Winter Series: How Are Wiring Harnesses Built?

Posted by John Ashour on February 23, 2021

  In the past, InterConnect Wiring released a blog entitled “Why Do Aircraft Have Wiring Harnesses?“ and another blog entitled “What is a Wiring Harness?”.  Based on these two blogs a reader should know what they are and why they exist, but one aspect remains; how are they built? Today, we are revisiting one of … Continue reading “Winter Series: How Are Wiring Harnesses Built?”

What Is CMMC?

Posted by Doug Symes on February 9, 2021

Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification or CMMC is the Cybersecurity requirement for all Department of Defense (DoD) contractors (AKA suppliers).  This new requirement will be fully implemented by 2025 and InterConnect is well on its way to being ready for certification this year.  I am sure we all agree that cybersecurity is important if not vital … Continue reading “What Is CMMC?”

Winter Blog Series: Can a Wiring Harness Be Repaired or Overhauled?

Posted by John Ashour on January 26, 2021

We hope you’re having a great week and are staying safe and healthy out there! Today we’re revisiting one of our top blogs from 2017 that asks the ultimate question: can a wiring harness be repaired or overhauled? Let’s find out!     A common question asked of InterConnect Wiring is, “Can InterConnect repair or overhaul … Continue reading “Winter Blog Series: Can a Wiring Harness Be Repaired or Overhauled?”

Top 5 Things I’d Like to See in our Aerospace Industry in 2021

Posted by Clare McGarrey on January 12, 2021

  2020 was a tough year for all of us, but we’re remaining positive and hopeful that things will start to get better in 2021. Here are the top 5 things I’d like to see happen in our aerospace industry in 2021.    Number One: The Return of Conferences and Trade Shows. I am so … Continue reading “Top 5 Things I’d Like to See in our Aerospace Industry in 2021”

What Is SAE-AS50881 and How Does It Relate to Wiring Harness Design?

Posted by Clare McGarrey on January 5, 2021

  InterConnect’s birthday is coming up on January 12, which will be our 28th Anniversary! Over the years InterConnect has seen many different companies call-out ‘SAE-AS50881’ as the standard for manufacturing wiring harnesses.  When InterConnect’s engineers and planners see this note they get a smile on their faces and chuckle because SAE-AS50881 is not a … Continue reading “What Is SAE-AS50881 and How Does It Relate to Wiring Harness Design?”

Fly Safe Falcons: InterConnect Awarded Prestigious Zenith Safety Achievement Award

Posted by Candace Evans on December 29, 2020

  Before the COVID-19 pandemic, at the end of our daily in-person company-wide meetings, our caring, forward-thinking president, John Ashour, would say, “Fly Safe Falcons!”  Mr. Ashour would do this for two reasons: 1) to signify the end of the meeting, and 2) to put a reminder into the minds of all InterConnect Wiring employees … Continue reading “Fly Safe Falcons: InterConnect Awarded Prestigious Zenith Safety Achievement Award”

Christmas Poem Contest

Posted by Clare McGarrey on December 22, 2020

  We had a Christmas Poem Contest at InterConnect Wiring headquarters, and two of our Fantastic Falcons blew us away with their poems! Below are our first and second place winners’ poems:   First Place Winner: Twas the night before vaca and out on the floor The assemblers were running to do one harness more. … Continue reading “Christmas Poem Contest”

What is a Relay Panel?

Posted by Clare McGarrey on December 15, 2020

2020 is coming to an end and what a crazy year it’s been. I think it’s safe to say that everyone is ready to say “au revoir!” to 2020 and “hello sunshine!” to 2021. The aerospace industry took an unexpected turn for the worse this year but – it also took giant steps towards a … Continue reading “What is a Relay Panel?”

InterConnect Wiring’s Annual Toy Drive (2020 Edition)

Posted by Clare McGarrey on December 1, 2020

InterConnect Wiring’s Annual Toy Drive is back! Wow, it has been a crazy year. With 133.8 million + United States citizens having lost their jobs since the beginning of the pandemic in March (source), it’s no surprise that many families will struggle to give their children gifts this holiday season. Help us give the gift … Continue reading “InterConnect Wiring’s Annual Toy Drive (2020 Edition)”

What is Power-By-Wire?

Posted by Clare McGarrey on November 17, 2020

The other day I heard someone say the words, “power-by-wire” and my spidey-senses perked up and I felt an insatiable tingle of curiosity inside. Side note #1: No wonder my best friend, Deborah, recently gave me a t-shirt to wear in Zoom pandemic meetings that says, “WARNING: MAY SPONTANEOUSLY TALK ABOUT AIRPLANES”. I took it … Continue reading “What is Power-By-Wire?”