The Gary Jet Center has been recognized as Supplier of the Year in the Global Diversity category by The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA), the company said.
Gary Jet Center was one of 13 companies honored April 12, 2017 at a gala in Dallas, TX for distinguished performance in working with Boeing. Gary Jet Center previously was honored with this award in 2013.
In January, Gary Jet Center was notified that it was one of 480 companies to receive the Boeing Performance Excellence Award which rewards performance excellence. Achieving the Supplier of the Year designation further acknowledges superior performance and labels this class of winners as best of the best.
This year´s recipients represent an elite group among more than 13,000 active Boeing suppliers in nearly 48 countries around the world. This selection was based on stringent performance criteria for quality performance, delivery performance, cost, environmental initiatives, customer service and technical expertise.
The Gary Jet Center provides aircraft maintenance and repair, as well as global flight technical support and line services to their Executive Flight Operations, based at the Gary/Chicago International Airport (KGYY) in Gary, Indiana.
Gary Jet Center is an aviation services company With over 110,000 sq. ft. of hangar space based at the Gary/Chicago International Airport that provides fixed base operations to a variety of corporate and general aircraft, aircraft management services to over a dozen aircraft owners, Part 135 Charter operations, and two Part 145 Maintenance certificates.