AAD 2018 Visitor Zone

USA Partnership Pavilion
September 19-23, 2018
Hanger 3

Looking for equipment, components, or service solutions?

ASK AMERICA in the USA Partnership Pavilion at Africa Aerospace & Defence 2018.

Among the many reasons to visit AAD18 in South Africa this September, the USA Partnership Pavilion features America’s most innovative partners, products, equipment and services.

If you're on-site, visit us in Hanger 3 to meet American suppliers who can help you gain a competitive advantage in any market sector anywhere in the world.

If you're not at the show, read through the Exhibitor Spotlights below. 

Either way, come back often to check the latest industry headlines from our media partners — and join the #USPavilion conversation at #AAD2018 with our live Twitter feed.

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EXHIBITOR SPOTLIGHTS

ABSI Defense
Booth #3CE27

ABSI Defense is a UAS training and services company devoted to delivering mission-based UAS training customized to client needs. By developing user-specific training, we make UAS operators effective in each unique operating environment on day one. ABSI Defense also offers UAS platforms, bundling fielding, training and sustainment services when appropriate.

We also offer Counter-UAS threat assessment, training and technology test and evaluation for organizations, venues and departments working to mitigate the threat posed by UAS.

Products & Services:
Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV)
Aerospace Services
Technical Services/Support

Contact:
nancy.smay@absiservices.com
23680 Three Notch Road, #201B
Hollywood, MD 20636 USA

www.absidefense.com
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Aeroprobe Corporation
Booth #3E9

Aeroprobe Corporation is a leading producer of air data and flow measurement systems. Our revolutionary Micro Air Data System (µADS) combines the functionality of our Air Data probes with our Micro Air Data Computers (µADCs) to produce a fully-integrated air data system. The µADS is a mobile solution that delivers complex air data measurements to improve stability, safety, and efficiency.  At Aeroprobe, we strive to ensure the highest quality in all stages of manufacturing, from early design discussions with our team of skilled engineers to final calibrations in our onsite wind tunnels.

Products & Services:
Airflow Measuring Test Equipment
Data Recorders/Data Acquisition/Analysis/Processing
Pressure Sensors/Controllers, etc.

Contact:
marketing@aeroprobe.com
200 Technology Drive
Christiansburg, VA 24073 USA

www.aeroprobe.com
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AeroVironment, Inc.
Booth #3E8

AeroVironment is a world leader in the design and manufacturing of small Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) solutions for both military and commercial applications. AeroVironment’s small UAS are the standard issued systems for US forces and a number of international customers. Over 25,000 unmanned aircraft have been delivered. Please visit us at www.avinc.com.       

Products & Services:
Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV)
Reconnaissance/Surveillance Systems
Missile Systems

Contact:
Hitchcock@avinc.com
900 Innovators Way
SIMI VALLEY, CA 93065 USA

www.avinc.com
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Air Services International DWC-LLC
Booth #2CE7B

Air Services International DWC-LLC (ASI) supports requirements for fixed-wing, rotor-wing, and turbine engines. ASI’s representation services provide a platform for aerospace and defense companies seeking to establish a market presence within the UAE, GCC, and the broader MENASA region for their products and services.

ASI is strategically located within the Dubai South Business Park, adjacent to the newly established Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC) and with access to the nearby Jebel Ali Port.          

Products & Services:
Spare Parts
Distribution
Asset Purchases & Trades

Contact:
sales@asi.ae
P.O. Box 11268
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

www.asi.ae
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AVIAN, Inc.
Booth #3CE27

AVIAN, Inc. has deep roots in U.S. Naval Aviation and particular strength in flight test for manned and unmanned aircraft. We have leveraged this strength to enter the Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) services industry, taking a unique approach that differentiates us from the majority of companies attempting to enter the field. Applying a rigorous, safety- focused approach rooted in military aviation to the use of UAS for collection of data in technically demanding applications, we assure our clients of the data they need, exactly compliant with their requirements, and delivered on time.

