AMETEK THERMAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS APPOINTS KELLSTROM AEROSPACE AS AUTHORIZED GLOBAL DISTRIBUTOR FOR FMH AEROSPACE PRODUCTS

Montag, Juli 16, 2018

GARDEN CITY, NY — Thermal Management Systems (TMS) of AMETEK Aerospace & Defense has approved Kellstrom Aerospace (KA), as its authorized distributor for FMH Aerospace products. With the signing of this agreement, KA is approved to solicit business for FMH commercial spares globally. AMETEK acquired FMH Aerospace, based in Irvine, CA, earlier in 2018. It is a leader in products used by the aerospace, defense and space industries to transfer fluids and gases at extreme temperatures and pressures in highly demanding applications.

"AMETEK is pleased to add to our partnership with Kellstrom Aerospace," states Bob Vogel, Vice President and General Manager, Thermal Management Systems. "KA is considered an industry leader in the commercial aerospace aftermarket spare parts business. It provides AMETEK with a worldwide network of sales professionals and distribution channels that further enhances our global reach."

“AMETEK Thermal Management Systems has a strong suite of technologies deployed across many platforms. Adding FMH Aerospace to our AMETEK portfolio represents a significant milestone for Kellstrom Aerospace,” comments Kellstrom Aerospace Executive Vice President - Distribution Daniel Adamski.

 “We view the addition of FMH Aerospace products to the AMETEK Thermal Management Systems (TMS) Global Distribution Agreement as the next logical step in the long-term aftermarket channel partnership between AMETEK TMS and Kellstrom Aerospace, and it facilitates yet another logistical solution offered by Kellstrom Aerospace to our global customer base of nearly 1,200 customers in 86 countries.”

About Kellstrom Aerospace

Kellstrom Commercial Aerospace, Inc. is one of the largest supply chain partners to leading OEMs, airlines, leasing companies, financial institutions, air transport operators and MRO’s worldwide. Differentiated by its operational heritage, on-hand relevant inventory and parts management emphasis, Kellstrom Aerospace provides instant access to one of the world’s largest and most comprehensive inventories of new and pre-owned aircraft parts for engine and airframe heavy maintenance, phase checks and line maintenance.

Kellstrom Aerospace offers an unparalleled level of cost-effective supply chain solutions, including OEM parts distribution and OEM services, pre-owned parts distribution, commercial aftermarket parts provisioning and sunset fleet services, technical services, consignment management, repair management, overhauled rotable component programs, whole aircraft/engine asset leasing and trading, and fleet provisioning programs based on real world experience. Kellstrom Aerospace provides 24/7 AOG and Just-In-Time (JIT) support covering all service offerings. For more news and information on Kellstrom Aerospace, please visit: www.kellstromaerospace.com.

About Thermal Management Systems

AMETEK Thermal Management Systems includes the Airtechnology Group, Hughes Treitler, FMH Aerospace and Rotron business units. It offers a range of products for heating, cooling, environmental control, air filtration, vapor cycle, motion control applications, flexible metal hoses, ducting, and bellows, including both high-end components and integrated systems. For more information, visit www.ametektms.com

TMS is a division of AMETEK Aerospace & Defense, a leading 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 leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices.

For more information, contact AMETEK Aerospace & Defense Thermal Management Systems, 300 Endo Boulevard Garden City NY 11530. Web Site:  www.ametektms.com

For Kellstrom Aerospace, contact Kellstrom Commercial Aerospace, Inc., 450 Medinah Road, Roselle, IL 60172.  Web Site:  www.kellstromaerospace.com