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Kellstrom Defense Awarded Exclusive Licensing Agreement Extension by Lockheed Martin Corporation for C-130 SHORT-POD™ APU

Miramar, Fla. – November 18, 2014 – Kellstrom Defense Aerospace, Inc. (KDA), a Merex Group company, signed a three year Exclusive Licensing Agreement Extension with Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Training to manufacture, market, and sell KDA C-130 SHORT-POD™ Auxiliary Power Unit (APU) Upgrade Kits, KDA C-130 SHORT-POD™ APU Installation Kits, and spare parts in support of C-130 B-H model aircraft sustainment around the world.

Kellstrom Defense Aerospace, A Merex Group Company, Signs Teaming Agreement with Europavia

Madrid, SPAIN – October 8, 2014 – KELLSTROM DEFENSE AEROSPACE, a MEREX GROUP Company and EUROPAVIA Espana S.A. are pleased to announced the completion of a comprehensive teaming agreement for providing engine and airframe component Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) for defense platforms in Spain, Europe and Specific South American markets.

Merex Announces Acquisition of F-5, T-38 And F-16 Structual Manufacturing Tooling

July 15, 2014, Camarillo, CA – The Merex Group is pleased to announce the acquisition of specialized tooling assets and inventory affiliated with the manufacture of aftermarket spares for the F-5, T-38 and F-16 military aircraft. This tooling provides new structural manufacturing capability and was enabled by the purchase by the Merex Group of specific tooling and surplus inventory assets formerly owned by Sierra Aerospace of Simi Valley, CA.

Alco Services, Inc. And Avloc Reach Agreement for C130 APU and Accessory Repair

July 14, 2014, Camarillo, CA – The Merex Group is pleased to announce that ALCO Services, Inc., a Merex Company, (“ALCO”), has reached an agreement with UK based AVLOC to represent ALCO for specific repair services. Covered in this agreement are Auxiliary Power Units (APU’s) and multiple accessories for the C-130 and P-3 fleets of the Royal Canadian Armed Forces, provided under contract to Standard Aero.

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