Products & Services:
Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV)
Flight Test/Flight Support
Technical Services/Support

Contact:
john.slaughter@avianllc.com
22111 Three Notch Road
Lexington Park, MD 20653 USA

www.avianllc.com
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Brunswick Commercial & GOV Products / Boston Whaler Boats
Booth #3E6

When we say Bring the Brunswick, we’re talking about more than the boat. Our expert, experienced, dedicated customer service teams really bring it. We stand behind the boats that you, and the people you serve – depend on. Not only does your Brunswick come with a multi-year limited hull warranty, but we’re there for the life of your boat, too. Where Boston Whalers are concerned, that can easily mean well past the 10-year warranty. Contact your Brunswick representative for more information on our complete custom capabilities. There’s no job a Brunswick can’t handle or that we can’t equip it for.       

Products & Services:
Military, police and fire boats up to 12m 

Contact:
james.vann@whaler.com
420 Megan Z Ave
Edgewater, Florida 32132 USA
www.brunswickcgp.com

Curtiss-Wright
Booth #3CE9A

Curtiss-Wright Defense Solutions, a business segment of Curtiss-Wright Corporation, is an industry-leading supplier of highly engineered commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) module and system-level products designed for deployment in the harsh environments typical of aerospace, defense and industrial applications. Built from the ground up our solutions deliver optimal performance at sea, on the ground, in the air and in space. Our range products include boards & subsystems, flight test & avionics, aiming & stabilization, shipboard helicopter handling systems.

Products & Services:
Data Recorders/Data Acquisition/Analysis/Processing
Weapon System Improvement/Spare Parts
Video/Data Recording
Turret aiming and stabilization systems 

Contact:
ds@curtisswright.com
20130 Lakeview Center Plaza, Suite 200
Ashburn, VA 20147 USA

www.curtisswrightds.com
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Dakota Air Parts Int'l., Inc.
Booth #3CE7B

Dakota Air Parts and its strategic partners specialize in buying, selling and support of rotor-wing and fixed-wing aircraft, turbine engines, and parts - OEM & aftermarket. Platforms supported by Dakota includes: UH-1, AH-1, OH-58, CH-47, UH-60, Bell 205/212/412, MD 500 series, Honeywell T53 & T55, General Electric J85, and Rolls-Royce M250.

Dakota is a US Department of State and ATF registered exporter/importer and frequently purchases aircraft and inventories worldwide - military and commercial.
Dakota is the distributor of AMT Composite Tail Rotor Blades for the Bell 206 helicopter.


New-to-Market Bell 206 Composite Tail Rotor Blades from Dakota Air Parts on Display at AAD 2018
Dakota Air Parts is Exhibiting during AAD 2018 at Stand 3CE7b from September 19-23.

Together with Australian manufacturer, Airwork Helicopters, Dakota Air Parts is proud to introduce new-to-market composite TR blades for the Bell 206 JetRanger Series. AMT-206-1 blades are direct replacements for OEM blades.

The certified Composite TR Blades offer:

  • 30% cost advantage
  • 5,000 hour time life, twice that of OEM blades
  • Corrosion resistant/ impervious to saltwater
  • Replaceable bushings/ abrasion strips
  • 68% noise reduction over OEM blades
  • FAA stage 3 noise compliance
  • Tested for over 51 million cycles

For additional information, including a complete list of features and certifications, please visit here.

