AeroKool Aviation News

AeroKool Aviation News

22
Feb, 2017
AeroKool Aviation recognized for Excellence in PROS IV Performance

AeroKool Aviation recognized for Excellence in PROS IV Performance

As military equipment becomes more complex and budgets become more scrutinized, defense organizations are looking at ways to not only improve asset availability but reduce operating costs. AeroKool Aviation (AKA) is proud to be recognized by S&K for excellence in performance and by providing best value possible. 

AeroKool Aviation (AKA) is a worldwide leader in the MRO marketplace in repair and overhaul of airframe environmental control systems & components, heat transfer, and oil & fuel pumping systems across military and commercial platforms since 1959. AKA has in-house engineering, manufacturing, and repair management & logistics support for all aircraft needs. AKA holds many FAA & DLA approved parts and DER repair procedures. We maintain exchanges on many core products to reduce turnaround time to our clients.

19
Sep, 2016

Appointment of Jonathan Silva as the President/CEO of AeroKool Aviation in Hialeah, FL

Aerokool would like to announce the appointment of Jonathan Silva as the President/CEO of AeroKool Aviation in Hialeah, FL. Jon will succeed Paul Hall who has decided to retire after successfully leading the company for the last three years. Paul and Jon will create a seamless transition plan for the next couple months for our employees, customers and suppliers.

Jon brings over 25 years of experience managing complex aerospace, defense, and industrial businesses. He was recently engaged as President of Kellstrom Repair Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Kellstrom Defense, a Merex Group Company. Kellstrom Repair Services is a FAA licensed repair center that supports the military aircraft market.

Prior to that, Jon served as Vice President/GM of Ellwood Texas Forge, a division of Ellwood Group. Previously Silva served as Vice President/GM for two industrial business units; Spence Engineering Division and Leslie Controls at CIRCOR International (NYSE:CIR). Silva also spent nearly a decade of his career at Honeywell International (NYSE: HON) at various divisions and roles.

He holds a B.A. in Political Science from Ohio Wesleyan University, an M.A. in American History from Kansas State University, and a Ph.D. in History from Ohio State University.

Please help me in welcoming Jon to the AKA team. We look forward to a new exciting time in the history of AeroKool Aviation and our ongoing relationship and support of our valued partners.

AeroKool Aviation (AKA) is a worldwide leader in the MRO marketplace in repair and overhaul of airframe environmental control systems & components, heat transfer, and oil & fuel pumping systems across military and commercial platforms since 1959. AKA has in-house engineering, manufacturing, and repair management & logistics support for all aircraft needs. AKA holds many FAA & DLA approved parts and DER repair procedures. We maintain exchanges on many core products to reduce turnaround time to our clients.

14
Sep, 2016

AeroKool Aviation Signs 5 Years Contract With The U.S. Air Force

After a lengthy and intense competition, U.S. Air Force (USAF) has awarded AeroKool Aviation (AKA) a 5-year repair contract worth $4.2 million. The work will be performed at AeroKool Aviation. A full-service maintenance facility located in Hialeah, Florida. Under terms of the agreement AeroKool Aviation (AKA) will overhaul and repair Cooling Turbine/Air Cycle machine for the C130J and C130U models.

“AeroKool Aviation is absolutely delighted that after reviewing offers of competitors the U.S. Air Force (USAF) has expressed such confidence in our ability to provide consistent, high-quality, cost effective repairs.” Said Mr. Carlos Fernandez Military Sales at AeroKool Aviation (AKA). “Our goal is to provide maximum service, quality and value to the U.S. Air Force (USAF).”

AeroKool Aviation (AKA) is a worldwide leader in the MRO marketplace in repair and overhaul of airframe environmental control systems & components, heat transfer, and oil & fuel pumping systems across military and commercial platforms since 1959. AKA has in-house engineering, manufacturing, and repair management & logistics support for all aircraft needs. AKA holds many FAA & DLA approved parts and DER repair procedures. We maintain exchanges on many core products to reduce turnaround time to our clients.

31
Aug, 2016

AeroKool Aviation Corporation Finalizes Authorizes Service Center Agreement With Vacco Industries

VACCO Industries, a Division of ESCO Technologies Company, announced that it has signed an agreement with AeroKool Aviation to appoint AeroKool as their sole Authorized Service Center for its T-700 Engine Product Line Anti-Ice Start Valve Assemblies part numbers, 73340-12, 73340-17 and 73340-18 installed on the Sikorsky S-70, H, UH and HH 60 Helicopters and on the Boeing AH-64 Helicopters equipped with General Electric T-700 Series Engines. As part of the agreement, VACCO will provide Training, Spares, Technical and Engineering Support Services to AeroKool for the program. VACCO will Train and Certify AeroKool’s Technicians in the use of Facilities that service their T-700 Engine Product Line Anti-Ice Start Valve Assemblies.

About VACCO Industries
VACCO Industries has over 60 years of experience designing and manufacturing high-performance Engine and Fuel Control Valves that maximize engine efficiency and safe flight operation. Typical aircraft applications include engine anti-ice, aerial refueling, and fuel tank pressure relief. VACCO Industries aircraft product portfolio includes unique valve designs for General Electric, Boeing, and Sikorsky.

VACCO has been serving the defense, space and commercial markets with extensive engineering experience. From the unforgiving conditions of the deep seas to the demanding elements of deep space, VACCO supports many of the world’s most critical programs and platforms for aircraft, filtration, navy and space.

