EL SEGUNDO, CA, April 29, 2021 – (BUSINESS WIRE) AllClear, (dba Aero Precision), a leading global military reseller and solutions provider, is pleased to announce they have been selected by PPG Aerospace (NYSE: PPG) to distribute their F-16 aircraft transparency products and manage repairs. Under the recently signed agreement, AllClear’s territory will cover all international markets to support operators’ requirements from all procurement channels.
This partnership will provide customers with a direct channel to procure all types of F-16 transparencies from AllClear, which Texstars and Sierracin previously manufactured. PPG, the owner of both manufacturing companies, is the sole source supplier of F-16 transparencies used on all F-16 aircraft versions.
“Our F-16 transparencies’ agreement with our long-term partner is another step toward providing the most value to F-16 operators by offering tip-to-tail solutions and support. We are very excited about this partnership and look forward to stocking, promoting, and supporting PPG’s products to all F-16 users worldwide,” said Ertugrul Turhal, SVP, Global Account Growth and Marketing for AllClear.
“We believe that our partnership with AllClear will enhance our ability to reach and support our customers globally. We look forward to working with the AllClear team,” said David Palermo, Global Business Director for PPG.
AllClear is the military aftermarket industry’s leading provider of mission-ready solutions, providing excellence in sustainment for the U.S. military and its allies. Headquartered in El Segundo, California, AllClear’s sustainment solutions cover over 25 of the most utilized military aircraft platforms, supported with distribution agreements from leading OEMs, in-house and managed repair services, engineered products, and manufacturing capabilities.
AllClear was formed in 2020 by bringing together two of the industry’s leading companies, Aero Precision, and Kellstrom Defense. With over 55 years of defense aircraft experience, AllClear is the leading provider of mission-ready aviation MRO and sustainment solutions to the military aftermarket, providing excellence to the U.S. military and its allies. AllClear is focused on the bigger mission mindset of keeping militaries mission-ready. AllClear locations include Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; Camarillo, CA; Chatsworth, CA; Chula Vista, CA; El Segundo, CA; Greenville, SC; Livermore, CA; Macon, GA; Miramar, FL; Seoul, S. Korea; Singapore, South San Francisco, CA; Tokyo, Japan.
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