermal straps, CryoMech AL 60 Cryocooler Thermal Links

TAI Shipping out Custom Cryocooler Copper Thermal Straps (CuTS) to General Atomics

Posted by Tyler Link on Thu, Jan 17, 2019 @ 10:22 AM

...Some more great pictures to share with our Blog and LinkedIn Followers!

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Tags: thermal straps, copper thermal straps,, cryocooler series thermal straps, SHI RDK 415D Cryocooler Straps

TAI Publishes the 2019 CuTS Catalog - Get Your Copy Now!

Posted by Tyler Link on Tue, Jan 08, 2019 @ 03:33 PM

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Tags: copper thermal strap, cryocooler series thermal straps, 2019 CuTS Catalog

NASA's Global Ecosystem Dynamics Investigation (GEDI) Mission Launches with TAI's CuTS On Board

Posted by Tyler Link on Tue, Jan 08, 2019 @ 10:38 AM

SpaceX's Falcon-9 rocket launches from Cape Canaveral on 12/5/18. Image credit: wuft.org

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Tags: copper thermal strap, CuTS Spaceflight Heritage, NASA GEDI Mission

GPS III Launches with TAI's Graphite Fiber Thermal Straps (GFTS) on Board

Posted by Tyler Link on Wed, Dec 26, 2018 @ 10:11 AM

SpaceX Launches the GPS III SV01 Satellite on December 23, 2018.

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Tags: graphite fiber thermal strap, GFTS Spaceflight Heritage, GPS III

TAI Introduces our Aluminum Foil Thermal Strap (AlTS) Standard and Custom Product Line

Posted by Tyler Link on Tue, Dec 18, 2018 @ 02:54 PM

Pictured: A5-501 AlTS® with Al 6061 Fittings and Al 1100 0.001" Foils (December 2018)

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Tags: Aluminum Foil Thermal Straps, Aluminum Thermal Straps, Solderless Flexible Thermal Links

TAI Delivers GFTS & CuTS to MIT Lincoln Lab for Thermal Strap Evaluation Program; CuFS and X-Series Straps Headed Out Next...

Posted by Tyler Link on Wed, Dec 12, 2018 @ 02:55 PM

...It sure has been busy at TAI this year--and only getting busier as we approach 2019.  In another first, MIT Lincoln Laboratory procured sets of our standard P5-506 and G5-502 Copper and Graphite Fiber Thermal Straps (CuTS® & GFTS®), for an evaluation program to determine the best strap types for future spaceflight programs.

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Tags: thermal straps, copper thermal strap, graphite fiber thermal strap, MIT Lincoln Lab

TAI Delivers Graphite Fiber Thermal Straps (GFTS) to INFN for NASA's IXPE Mission

Posted by Tyler Link on Wed, Dec 12, 2018 @ 11:42 AM

I am happy to announce that TAI recently delivered several spaceflight model (FM) Graphite Fiber Thermal Straps (GFTS®) to Italy's National Institute for Nuclear Physics (INFN), to be incorporated on instruments destined for NASA's Imaging X-ray Polarimetry Explorer  (IXPE) mission, scheduled for launch in 2021. 

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Tags: thermal straps, graphite thermal straps, GFTS Spaceflight Heritage, NASA IXPE Mission