Products & Services:
Helicopter Parts
Turbine Engine Components
Government/Military Surplus Purchasing           

Contact:
sales@dakotaairparts.com
1801 23rd Ave N Suite 119
Fargo, North Dakota 58102 USA

www.dakotaairparts.com
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Defense Security Cooperation Agency
Booth #U75

The U.S. Department of Defense Security Cooperation mission encompasses activities that contribute to partner and regional security; enhance military to military cooperation; enable greater interoperability; and strengthen relationships between the United States and its foreign partners. Security cooperation programs encompass defense trade and arms transfers; humanitarian assistance; disaster relief; defense institution building; and international military education and training. DSCA is the DoD lead with policy, financial, legal, legislative, programmatic, and weapons systems expertise

Products & Services:
Government/Government Agency

Contact:
dsca.ncr.lmo.mbx.info@mail.mil
201 12th Street South
Arlington, VA 22202 USA

www.dsca.mil

Department 13
Booth #3CE27

Department 13’s MESMER® Counter Drone System is a unique and patented drone mitigation solution. This low power, non-jamming, non-line of sight, and non-kinetic system provides a safe and effective method of protecting personnel and infrastructure from dangerous drones. MESMER®'s key differentiator in the Aerospace and Defense markets is its sophisticated automated detection and mitigation strategies that stop, redirect, land or take control of drones. MESMER®‘s patented technology is built on open source software architecture.

Products & Services:
Defense Technology
Communication Monitoring Hardware & Software Applications
Defense Systems Equipment
Counter UAS systems

Contact:
sales@department13.com
7021 Columbia Gateway Drive, Suite 175
Columbia, Maryland 21046 USA

www.department13.com

Ecoalpha Services Ltd.
Booth #3CE26

Ecoalpha is a specialized services company focusing in aircraft sales, rentals and aviation services to governments and private companies in the African continent and some middle eastern countries. Currently, we are marketing the Seeker aircraft. The Seeker is a FAA Part 23 Normal Category Certified light observation , purpose built aircraft designed for aerial observation and surveillance missions. Cost-effective with unmatched surveillance specific qualities including flexibility, maneuverability and visibility.

Products & Services:
Aircraft/Manufacturing
Aviation & Aircraft Sales and Services
Ecommerce Solutions/Marketplace/E Learning

Contact:
info@ecoalphaservices.com
5th Floor, Silver Star Tower
Airport City, Accra, 00233 GHA

www.ecoalphaservices.com

Encore Solutions, Inc.
Booth #2CE27

Founded in 2001 Encore Solutions, Inc (ESI) is a Woman-Owned Small Business which provides professional support services in the areas of Program Management, Information and Communications Technology, and Global and Infrastructure Support Services.

Products & Services:
Avionic Equipment/Systems/Integration
Maintenance/Overhaul

Contact:
nicolep@encore-solu.com
12300 Twinbrook Parkway, Suite 330
Rockville, MD 20852 USA

www.encore-solu.com

FLIR Systems
Booth #3CE25

FLIR Systems, Inc. is a world leader in the design, manufacture, and marketing of sensor systems that enhance perception and awareness.  The Company’s advanced thermal imaging, thermography, and security applications, including airborne and ground-based surveillance, condition monitoring, manufacturing process control, search and rescue, drug interdiction, navigation, transportation safety, border and maritime patrol, environmental monitoring, and chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and explosives (CBRNE) Detection.

Products & Services:
Electro-Optics 
Reconnaissance/Surveillance Systems  
Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV)          
CBRNE Detection and Identification systems

Contact:

shows@flir.com
27700 SW Parkway Avenue
Wilsonville, OR 97070 USA

www.flir.com
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Harris Corporation
Booth #3CE23

Harris Corporation is a leading technology innovator, solving customers’ toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. Harris supports government and commercial customers in more than 100 countries and has approximately $6 billion in annual revenue. The company is organized into three business segments: Communication Systems, Space and Intelligence Systems and Electronic Systems. Learn more at harris.com.       

Products & Services:
Communication Systems/Equipment
Communication Systems/Equipment
Safety & Rescue (Systems & Equipment)
Night Vision Technologies

Contact:
HarrisSolutions@harris.com
1680 University Ave.
Rochester, NY 14610 USA

www.harris.com
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Lockheed Martin
Booth #3CW8

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. This year we received three Edison Awards for ground-breaking innovations in autonomy, satellite technology and directed energy.

