08/20/2010
Valair Names Seasoned Aerospace Executive as President

Valair Aviation, an AGC Aerospace & Defense company, recently appointed Jeff Snyder as president of the Oklahoma based company.Read more...

07/07/2010
AGC Launches Engine Leasing Program

AGC Aerospace & Defense announced the launch of an aircraft engine leasing initiative with the closing of its initial aircraft engine purchase and leaseback transaction with GE Aviation. The program, marketed under the name Aircraft Logistics Group, will be lead by industry veteran Lee Beaumont.Read more...

06/30/2010
CAT Delivers Modified Aircraft Early

Commuter Air Technology, an AGC Aerospace & Defense company, reported delivery of a modified Beechcraft 200 aircraft to General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) two weeks ahead of the proposed delivery schedule.Read more...

06/22/2010
Unitech Awarded SEA System Contract

Unitech Composites and Structures, Inc. (Unitech), an AGC Aerospace & Defense Company, has been awarded a development contract to reduce the weight and improve the performance of the Survival Egress Air (SEA) System. The company recently completed the Preliminary Design Review – ahead of schedule – and will complete the design later this year.Read more...

06/15/2010
Veracity Reveals Improved Rotor Blade Inspection Solution

Veracity Technology Solutions (Veracity), an AGC Aerospace & Defense company, has successfully completed a proof of concept demonstration with the U.S. Army for a non-destructive inspection (NDI) process used for testing helicopter rotor blades.Read more...

06/03/2010
Acorn Growth Companies Names Seeds of Greatness Winners

Acorn Growth Companies, a private equity firm focused exclusively on the aerospace and defense industry, today announced the recipients of the Fourth Annual Seeds of Greatness Award.Read more...

05/27/2010
Valair Awarded $12.7M Contract

Valair Aviation, an AGC Aerospace & Defense company, was awarded the MC-12 Sensor Operator Initial Qualification Training Program by the Langley AFB Contracting Office. The MC-12 aircraft, fielded as part of Project Liberty, is the Air Force's newest manned intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) platform.Read more...

05/07/2010
Acorn Growth Companies Seeks Seeds of Greatness Award Nominees

Acorn Growth Companies, a private equity firm focused exclusively on the aerospace and defense industry, is currently accepting nominations for the fourth annual Seeds of Greatness Award.Read more...

04/21/2010
Veracity Wins MRO of the Year Award

Veracity Technology Solutions, an AGC Aerospace & Defense company, received the 2010 MRO of the Year Award for innovative supplier/services provider from Overhaul & Maintenance and Aviation Week. The Aviation Week award is granted to the best MRO and aftermarket providers from around the world for achievements and value-added accomplishments over the past year.Read more...

03/24/2010
Valair Earns ISO 9001 Certification

Valair Aviation, an AGC Aerospace & Defense Company, was awarded certification for the International Organization of Standards (ISO) 9001:2008.Read more...

03/16/2010
CAT Supports USSOCOM

Commuter Air Technology (CAT) joins Jacobs Technology in providing service to the US Special Operations Command (USSOCOM).Read more...

03/09/2010
Unitech Achieves Nadcap Recertification

Unitech Composites & Structures, an AGC Aerospace & Defense company, successfully passed the recertification efforts to retain its Nadcap accreditation for special processing of honeycomb core and prepreg/adhesive bonding/resin film infusion.Read more...

01/21/2010
ICI Earns AS9100 Certification

Integrated Composites, Inc. (ICI), an AGC Aerospace & Defense Company, was awarded certification for the AS9100 International Aerospace Quality System Standard.Read more...

01/13/2010
Acorn Growth Companies Featured on Oklahoma Technology Council Website

Acorn Growth Companies, along with portfolio company Veracity Technology Solutions, were featured under the "Technology Spotlight" on the Oklahoma Technology Council's website (http://www.oktechcouncil.com/). The posting draws attention to the innovation within Acorn's portfolio of companies operating under the AGC Aerospace & Defense brand and highlights technology currently being used by the U.S. Air Force.Read more...

12/22/2009
APSE Appoints New Business Development Vice President

Aerospace Products S.E. Inc. (APSE) announced the recent addition of Jeff Gehring as vice president of business development for the company.Read more...

12/14/2009
AGC Aerospace & Defense Renames Portfolio Company

The ServiCenter becomes Valair Aviation.Read more...

11/24/2009
APSE Recognized As a Platinum Supplier

Aerospace Products S.E., Inc. (APSE), an AGC Aerospace & Defense Company, has earned the prestigious Northrop Grumman Platinum Preferred Supplier award.Read more...

11/17/2009
Veracity Technology Solutions Improves Aircraft Aft Wing Inspection Process

Veracity Technology Solutions (Veracity), an AGC Aerospace & Defense company, has delivered a new non-destructive inspection capability to the U.S. Air Force which reduces aircraft downtime and costs by speeding aft wing inspections.Read more...

10/28/2009
Acorn Growth Companies Wins Venture of the Year

Acorn Growth Companies was awarded Oklahoma Business Roundtable’s Venture of the Year award by the Oklahoma Venture Forum Monday night.Read more...

10/26/2009
Acorn Growth Companies Recognized as Finalist for Venture of the Year

Acorn Growth Companies, a private equity firm focused exclusively on aerospace and defense opportunities, has been selected as a finalist for The Oklahoma Business Roundtable’s Venture of the Year.Read more...