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Military Aircraft Mesothelioma


Military Aircraft and Mesothelioma

Military Aircraft between 1930-1980 was equipped with many asbestos-containing products that exposed military personnel daily.

Navy and Air Force veterans were exposed to asbestos working on military aircraft, tanks, trucks, ships, brakes, and engines during their ervice.  

Military Aircraft and Asbestos Exposure

Because asbestos has a natural ability to resist heat and fire it was used in aircraft as insulation to reduce the risk of engine fires. Asbestos was used heavily in aircraft components, engine insulation, electrical insulation, aircraft brake pads, clutches, glues, and adhesives.

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Militray Aircraft and Asbestos Exposure

Because asbestos has a natural ability to resist heat and fire it was used in aircraft as insulation to reduce the risk of engine fires. Asbestos was used heavily in aircraft components, engine insulation, electrical insulation, aircraft brake pads, clutches, glues, and adhesives.

Air Force Aircraft and Asbestos Exposure

Military Bases and Asbestos Products With Documented Asbestos Exposure:

Access Panels


Air Handling Systems

Aircraft Engines

Aircraft Stitching Wire

Ammunition Hoists

Asbestos Containing Parts

Asbestos Filters

Asbestos Suits

Blankets, Gloves, Boots

Block Insulation


Brake Linings

Brake Pads


Bulkhead Systems





Clutch Facing & Pads

Cockpit Heating Systems

Communication Systems 

Concrete Additives

Cockpit Heating Systems


Cooling Towers

Cords & Ropes

Cork Board

Deck Covering Materials



Electrical Insulation

Electrical Wiring

Engine Heat Shields


Fire Doors

Fire Resistant Clothes


Fireproofing Materials

Firewall Seals

Gas Masks




Gun Mounts

Heat Resistant Gloves & Suits

Heating Systems


Hot Water Pipes


Hydraulic Assemblies & Systems

Instrument Paneling

Insulating Materials

Jet Engines

Joint Compound



Packing Materials



Plumbing Systems

Propeller Assemblies

Protective Fire Retardant





Seals & Sealants

Smoke Screen Generators

Sound Dampening Materials

Steam Pipes & Valves

Thermal Insulation

Torque Valves





Vibration Dampeners

Wallboard Joint Compound

Weapon Systems

Air Force Aircraft and Asbestos Exposure

Veterans with the highest risk for developing Mesothelioma:

Aircraft Mechanics 


Boilermen Air Force Aircraft

Air Superiority Fighters

Airborne Command And Control Aircraft

Attack Aircraft

Battlefield Airborne Communications Node


Cargo Aircraft

Electronic-Warfare Aircraft

Fighter Jet Aircraft


Multi-Mission Aircraft

Observation Aircraft

Passenger Aircraft

Reconnaissance Aircraft

Search And Rescue Aircraft

Surveillance Aircraft

Tanker Aircraft

Transport Aircraft

Vip Transport Aircraft

Weather Reconnaissance Aircraft

Air Force Helicopters:

Attack Helicopters

Search and Rescue Helicopter

Training Helicopters

Utility Helicopters

Navy Aircraft and Asbestos Exposure:

Anti-Submarine Helicopter 


Cargo Planes

Carrier Fleet Logistics Support

Fighter Jets

Fleet Air Reconnaissance

Fleet Logistics Support


Maritime Strike Helicopter 

Navy Patrol Aircraft

Navy Training Aircraft

Refueling Aircraft

Sea Combat Helicopter 

Test and Evaluation Aircraft

Training Helicopter 

Military Aircraft and Asbestos Exposure

Aircraft used by the U. S. Military contained hundreds of asbestos-containing products and materials.

Veterans most at risk of being exposed are asbestos are aircraft mechanics, aircraft workers, firefighters, demo workers and welders that maintained and repaired military aircraft. 

Mesothelioma Statute of Limitations

Statutes of Limitations is the time a Mesothelioma victim has to file a lawsuit. 

The Statute of Limitations for Mesothelioma and asbestos exposure varies from state to state.

The Statute of Limitations for Mesothelioma begins when a person is either diagnosed or dies, not the date of their exposure.

An experienced Mesothelioma attorney can help you file a claim before your Statutes of Limitations expires.

