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Sunvair Aerospace Group

29145 Old Road
Valencia, CA 91355
United States

Sunvair Aerospace Group is comprised of companies Sunvair and AAIC (Avionics, Accessories, and Instruments). Sunvair contains landing gear and plating services.

Established in 1955, Sunvair is a complete overhaul facility with all major processing completed in house. Sunvair Landing Gear is a full-service landing gear overhaul company. Sunvair’s core overhaul business is full assembly completion and sub-components. Fleet types overhauled include Boeing, Lockheed, Embraer, and Bombardier. Onsite equipment includes more than 40 grinders, lathes, mills, and specialty machines, plus full NDT equipment, paint, hydraulic testing, blasters, ovens, and paint booths. Sunvair recently completed a move into a new 78,000 square foot facility, with the primary purpose to bring plating on site. With this completed, the requirement to ship parts to outside vendors for plating has been eliminated.

Sunvair Plating is a full service metal finishing shop offering plating services to the aerospace industry with an uncompromising commitment to quality, turn time, and customer service. Our plating department is state of the art and employs experienced professionals performing multiple metal processing services with a willingness to take on the most challenging of projects in order to meet our customer’s needs. Sunvair specializes in hard chrome, low hydrogen embrittlement cadmium, bright cadmium, and sulfamate nickel plating. Our plating tanks can accommodate parts ranging in size from bushings that are less than 1” in size to landing gear pistons and cylinders exceeding 100” in length. In addition, our trained and certified employees can provide nital etch inspection and brush cadmium plating services. Our in-house laboratory maintains our solution compositions and ensures that we stay in compliance to our customer’s specifications. Our shop is NADCAP accredited and approved by multiple prime manufacturers. Sunvair is committed to protecting the environment and demonstrates this by operating in full compliance with the stringent requirements of Southern California’s environmental regulations. We take pride in our quality and turn times, and value the relationships we have built by consistently exceeding our customer’s requirements.

For a direct link to Sunvair, please go to the home page at www.sunvair.com. Be sure to view the video for an inside look at Sunvair.

AAIC was established with a single mission in mind: to provide best in class MRO services and differentiated, cost-effective, engineered solutions to its customers in the repair of Avionics, Instruments and Accessories.

From our visionary beginnings in 1987, we have continually strived to exceed the expectations of our customers. Towards that goal, we have established an international organization of dedicated professionals, utilizing the most modern equipment available. Today, AAIC is an industry leader, headquartered in a new 32,000 square foot, state-of-the-art facility in Freeport, New York, just minutes from JFK International Airport. We operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and consistently provide our customers with a superior quality, world class turn times and product support. AAIC is setting the standards for our industry, and constantly looking for ways to improve for the future. For a direct link to AAIC please go to www.aai-corp.com. Be sure to view the video for an inside look at AAIC.

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Landing Gears, Plating, and Avionics