Did you know that landing gear manufacturer Héroux-Devtek was first on the moon on July 20, 1969? It is Héroux Machines Parts of Longueil which manufactured the landing gear of the lunar module of Apollo 11. The manufacturer of landing gear, today Héroux-Devtek, can thus affirm to have been first on the moon.
Héroux-Devtek President and Chief Executive Officer Martin Brassard stated:
“Héroux-Devtek is proud to have been part of this historic mission. Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin made “a small step for the man, but a giant leap for humanity”. Our work with NASA continues to be part of our identity. It is a testament to the expertise and knowledge of our engineers and employees, “
Héroux-Devtek Executive Chairman Gilles Labbé said:
“Héroux-Devtek was founded in 1942 and is now the third largest landing gear manufacturer. Our collaboration with NASA has been an important moment in our history. It has helped propel Quebec’s minds and technology on the world stage “:
Congratulations to Héroux-Devtek for his past achievements and recent achievements.>>> Follow us on Facebook and Twitter