Materials identified as raw material, composites and chemicals are indicated as Consumables & Expendables and are handled within the Airbus standard parts team. These materials cover, for example, metal extrusions and profiles, plastic extrusions, wires, cables and protection, seals and strips, insulation material, tapes, paints, adhesives and lubricants, switches and hoses. Airbus relies on a worldwide partner network to supply and to source the material on demand.
Parts are manufactured in conformance with a standard specification which includes design, manufacturing, test and acceptance criteria and identification requirements. Applicable Standard Parts are mentioned in the RSPL. Moving Standard Parts are stocked at Airbus sites and are available at attractive prices for orders on all priorities. For example: nuts, bolts, fasteners, rivets, bearings, clamps, electrical connectors, switches and many more. Airbus Material & Logistics has developed a turnkey service for your Standard Hardware ordering. An enlarged range of active Airbus part numbers is available in Airbus stock.