Crane Selects Aero Precision as C-130 Channel Partner
LE BOURGET – June 20, 2011 – Crane Aerospace & Electronics, a Crane Co. segment, has signed a channel partner agreement with Aero Precision to provide global representation of Crane Carbon Brake Control Systems with international C-130 Operators.
Under the terms of the agreement, Aero Precision will provide sales, marketing and distribution services for Crane’s Mark IV Antiskid Brake Control System Upgrade, now qualified for all C-130 A-H models. Aero Precision has a current agreement with Crane as sole source stocking distributor for aftermarket military spare, repair and overhaul services.
The enhanced Crane Mark IV Antiskid Brake Control System integrates fully with new wheels and carbon brakes. The upgraded system delivers increased braking efficiency, significantly reduced parts obsolescence, improved fault detection and troubleshooting; and can contribute toward other operational benefits such as extended tire life.
Aerospace Group Vice-President of Sales & Marketing, Nigel Duncan, said, “We are pleased to announce this partnership with Aero Precision. Their extensive global reach and experience with C-130 internationally is key to servicing our foreign military customers with this important system upgrade.”