AMETEK, Kellstrom Defense sign contract extension agreement

Kellstrom Defense Aerospace (KDA) has announced it has signed a new multi-year extension agreement with the Sensors and Fluid Management Systems (SFMS) business unit of AMETEK Aerospace & Defense, the company said.

The agreement builds on a legacy of partnership, with KDA continuing to serve as the exclusive distributor of AMETEK SFMS products for the global military and government aftermarket, while also providing OEM repair management support and expanded cooperation for new aftermarket solutions for military aircraft sustainment.

AMETEK Sensors and Fluid Management Systems offers aircraft and engine sensors for temperature, pressure, flow, fluid level, acceleration, proximity, speed and position. It is a business unit of AMETEK´s Aerospace and Defense division, a supplier of engine and aircraft monitoring systems; data acquisition units; fuel and fluid measurement systems; heat transfer and cooling systems; and maintenance and repair services. AMETEK Inc. is a global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with annual sales of USD 5 billion.

Kellstrom Defense Aerospace (KDA) is offers defense aircraft sustainment, deploying an experienced team and complete capabilities to solve customer challenges through OEM strategic distribution, component repair services, engineered products, and logistics solutions for military transporters, fighters, and rotary wing platforms.