Ascent's Global Tooling Systems named Sikorsky Program Supplier of the Year



Global Tooling Systems, an Ascent Aerospace company, was recognized by Lockheed Martin´s Sikorsky line of business at a recent ceremony in West Palm Beach, Florida as the Program Supplier of the Year for the Canadian Maritime Helicopter Program CH-148 Cyclone, the company said.

Ascent Aerospace is the industry´s largest tooling and automation group. The company provides high-precision, high-performance production tooling and automated positioning and fastening systems along with integration and engineering services to deliver turnkey assembly lines for aircraft. Ascent works with airframers in civil, defense, rotorcraft, business jet and general aviation sectors. Visit www.ascentaerospace.com for more information.

Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 100,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.