CAV Ice Protection is an aerospace supplier of airborne ice protection systems for civilian, commercial and military aircraft. Since 1942, the company has specialized in the design, certification and manufacture of ice protection systems. Products include TKS®, SLD Guard™ and Hybrid Airborne Ice Protection Systems. Other services include consulting related to testing, international approvals, component qualification, electrical system design, reliability and safety analysis, aerodynamics, thermodynamics, quality, and manufacturing design and integration. The company's headquarters is located in Consett, County Durham, England.