Products & Services:
Aircraft/Manufacturing
Rotary Mission Systems

Contact:
craig.a.spyhalski@lmco.com
PO Box 748 MZ 1500
Fort Worth, TX 76101 USA

www.lockheedmartin.com
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Maryland Department of Commerce
Booth #3CE27

As the State of Maryland's primary economic development agency, we stimulate private investment and create jobs by attracting new businesses, encouraging the expansion and retention of existing companies, and providing workforce training and financial assistance to Maryland companies. The Department also promotes the state's many economic advantages and markets local products and services at home and abroad to spur economic development and international investment, trade and tourism.

Products & Services:
Government/Government Agency
Economic Development
Trade Show/Trade Show Management

Contact:
brian.castleberry@maryland.gov
401 E. Pratt Street, 7th Floor
Baltimore, MD 21202 USA

https://open.maryland.gov
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Maxtena, Inc.
Booth #3CE27

Maxtena designs and manufactures advanced antenna solutions based on our patented Dynamic Aperture Technology TM (DAT). Our antennas empower our customers to develop unparalleled solutions for Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS), Terrestrial and Satellite Machine-to-Machine (M2M), and Mobile Satellite Services (MSS) applications.

Products & Services:
Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV)
Navigation & Communication Systems
Asset Liquidation/Tracking

Contact:
Loubna.benchekroun@maxtena.com
7361 Calhoun Place, 102 Rockville
Maryland, 20855 USA

www.maxtena.com
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Murray Corporation
Booth #3CE27

112-year-old US hose clamp manufacturer. Specializes in turbo hose clamps.


Help Eliminate Blow-Off of Turbo Charger Hose

Murray's Turbo Seal Constant Tension (TSS) clamp helps eliminate hose blow-off during thermal cycling and/or compression set of hose. Made with 17-4 PH stainless steel....convoluted and hardened to create a spring. This spring action allows for hoses to expand and contract more frequently while the clamp is near its installed torque level. Trusted by aerospace and defense companies worldwide. TSS product information.

Products & Services:
Engineered Systems & Products
Engine Manufacturing
Aircraft/Ancillary Equipment
Hose clamps for heavy duty and turbo applications.

Contact:
Mike Sre, International Manager
msre@murraycorp.com
260 Schilling Circle
Hunt Valley, MD 21031 USA

www.murraycorp.com
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Pratt & Whitney Canada
Booth #3E13

Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC), is a world leader in the design, manufacture and service of aircraft engines powering business, general aviation and regional aircraft, helicopters and auxiliary power units.

P&WC's global dependable support network includes a rapid response 24-hour Customer First Centre, 30 P&WC-owned and designated service facilities, field support representatives, mobile repair teams, rental and exchange engines and advanced diagnostic capabilities. P&WC's customer service commitment is backed by over one-half billion hours of in-service experience.

Products & Services:
Aircraft Engines
Auxiliary Power Engine
Repair/Service/Maintenance/Management

Contact:
cfirst@pwc.ca
1000 Marie-Victorin Boulevard
Longueuil J4G 1A1 QC, Canada

www.pwc.ca

Reveal Global Consulting
Booth #3CE27

Contact:
ryan.davis@revealgc.com
8115 Maple Lawn Boulevard, Ste. 375
Fulton, MD 20759 USA

www.revealgc.com

Rockwell Collins
Booth #3CE10

Rockwell Collins is a leader in aviation and high-integrity solutions for commercial and military customers around the world. Every day we help pilots safely and reliably navigate to the far corners of the earth; keep warfighters aware and informed in battle; deliver millions of messages for airlines and airports; and help passengers stay connected and comfortable throughout their journey. We are experts in flight deck avionics, cabin electronics, cabin interiors, information management, mission communications, and simulation and training.

