The 32nd National Aerospace FOD Prevention Conference will be held in Dallas, Texas on August 16th through August 18th.

PlaSteel will be hosting FOD product exhibits and demonstrations in Booths 109 and 116 to introduce our excellent FOD product lines. Contact FOD Field Specialist at 480-491-8100 or email to If you are planning to attend the show and would like to meet with someone to see new products for FOD Prevention. See the new Portable Light Case Box System, FOD Bags and FOD Signs as well as our other FOD and Tool Control Products.

FOD Signs

If you have never attended the show before, you are in for a real treat!  Here’s some details from their brochure:

Conference Description:  The annual conference objective is to make the industry aware of the need to prevent foreign object debris/damage from our aviation/aerospace vehicles, airports, runways, manufacturing shops, flight lines and all aspects of aerospace operations. The conference provides an effective forum for the exchange of ideas, solutions, expertise; and is a key resource for information, training, and support. Visit for more conference information.

Who should Attend: Anyone who has an interest in flight safety. This conference attracts major industry representatives from: Airlines, Airports, Cargo Haulers, Aircraft Manufacturing & Repair, Military, Space, Support Industries, and many others from Aviation organizations.

Companies with products or services which increase flight safety & FOD prevention. Examples: borescopes, cameras, lights, tools, toolkits/toolcontrol, FOD detection systems, aircraft protective devices, personal protective equipment, wildlife control, runway sweepers, vacuums, etc…Companies also exhibit to showcase their FOD prevention programs, products and services.

Conference Program: NAFPI and this year’s event sponsor’s invite’s everyone to come to Texas and take part in the 32nd National Aerospace FOD Prevention Conference to see the latest FOD prevention techniques, equipment, and technological advancements used in the industry to prevent FOD, promote awareness, and combat a common enemy. Experience three days of facilitated discussion tracks, keynote presentations, learning sessions (workshops), benchmarking tours, and exhibits. Network and share proven methods and best shop practices of preventing FOD throughout the aviation/aerospace industry. FOD can comf in many different forms, and produce disastrous effects if not identified and corrected.

Special Program:  Attention Airlines and Airports:   NAFPI will be presenting a workshop on the new A/CNo150/5210-24 “Airport FOD Management”. Discussion will include a review and understanding of the requirements.

Special Program: Attention Aviation and Aerospace: NAFPI will be presenting a workshop soliciting industry feedback and recommendations for updating the NAFPI Guideline. This is your opportunity to add comments and suggestions to the NAFPI Board!

Contact  for Conference:  Andrew Kenney at (321) 799-6168, FAX (321) 799-7235 email: or Richard Bell at (310) 813-8744, FAX (310) 812-4269 email:

See PlaSteel in Booths 109 & 116 exhibiting their FOD products, Tool Control, FOD Signs, FOD Bags, and demonstrating the new NEXT GENERATION PORTABLE LITE BOX – LCBS (Lite Case Box System).  This portable lite box brings your tool control issues under control with customized tool tray inserts you design!

Stop by our booths at the FOD Prevention Conference in Dallas to see our products and talk to our FOD Field Specialists.   You can preview our extensive lines of FOD and Tool Control products on our websites at or   We look forward to seeing you there!