Kellstrom Defense provides distribution, repair services, engineered products, and logistics solutions for U.S. manufactured legacy fighters, transporters, patrol aircraft, and helicopters.
The Strategic Distribution segment is a leading provider of aftermarket parts to domestic and foreign militaries, with many OEMs reliant on Kellstrom Defense for field technical support and management of global demand for their product lines. With over 30 years’ experience in managing global distribution programs, customers rely on Kellstrom Defense to provision genuine quality parts at the right price and the right time.
Kellstrom Repair Services is a 14 CFR Part-145 repair station specializing in the complete repair and overhaul of hydraulic, fuel, electro-mechanical, pneumatic accessories, landing gear, wheels and brakes, C-130 APU overhaul, and various instruments in support of U.S. manufactured, legacy military aircraft. Capabilities extend beyond repairs to incorporate tooling development, engineering design, and fabrication. A team with a combined experience of over 70 years in the industry, have established strategic alliances with MRO service centers around the world to offer a full spectrum of capabilities.
The Engineered Products business segment solves complex requirements for customers by developing proprietary designs, tooling. and alternate source approved (SAR) parts for U.S. manufactured legacy military aircraft and system level technology upgrades for aircraft life extension. Product development capabilities include control systems, structural components, electro-mechanical, and hydraulic systems.
The Logistics Solutions Team utilizes the talents of Strategic Distribution, MRO Solutions, and Engineering and Manufacturing to deliver fleet readiness solutions to its customers. These solutions are flexible and easily customized to satisfy customer requirements related to provisioning aftermarket parts, point of use inventories, supplier management, rotable pool programs, life extension upgrades, and a total logistics support solution that encompasses these and more.