M7 Areospace is an Elbit Systems of America company where commercial Aviation is a key segment of the business portfolio.
The addition of M7 Aerospace to the Elbit Systems of America family, they’ve expanded there breadth of offerings to include worldwide logistics support and maintenance for a variety of commercial and military aircraft including the Metro, Merlin and Shorts aircraft. Always central to their operations is their corporate creed: producing products and systems that protect and save lives, improving safety, and ensuring high reliability for our business partners.
For more than 80 years, Elibt Systems of America have been providing cutting-edge, innovative solutions to the commercial aviation marketplace including the world’s first accurate barometric altimeter and a revolutionary Enhanced Flight Vision System, EFVS.
The aerostructures manufacturing division runs a fully-outfitted, AS9100, ISO9001-2008 manufacturing plant and has the experience as well as the process and procedures to support major commercial and military aerospace companies. By utilizing their one-stop-shop approach, they can complete detailed parts fabrication, sub-assemblies, and major component builds without interruption to customer schedules while enabling competitive pricing.
They are a supplier to: Agusta and AgustaWestland Helicopter Co., Northrop Grumman-Integrated Systems, Boeing, Bell Helicopter, MD Helicopter, Erickson Air-Crane Inc., Lockheed Martin Tactical and Mission Systems, and Sikorsky Helicopter.
Elbit Systems of America are the original equipment manufacturer and type certificate holder of Merlin and Metro aircraft and continue to be the largest supplier of parts and components supporting these fleets. Their expertise also includes inventory and rotables management, global transportation management and distribution, technical training, publications, and 24/7/365 staff support.
Apart from equipment manufacturing, they can offer the following customized supply chain management solutions:
- Sales and global distribution services
- Forecasting, material planning, and inventory management services
- Strategic sourcing
- Supplier management
- Warehousing and distribution
- Complex kitting and material presentation
- Business process augmentation and total cost of ownership reduction
Obsolescence management is one of their core competencies. Experienced supply chain professionals quickly develop and tailor solutions that support demanding and changing operations tempos through proven techniques.
The M7 Aerospace facility in San Antonio has a fully functional aerostructures manufacturing department with the experience to support major aerospace customers with detailed sheet metal and machine parts as well as full fabrication. They have the comprehensive engineering capabilities to develop and implement full STC for major aircraft modification and repairs.