Aerospace Defense Services

VERTEX AEROSPACE’S Aerospace Defense Services division offers a wide variety of worldwide, mission critical services for both commercial and government clients. This includes Organization, Intermediate, and Depot-level sustainment for fixed and rotary wing aircraft, Fighter and Ship Training, Turnkey Life-cycle Support, and Contract Field Teams. Vertex Aerospace is committed to being your first choice for Special Missions, Contractor Air Services, Contractor Logistics Support, and all levels of Aviation Maintenance.

Your Mission Is Our Mission

Vertex’s Aerospace Defense Services division prides itself on its versatility and ability to provide short notice, worldwide contingency support to Other Government Agencies, the Department of Defense, and commercial clients on multiple platforms. We offer innovative approaches for increasing aircraft availability and decreasing sustainment costs.


Turnkey Aviation Operations

  • O/I/D Level Maintenance Support
  • Aircraft Condition Inspections
  • Service Life Extension Program
  • Reliability Centered Maintenance
  • Ground Vehicle Maintenance and Logistics Support


Contracted Air Services (CAS)

  • Fighter Training: Air-to-Air Gunnery
  • Airborne Warning & Control: Single/Multiple Targets
  • Ship Training: 
    –   AIC Proficiency
    –   Surface-to-Air Gunnery
  • Threat Emulation, Intercept, Jamming

Contractor Logistics Support (CLS)

  • Total Life Cycle Management
  • Maintenance, Modification, Repair, and Overhaul
  • Supply-Chain Management
  • Obsolescence & Configuration Management
  • Continuous Process Improvement

Current Programs

  • USN T-45, TH-57, AIMD, & C-12
  • US Army Regional Aviation Sustainment Maintenance: East (RASM-E)
  • NASA Armstrong
  • Drug Enforcement Agency
  • USMC CH-53E Reset
  • Air Education Training & Command
  • Columbus & Vance Air Force Bases