Watts Aviation, located in Gloucestershire, England, was acquired by Desser Aerospace in 2015. Watts Aviation is a leading specialist in aircraft tires and tubes, with 50 years as a dedicated supplier to all areas of the aviation industry from gliders and general aviation to airlines and heavy jets.
Watts Aviation is exclusively dedicated to the supply of aircraft tires, and is an authorized distributor for Goodyear, Michelin, Condor, Dunlop and McCreary. The company works very closely with its suppliers to ensure that the link between manufacturer and end user is maintained to the highest levels of service and support. Tire offerings include a full range of makes and sizes for light aircraft, business aviation, helicopters or airliners, to support rotor wing and fixed wing aircrafts. Additionally, the company stocks retread tires for general aviation and regional aircrafts and offers tire programs to support MRO and airline fleets.
Along with Desser (California) and Desser Australia (Sydney), Watts Aviation contributes to Desser Aerospace’s global distribution coverage, specifically to customers in Europe, Africa and the Middle East. The Watts Aviation team ensures same day dispatch for their tires and maintains a sophisticated inventory management system that tracks all individual tire serial numbers, enhancing traceability and management. The warehouse holds more than 15,000 tires in over 500 different part numbers ready for same day shipping. Quality is a core focus for Watts Aviation; the company maintains ISO9001:2015 and AS9100D approval for all aspects of its supply and distribution systems.