CPI Aero is a U.S. manufacturer of structural assemblies for
fixed wing aircraft, helicopters and airborne Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance
(ISR) pod systems in both the commercial aerospace and national security markets.
Within the global aerostructure supply chain, CPI Aero is either a Tier 1 supplier
to aircraft OEMs or a Tier 2 subcontractor to major Tier 1 manufacturers. CPI also
is a prime contractor to the U.S. Department of Defense, primarily the Air Force.
In conjunction with its assembly operations, CPI Aero provides engineering, program
management, supply chain management, and MRO services. Among the key national security
programs that CPI Aero supplies are the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye surveillance aircraft,
the A-10 Thunderbolt attack jet, the UH-60 BLACK HAWK® helicopter, the MH-53/CH-53
variant helicopters, the MH-60S mine countermeasure helicopter, the AH-1Z ZULU attack
helicopter, the DB-110 reconnaissance pod and the ALMDS mine detecting pod. In the
commercial aviation market CPI Aero manufactures products for the Gulfstream G650
ultra-large cabin business jet, the HondaJet advanced light Jet, the Embraer Phenom
300 business jet, the new Cessna Citation Ten, and the S-92® helicopter. CPI Aero
is included in the Russell MicroCap Index.