Aero Shade Technologies, Inc., of Fort Pierce, Florida, said it has acquired all of the assets and intellectual property of bankrupt MSA Aircraft Products, Inc.
MSA Aircraft will be operated as a separate division of Aero Shade Technologies at the Ft. Pierce facility.
The former Operations Manager of MSA, Joe Pedrotti, will head the new division. Other important key personnel are also expected to join in the coming months. It is expected that the new division will be open for business in the later part of January 2016.
Aero Shade Technologies started in business in late 1987 in California providing sun protection and light control products for cockpits of general and commercial aviation. Products include sunshades and sun visors for the flight deck and manual or motorized cabin window shades for the aircraft cabin.
MSA is a builder of custom window shade assemblies for the worldwide corporate, VIP and VVIP aircraft industry with a 28-year history.