Montebello, CA. March 1, 2013
Desser Tire & Rubber Co., Inc. announced today that its affiliate “Aero Wheel & Brake Service Corp” has received a contract to supply aircraft tire replacement and wheel overhaul across all of NASA’s flight platforms.
The two year agreement valued at over $1.5 million covers all of NASA’s fleet, including the new SOFIA flying observatory.
“We have been supporting NASA for over a decade and this contract shows continued confidence in Aero’s ability to provide quality products, where they are needed and on time.” said Aero Wheel & Brake Service Corp. Manager, Bob Maldonado.
About Desser Tire & Rubber Co.:
Desser/Aero WBS holds FAA and EASA approvals for high speed aircraft tire retreading and wheel and brake services. Desser retreads over 20,000 tires per year, is a leading distributor of new aircraft tires and is an OEM aircraft tire and tube manufacturer. Desser does business in over 100 countries from its Los Angeles and Memphis facilities