Products & Services:
Avionic Equipment/Systems/Integration
Communication Systems/Equipment
In-Flight Entertainment
Flight Planning, Flight Operations System

Contact:
gilles.maccarini@rockwellcollins.com
400 Collins Road NE
CEDAR RAPIDS , Iowa 52498 USA

www.rockwellcollins.com
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Seeker Aircraft, Inc. / CSI Aviation, Inc. / Ecoalpha Services Limited
Booth #3CE26

Seeker Aircraft is the original equipment manufacturer for the SB7L-360A series aircraft, certified by the Federal Aviation Administration and Australian Civil Aviation Authority with Normal Category Type Certificates. Cost effective with superior fields of vision, the ability to carry a variety of sensors and known for stable and slow flight. Ideal for surveillance, drug interdiction, search and rescue, pipeline and power line patrol, and more. Seeker is committed to provide the safest, most reliable and most capable light ISR aircraft in the industry.        

Products & Services:
Aircraft Sales/Leasing/Charters
Aircraft/Manufacturing 
Reconnaissance/Surveillance Systems              

Contact:
info@seekeraircraft.com
3700 Rio Grande Blvd NW, Ste 1           
Albuquerque, NM 87114 USA

www.seekeraircraft.com
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StandardAero
Booth #3CE28

StandardAero is one of the world’s largest independent providers of aviation services including engine, APU and airframe maintenance, repair and overhaul, engine component repair, engineering services, interior completions and paint applications.  StandardAero provides a global service network of facilities in the U.S., Canada, Europe, Africa, Singapore and Australia, along with an additional sales and field service locations worldwide. Markets served include business and general aviation, mainline & regional airlines, military, energy, helicopter and components.

Products & Services:
Engine Repair/Service/Maintenance/Management
Maintenance/Overhaul
Component Repair/Overhaul

Contact:
Kyle.Hultquist@standardaero.com
6710 N. Scottsdale Road, Suite 250
Scottsdale, AZ 85253 USA

www.StandardAero.com
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U.S. Commercial Service, U.S. Embassy
Booth #3CE7

The U.S. Commercial Service is the trade promotion arm of the U.S. Department of Commerce. Commercial Service trade professionals in over 75 countries help U.S. companies export to the global marketplace. The Commercial Service is looking for experienced professionals from around sub-Saharan Africa to represent U.S. companies. If you are interested in being a representative, please stop by our stand for additional information.

Products & Services:
Business Development
Government/Government Agency

Contact:
johan.vanrensburg@trade.gov
1 Sandton Drive
Johannesburg 2196 ZAF

www.export.gov/southafrica

Viking Air
Booth #3CE8

Viking is a world-class aerospace company and OEM for the de Havilland Canada (DHC-1 through DHC-7) & Canadair aerial firefighter fleets. Viking also manufactures the Series 400 Twin Otter, the most versatile and economical 19-passenger utility aircraft available today.

In early 2018, Viking partnered with Longview Aviation Asset Management to launch the CL-415EAF Conversion Program, modifying select CL-215 airframes into the next generation Enhanced Aerial Firefighting Aircraft.

Products & Services:
Aircraft/Manufacturing
Maintenance/Overhaul
Aircraft Overhaul & Repair Stations
Aerial Firefighting aircraft

Contact:
peter.walker@vikingair.com
1959 de Havilland Way
Sidney, BC V8L 5V5 Canada

www.vikingair.com
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Woolpert
Booth #3CE11

Woolpert is one of the fastest growing architecture, engineering and geospatial firms, delivering value to clients all around the world by strategically blending innovative design and engineering excellence with leading-edge technology and geospatial applications. With a dynamic research and development department, Woolpert works with inventive business partners; operates a fleet of planes, sensors and unmanned aircraft systems; and continually pushes industry boundaries by working with advanced water technologies, asset management, building information modeling (BIM) and sustainable design

Products & Services:
Calibration Equipment/Services
Design/Analysis/Consultancy

Contact:
joseph.seppi@woolpert.com
4454 Idea Center Blvd
Dayton, Ohio 45430 USA

www.woolpert.com

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