AeroKool Aviation (a certified US Government Small Business) is an Industry leader and one of the oldest and most trusted 3rd Party Aircraft Component Repair Facilities in the United States & worldwide. AeroKool is located 1 mile north of Miami international Airport in Hialeah Florida in the United States. AeroKool Aviation specializes in the Repair and Overhaul of Cooling Turbines, Air Cycle Machines, Refrigeration Packages, Valves, Heat Exchangers, Oil and Fuel Pumps and Oil Coolers. Their core product capabilities span nearly every Airplane being flown in today’s modern Aircraft Fleets, both Military and Commercial. AeroKool possesses FAA part145 Repair Station, Brazil ANAC, US Air Force, US Navy, US Coast Guard, US Army and ISO 9001-2008 / AS9100 certifications and approvals.

05
Jan, 2016

AeroKool Aviation Soaring to New Heights - Awarded NASA Contract

NASA has awarded AeroKool Aviation (AKA) a competitive indefinite-delivery task order contract to support the development and repair of Engine Bleed Air component for the Aerospace System Technology for NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center in Edwards California.

“We are thrilled for the opportunity to work in partnership with NASA in order to demonstrate, and apply over 57 years of Technical Experience”, said Mr. Carlos Fernandez, AeroKool Aviation Sales Director. “In support of this effort, we’ve assembled a blended team that looks forward to supporting NASA to achieve their research and exploration objectives.”

AeroKool Aviation (AKA) is a worldwide leader in the MRO marketplace in repair and overhaul of airframe environmental control systems & components, heat transfer, and oil & fuel pumping systems across military and commercial platforms since 1959. AKA has in-house engineering, manufacturing, and repair management & logistics support for all aircraft needs. AKA holds many FAA & DLA approved parts and DER repair procedures. We maintain exchanges on many core products to reduce turnaround time to our clients.

15
Jun, 2015

AeroKool Aviation Signs 1 yr. agreement with Brazilian Airline

 AeroKool Aviation (AKA) is pleased to announce that it has signed a one year agreement to support one of Brazil’s most prestigious airlines. AeroKool Aviation will be providing repair services on Air Cycle Machines and Heat Exchangers for their ECS Systems.  AeroKool Aviation (AKA) continues their dedication and long-term commitment in providing World Class Support to operators in Brazil and all around the World.

AeroKool Aviation (AKA) is a worldwide leader in the MRO marketplace in repair and overhaul of airframe environmental control systems & components, heat transfer, and oil & fuel pumping systems across military and commercial platforms since 1959. AKA has in-house engineering, manufacturing, and repair management & logistics support for all aircraft needs. AKA holds many FAA & DLA approved parts and DER repair procedures. We maintain exchanges on many core products to reduce turnaround time to our clients.

17
Dec, 2014

Awarded U.S. Military Air Cycle Machine Contract

AeroKool Aviation has been awarded a contract for the overhaul of Air Cycle Machines.

AeroKool Aviation (AKA) is a worldwide leader in the MRO marketplace in repair and overhaul of airframe environmental control systems & components, heat transfer, and oil & fuel pumping systems across military and commercial platforms since 1959. AKA has in-house engineering, manufacturing, and repair management & logistics support for all aircraft needs. AKA holds many FAA & DLA approved parts and DER repair procedures. We maintain exchanges on many core products to reduce turnaround time to our clients.

16
Dec, 2014

Awarded Brazilian ANAC Certification

AeroKool Aviation a leader in ECS Systems is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the ANAC certification (COM 1412-63) by the Brazilian Aeronautical Authorities. Receiving this certification substantiates our long-term commitment to support our customers in Brazil. This ANAC certification makes AeroKool Aviation an authorized repair station for all Brazilian airlines, MROs and part suppliers.

AeroKool Aviation (AKA) is a worldwide leader in the MRO marketplace in repair and overhaul of airframe environmental control systems & components, heat transfer, and oil & fuel pumping systems across military and commercial platforms since 1959. AKA has in-house engineering, manufacturing, and repair management & logistics support for all aircraft needs. AKA holds many FAA & DLA approved parts and DER repair procedures. We maintain exchanges on many core products to reduce turnaround time to our clients.

12
Dec, 2014

Awarded 5-Year U.S. Military Oil Cooler Contract

AeroKool Aviation is pleased to announce it has been awarded a 5-year contract for the overhaul of Oil Coolers.

AeroKool Aviation (AKA) is a worldwide leader in the MRO marketplace in repair and overhaul of airframe environmental control systems & components, heat transfer, and oil & fuel pumping systems across military and commercial platforms since 1959. AKA has in-house engineering, manufacturing, and repair management & logistics support for all aircraft needs. AKA holds many FAA & DLA approved parts and DER repair procedures. We maintain exchanges on many core products to reduce turnaround time to our clients.

03
Dec, 2014

AeroKool in the News

AKA Sales Director Mr. Carlos Fernandez was recently interviewed by AviaTime regarding his thoughts on European PMA Market.

AeroKool Aviation (AKA) is a worldwide leader in the MRO marketplace in repair and overhaul of airframe environmental control systems & components, heat transfer, and oil & fuel pumping systems across military and commercial platforms since 1959. AKA has in-house engineering, manufacturing, and repair management & logistics support for all aircraft needs. AKA holds many FAA & DLA approved parts and DER repair procedures. We maintain exchanges on many core products to reduce turnaround time to our clients.

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