Moorpark, CA (January 10, 2018) – Federal Defense Industries (FDI) is pleased to name the recipients of its annual Outstanding Supplier Awards for 2018. The awards recognize outstanding performance by suppliers working with FDI to support a special segment of the defense industry. The awards are in four categories: Aircraft Equipment and Parts, Vehicle Equipment and Parts, Electronic Equipment and Components, and a new category this year: Maintenance, Repairs and Overhaul.
“I am proud to honor the recipients of the 2018 Outstanding Supplier Awards. They represent the best of the best,” said Sharyn Ochoa, FDI’s President.
- Aircraft Equipment and Parts: Applied Research Associates, Inc represented by Robert E. Quinn
- Vehicle Equipment and Parts: Textron Systems Marine & Land Systems, represented by Mike Fulgo
- Electronic Equipment and Components: Bose Corporation, represented by Ken Times
- Maintenance, Repairs & Overhaul: Able Aerospace Services
“FDI relies on its suppliers for timely accurate shipments, which is a critical factor in assuring mission success to accurately and efficiently supply and support the US military with new equipment and replacement parts,” said Ochoa. “Our commitment on these military contracts is to track and encourage supplier accuracy and performance, and our awardees scored high marks. By acknowledging high achievers in the industry, we encourage best practices among all suppliers.”
Past Outstanding Supplier Awards
Aircraft Equipment and Parts
- 2017 | Pratt & Whitney Services
- 2016 | Honeywell International, Defense & Space
- 2015 | Honeywell International, Defense & Space
- 2014 | GKN Aerospace Chem-Tronics, Inc.
- 2013 | Bell Helicopter
- 2012 | GE Aviation
- 2011 | GE Aviation
- 2010 | Pratt & Whitney
- 2009 | Bell Helicopter
- 2008 | Kollsman Inc.
Vehicle Equipment and Parts
- 2017 | Textron Marine & Land
- 2016 | Quinn Company
- 2015 | Textron Marine & Land Systems
- 2014 | Valley Power Systems
- 2013 | Textron Marine & Land Systems
- 2012 | Dion International - Trucks
- 2011 | Gibbs International
- 2010 | Cummins Cal Pacific
- 2009 | Textron Marine & Land Systems
- 2008 | Parkhouse Tire
Electronic Equipment and Components
- 2017 | Arrow Electronics
- 2016 | Testmart
- 2015 | Powell Electronics
- 2014 | First Source Electronics, LLC
- 2013 | Powell Electronics
- 2012 | TTI Inc.
- 2011 | Arrow Electronics
- 2010 | Arrow Electronics
- 2009 | Arrow Electronics