(MIRAMAR, FL, February 23, 2006 ) -– Kellstrom Industries announced today that it has signed a five (5) year C-130 Preferred Supplier Agreement with Marshall Aerospace. The agreement covers the provisioning, sourcing, and supply of parts for the C-130 Hercules Aircraft. It supports Marshall Aerospace’s maintenance and upgrade programs, which includes the Royal Air Forces fleet of C-130 aircraft as well as other EU and foreign fleets.
According to Martin Broadhurst, CEO of Marshall Aerospace, “this agreement will offer our C-130 customers the best value in the form of competitive prices and faster delivery. Kellstrom will provide MA with “just-in-time” inventory, which will enable us to meet or exceed our C-130 delivery schedule”.
Dennis Zalupski, President of Kellstrom added “This agreement will benefit both organizations in that it lets each of us focus on what we do best. In Kellstrom MA has a strong logistics partner supporting its core business activity. For Kellstrom, the agreement gives us the opportunity to form a strategic alliance with this Aviation industry leader.”