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List of Duties - Army Asbestos Exposure

Assembling,  Binding,  Buffing,  Changing,  Chipping,  Cleaning,  Coating,  Covering,  Crushing,  Cutting,  Demonstrating,  Designing,  Developing,  Digging,  Dismantling,  Drilling,  Examining,  Filling,  Fitting,  Fixing,  Folding,  Measuring,  Mixing,  Modifying,  Mounting,  Moving,  Observing,  Operating,  Overhauling,  Packaging,  Grinding,  Helping,  Inserting,  Inspecting,  Instructing,  Investigating,  Laboring,  Lining,  Loading,  Painting,  Piling,  Pouring,  Prepping,  Pressing,  Processing,  Pumping,  Removing,  Repairing,  Replacing,  Sealing,  Servicing,  Setting,  Sorting,  Spinning,  Spraying,  Stacking,  Stamping,  Stripping,  Supervising,  Testing,  Training,  Trimming,  Troubleshooting,  Twisting,  Unloading,  Washing,  Weighing,  Welding,  Winding,  Wiring,  Working,  Wrapping   

30 Billion in Asbestos Trust Funds!


Veterans Mesothelioma Diagnosis & Asbestos Trust Funds

Asbestos manufacturers of products and materials have admitted fault and set up trust funds to compensate workers for their asbestos exposure. There are more than 30 billion dollars in asbestos trust funds for patients diagnosed with Mesothelioma cancer, asbestos lung cancer, and other asbestos-related diseases. If you know someone who has Mesothelioma, contact us to learn more about your legal rights for asbestos compensation.

Veterans diagnosed with  Mesothelioma have legal rights and may be eligible to recover compensation from negligent asbestos companies and asbestos trust funds. Get a free consultation from an experienced Mesothelioma lawyer to know if you have a valid legal claim today.

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Veterans and Mesothelioma

Navy Mesothelioma

Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Lawsuit Claims

Navy veterans account for 16 percent of all asbestos-related lung diseases.

Air Force Mesothelioma

Air Force Veterans Mesothelioma Lawsuit Claims

Asbestos materials were used to build aircraft and construct Air Force bases.

Army Mesothelioma

Army Veterans Mesothelioma Lawsuit Claims

Asbestos was used in thousands of Army vehicles, brakes, gaskets and insulation.

Coast Guard Mesothelioma

USCG Coast Guard Veterans Mesothelioma Lawsuit Claims

The Coast Guard used the same asbestos-containing equipment as the Navy.

U. S. Marines Mesothelioma

US Marines Veterans Mesothelioma Lawsuit Claims

American Cancer Society report - Asbestos was found in old Marine Corps barracks.

Retired Veterans

REtired Veterans Mesothelioma Lawsuit Claims

There are 21.5 million living veterans that served in the U. S. military forces.

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About 600,000 victims have filed claims for damage from their asbestos exposure. 

Mesothelioma Settlements

Mesothelioma Settlement Lawsuits

Asbestos companies have paid claimants more than $18 billion since the late 1980s.

Statute of Limitations

Mesothelioma Statute of Limitations

Each state has a strict statute of limitations to file your asbestos lawsuit.

Asbestos Trust Funds

Attorney Mesothelioma Asbestos Trust Fund

Asbestos companies have paid claimants more than $18 billion since the late 1980s.

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Mesothelioma Medical Information

Mesothelioma Diagnosed?

Mesothelioma Diagnosed Mesothelioma Lawsuit Claims

Mesothelioma primarily diagnosed in Veterans between the ages of 55-75 

Mesothelioma Treatment

Mesothelioma Treatment

The 3 main treatments for Mesothelioma are: surgery, radiation and chemotherapy.

Mesothelioma Symptoms


90% of Mesothelioma patients reported shortness of breath as their first symptom.

Secondhand Exposure

Secondhand Exposure

Diagnosed Mesothelioma rates are higher among spouses of asbestos workers.

Mesothelioma Survival Rate

Mesothelioma Survival Rate

Life expectancy for a mesothelioma patient is 12 – 21 months after diagnosis.

Asbestos Lung Cancer

Asbestos Lung Cancer Mesothelioma Lawsuit Claims

There is about 15,000 Asbestos-related cancers diagnosed each year in U. S.