LKD Aerospace Announces Distribution Agreement with NORDAM Transparency Division
Agreement Enables Authorized Global Distribution of Passenger Cabin Windows, Wing Tip & Landing Light Lens Spares for Commercial Aircraft Aftermarket
Snoqualmie, WA; August 13, 2014 – LKD Aerospace announced today the execution of a distribution agreement with NORDAM Transparency Division. The agreement names LKD Aerospace as an authorized global stocking distributor of NORDAM’s transparency products, which include passenger cabin windows, wing tip and landing light lenses representing hundreds of part numbers.
The products are used on a wide variety of aircraft platforms including: Airbus, Boeing, Bombardier and Embraer. LKD is now provisioning a large inventory of spare parts in aftermarket support of these multiple aircraft fleets.
Mark Chamberlain, CEO of LKD Aerospace, commented, “We are excited to expand our long relationship with NORDAM and to enter into a stocking arrangement. NORDAM is the premier OEM supplier of transparencies to Airbus and adding these as well as their other proprietary advanced technology transparency product portfolio into our distribution services network will bring many benefits to our customers around the world.”
LKD Aerospace’s stocking distribution business model enables same-day, AOG and Just-in-Time (JIT) shipments to our global customer base. LKD stocks thousands of part numbers and lists products on AeroXchange, Spec2000, ILS, PartsBase, the StockMarket and our website and offers seamless electronic order entry, processing and automated email invoicing for greater convenience for our customers.
About LKD AEROSPACE
LKD Aerospace is headquartered near Seattle, Washington and since 1983 has provided stocking distribution services for select leading aerospace, defense and energy service OEMs including Honeywell, Triumph, NORDAM Transparencies and many others. The company also designs and manufactures both OEM and aftermarket PMA components and provides MRO services for engine components in its FAA/EASA approved Repair Station.
The Mission of LKD Aerospace is to be a global leader in distribution, design, manufacturing and repair services for our customers in aerospace, defense and energy markets by providing technically superior products accompanied with world class customer services and support. Our singular goal is to keep our customers for life.
Since its inception, LKD Aerospace has been governed by its core values:
Service Excellence, Commitment to Total Quality, Product Innovation, Continuous Improvement and Family Values. LKD believes these core values shape our company culture, define our character, and guide professional performance enabling all of us to do the right thing for our stakeholders and to treat others the way one would want to be treated. Commitment to and execution of these values enables sustained quality long-term growth.
The company supports 600+ customers located in more than 50 countries on six continents. These include the world’s leading airlines, MRO’s, aerospace & defense OEM’s, governments and downhole energy service customers.
LKD Aerospace utilizes state-of-the-art ERP and information systems and our engineering design group uses leading design tools including SolidWorks CAD with FEA Simulation, ORCAD, PSPICE and SolidCAM iMachining for both rapid prototyping and volume production. Manufacturing facilities include our precision machine shop featuring high speed CNC Mills and CNC Lathes, mechanical and electronic assembly as well as a comprehensive environmental lab utilizing both lean manufacturing and six sigma techniques. LKD AEROSPACE’s quality system is certified to AS9100C with Design, ISO9001:2008, ASA-100 as well as FAA PAH and FAA/EASA Repair Station.
Learn more about LKD Aerospace at www.LKDAerospace.com.
Headquartered in Tulsa, Okla. and employing 2,500 people across nine facilities on three continents, NORDAM is one of the world’s largest independently owned aerospace companies.
The firm designs, certifies and manufactures integrated propulsion systems, nacelles and thrust reversers for business jets; builds composite aircraft structures, interior shells, custom cabinetry and radomes; and manufactures aircraft transparencies, such as cabin windows, wing-tip lens assemblies and flight deck windows.
NORDAM also is a major third-party provider of maintenance, repair and overhaul services to the military, commercial airline and air freight markets.
Learn more about NORDAM at www.NORDAM.com.