Universal Aerospace History

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Quick Facts:

Founded: 1990

Employees: 200

President & CEO: Jeff Pettit

Manufacturing Space: 71,000 square feet

On Time and On Budget

In 1990, Universal Aerospace got its start by producing Air Intake Access doors for General Electric jet aircraft engines. Producing the doors ahead of schedule and under budget led to additional successes and Universal began to grow. Over the years we have expanded our space to 71,000 square feet of manufacturing space and have grown our manufacturing competencies to include:

Precision Machining

  • Complex Machining
  • Complex Structural Components
  • Interior / Exterior Components
  • Small/Medium size Detail Components Parts

Precision Sheet Metal

  • CNC Press Brake
  • Hydro forming
  • Deep Drawn Products
  • Certified Welding
  • Tube Bending

Turning & Screw Machining

  • Precision Shafts & Inserts
  • Combination Turned and Milled Parts

Super F/C Seat / Ottoman Assembly

  • Tray table mechs
  • Seat Frames
  • Kick / Rub Strips
  • Decorative Interior Components
  • Leather upholstered finished goods
  • Custom finished good
  • Multi level BOM Kitting

Business / Coach Interiors

  • Overhead Bins
  • Bin Extensions
  • PSU Rails
  • Seat Tracks (up to 40’)
  • 737 Lavatories
  • 787 Bar Units
  • 747 Galley
  • 747 Countertops and Sinks
  • 747-8 Suite Decorative details

Interior Cabin Security

  • 737 Flight Deck Door
  • 787 Bulkhead
  • 787 Flight Deck Door
  • 787 Doorway Entry

In 2014, Universal Aerospace also added finishing to our offerings through our subsidiary: Metal Finishing, Inc.

We also take great pride in providing quality products at a reasonable price. Our certifications and systems have been utilized to create an efficient, effective workplace.