News & Updates

Aero Gear participates in 12th year of ACM Trade Show

This year’s ACM Workforce Opportunity Fair & Trade Show at the Connecticut Convention Center was a great success!  Eighty-eight member firms, six local colleges and over 600 students gathered to promote and explore careers in the aerospace industry.  Aero Gear’s team was excited to have the opportunity to speak with local high school and middle […]

CT Commissioner and Aero Gear Unveil Expanded Manufacturing Facility

CT DEDC Commissioner Catherine Smith and Aero Gear founder Doug Rose celebrate after officially cutting the ribbon on the 24,000 sq ft addition of Aero Gear’s Windsor facility on June 12th to accommodate the extraordinary demand for jet engines. Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Catherine Smith joined over 50 VIP guests for […]

Manufacturing Talent on the Rise

There are a couple of colleges that have created their own manufacturing programs, including Westfield Technical Academy, UCONN, and Asnuntuck Community College. Aero Gear encourages these programs and has actually partnered with Asnuntuck Community College to help individuals who are seeking out a career in manufacturing. Aero Gear works closely with a local community college […]

Training in Excellence

At Aero Gear lean Manufacturing is our processing method which requires continual cross-training and updating the skills of our people who staff our equipment. Through skill matrices of the operators, tied directly to our capacity planning system, we can identify the capabilities in each cell and help with our internal cross-training efforts. It is not […]

Recognized Gold Supplier

Aero Gear was recently awarded the recognition of “Gold Supplier” from our longtime supplier, LockHeed Martin Sikorsky Aircraft.  This is the second year in a row that LockHeed Martin Sikorsky Aircraft has chosen Aero Gear for such a prominent award.   Gaining the “Gold Supplier” status showcases our commitment to continued excellence through our consistency, […]