TransDigm Group acquires Aircraft Parts Corp.

  • 18-Dec-2008 04:20 EST

TransDigm Group Inc. has acquired the stock of Aircraft Parts Corp. (APC) from Unison Industries LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of GE Aviation. APC designs and manufactures starter generators, generator control units, and related components for turbine engines. Major customers include CessnaBellAugusta, and Bombardier. Over 90% of APC's sales are to commercial aerospace customers, and a significant portion is to the aftermarket. The products complement TransDigm's existing motor and power conditioning and control businesses, and their aftermarket applications fit TransDigm's business strategy.

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