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Beard Joins Vertex as SVP of  Corp. Operations & Strategy

Beard Joins Vertex as SVP of Corp. Operations & Strategy

Bill Beard was recently appointed as Vertex Aerospace's senior vice president of Corporate Operations and Strategy. Beard has over 40 years of combined experience in the aerospace and defense industry, including 20 years in the U.S. Navy as a naval aircrewman. Having...

Contract Wins Lead to Growth for Vertex Aerospace at NAS Pax River

Contract Wins Lead to Growth for Vertex Aerospace at NAS Pax River

MADISON, Miss. (September 17, 2020) – Vertex Aerospace LLC, a mid-level aerospace leader, announced today that it has opened a new operational site at Naval Air Station Patuxent River in St. Mary’s County, Maryland, due to growth from several recent contract awards....

Vertex Aerospace Awarded Prime Seat on NAWCAD Contract

Vertex Aerospace Awarded Prime Seat on NAWCAD Contract

MADISON, Miss. (July 14, 2020) – Vertex Aerospace, a global leader of the mid-level aftermarket aerospace arena, was awarded a contract seat with the Naval Air Warfare Center, Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) in Patuxent River, Maryland April 15, 2020. The Full Rate...

Vertex Aerospace Partners with BAE on LAIRCM Contract

Vertex Aerospace Partners with BAE on LAIRCM Contract

MADISON, Miss. (July 8, 2020) – Vertex Aerospace has been selected to lead the installation portion for a KC-130J aerial transport and refueling aircraft contract in partnership with BAE Systems Inc. The team was selected as the U.S. Navy’s Naval Air Warfare Center...

Vertex Aerospace Credit Rating Upgraded to B+; S&P Says Outlook Stable

Vertex Aerospace Credit Rating Upgraded to B+; S&P Says Outlook Stable

MADISON, Miss. (May 21, 2020) – S&P Global, a top market intelligence firm, recently upgraded Vertex Aerospace’s corporate credit rating to B+ with a stable outlook. This update comes less than two years after the mid-level aerospace company was acquired by New...

Vertex Aerospace Awarded US Navy CLS Contract

Vertex Aerospace Awarded US Navy CLS Contract

MADISON, Miss. (May 13, 2020) – Vertex Aerospace, a one-stop shop for aftermarket aerospace services, was awarded a Contractor Logistics Support (CLS) contract with the U.S. Navy’s Naval Air Systems Command in Patuxent River, Maryland, April 8, 2020. Vertex will...

Vertex Partners with Leidos & Paramount Group

Vertex Partners with Leidos & Paramount Group

Vertex is partnering with Leidos and Paramount Group to manufacture the Bronco II aircraft. The multi-mission aircraft will help warfighters combat challenges posed by multi-domain operations. To read more about the partnership, click here:   [su_button...

Vertex Aerospace Awarded $150M NASA Contract

Vertex Aerospace Awarded $150M NASA Contract

MADISON, Miss. (February 25, 2020) – Vertex Aerospace has been awarded a $150M NASA contract for aircraft operations support at NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center (AFRC) in Edwards, California. The five-year indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, mixed contract...

Davis Named SVP of Vertex Aerospace AIS Division

Davis Named SVP of Vertex Aerospace AIS Division

Don Davis, pictured left, visited with Mississippi Congressman Trent Kelly during the Association of the U.S. Army's defense tradeshow in Washington D.C. in October 2019. MADISON, Miss. (February 19, 2020) – We’re happy to announce Don Davis as...

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