Kellstrom Defense Approved by Ogden Air Force Sustainment Center for C-130 Landing Gear Repairs

Kellstrom Defense Aerospace, Inc. (“KDA”), repair services operating segment, is pleased to announce in addition to its’ current landing gear repair capabilities, it has been approved by Ogden Air Force Sustainment Center to repair and overhaul C-130 Main Landing Gear Shock Strut Assemblies. KDA’s repair services operating segment is based in Miramar, FL.

“This is a great addition to our existing repair and overhaul capabilities, enabling us to continue to provide a more full-service MRO approach to our customers,” stated Andy Trosper, President of Repair Services operating segment.  “We are excited about what this provides to our customers while we continue our focus on adding capabilities that tie to our customers’ needs as a part of the Kellstrom Advantage.”

About Kellstrom Defense Aerospace, Inc.:

Kellstrom Defense Aerospace, Inc.  (“KDA”) is a global provider for the sustainment of legacy defense aircraft through OEM strategic distribution, component repair services, and engineered products for military transporters, fighter, and rotary wing platforms.  The repair services business segment is a Honeywell and AMETEK Authorized Repair Station specializing in the repair and overhaul of Auxiliary Power Units, Engine Driven Compressors, and a full range of mechanical, electro-mechanical, instrument, pneumatic, and fuel system components.  The segment also specializes in the repair and overhaul of Accessory Class III components, Instrument Class I, II, III, and IV avionics, and landing gear systems.  The Repair Management team leverages in-house repair capabilities and an FAA authorized facility to provide value added repair solutions for OEMs and customers. With operations in Camarillo, CA; Miramar, FL; Macon, GA; Cambridge, UK; Windsor, AU; Singapore; UAE; and Indonesia, the KDA team provides support to the United States military and over 60 partnering nations.  KDA is committed to compliance, with hundreds of active export licenses and dedicated contract, export, and security personnel. The Kellstrom Defense Advantage is being a respected global leader for defense aircraft sustainment, deploying an experienced team and complete capabilities to solve customer challenges.  Further information is available at:  www.kellstromdefense.com and www.c130.com.

Media Contact:

Kellstrom Defense Aerospace, Inc.

Ruth Garcia

Director, Marketing & Communications

PR@kellstromdefense.com

Source: Kellstrom Defense


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