The Latest in Aerospace Technology: Biofuels, SpaceX Travels and More

The Latest in Aerospace Technology: Biofuels, SpaceX Travels and More

As the availability (and carbon footprint) of air travel rapidly expands and space pollution continues to increase with every launch, the need for aerospace technology aimed at addressing these issues is evident. Luckily, these and other environmental impacts have not been ignored by those within the industry. Check out some of the latest advances in aerospace technology aimed at creating “greener” aviation. Biofuels Are Becoming Mainstream In 2011, ASTM International gave its stamp of approval…

Kapco Global Discusses the Latest Trends in Green Aviation with Avionics Magazine

Kapco Global Discusses the Latest Trends in Green Aviation with Avionics Magazine

Kapco Global’s own Vice President of Manufacturing, Tim Gill, discusses strides in green aviation with Avionics Magazine. The article includes the involvement of airlines, manufacturers and the supply chain in eco-friendly efforts, as well as the positive effects of technological strides like biofuel and 3-D printing on this cause.       Check out the full article here: From Biofuels to 3-D Printing, Aviation Is Going Green Tweet More From the Kapco Global Blog The…

Kapco Global Discusses Lean Strategies for Aerospace With APICS Magazine

Kapco Global Discusses Lean Strategies for Aerospace With APICS Magazine

This month, Kapco Global was given the opportunity to share our thoughts on lean strategies with APICS Magazine. The article discusses the role new technology plays in the lean process, obstacles to implementing the efficiency strategy and the use of lean within the aerospace supply chain. Check out the full article here. Want more? Check out Six Steps for Implementing Lean Processes.         More From the Blog China: The Future of the…

Kapco Global Acquires D+C-Airparts Battery in Europe GmbH: An Authorized Aircraft Batteries and Parts Distributor

Kapco Global Acquires D+C-Airparts Battery in Europe GmbH: An Authorized Aircraft Batteries and Parts Distributor

We at Kapco Global are excited to announce our recent acquisition of German battery distribution company D+C-Airparts Battery in Europe GmbH. Said Kapco Global CEO and President Andrew Todhunter, “To have their expertise and service capabilities now under the Kapco Global name means an expansion of our international footprint and added value for our customers and suppliers throughout the world.” With over 30 years as an exemplary supplier and servicer of aircraft batteries and related…

Michael Berecz Discusses 7 Advances Changing Aviation With Avionics Magazine

Michael Berecz Discusses 7 Advances Changing Aviation With Avionics Magazine

Recently, our own Michael Berecz, Vice President of Global OEMs, had the opportunity to speak with Avionics Magazine about some of the biggest technological advances happening in aviation today. In the article, we discuss advances involving: Technology Business organization Data analysis …and more! Click the title to check out the full article “7 Technological Advances Changing the Landscape of Aviation Today”.     Tweet More From Our Blog United Airlines: A Reminder of the True…

Proponent Discusses the Use of Prescriptive Analytics with Aerospace Manufacturing and Design Magazine

Proponent Discusses the Use of Prescriptive Analytics with Aerospace Manufacturing and Design Magazine

In an article for Aerospace Manufacturing and Design, Kapco Global discusses the implications for prescriptive analytics in aircraft manufacturing, maintenance and the supply chain, including three big obstacles that have prevented rapid adoption of this model. What is the difference between predictive vs. prescriptive analytics? Predictive analytics help understand how situations may play out. Prescriptive analytics supply optimal outcomes based on the best possible solution for each potential result. In the Aerospace Manufacturing and Design…

Kapco Global’s UK Facility Is ISO 14001 Certified for Its Eco-Friendly Practices

Kapco Global’s UK Facility Is ISO 14001 Certified for Its Eco-Friendly Practices

Kapco Global is proud to announce the ISO 14001:2004 certification of our UK facility. This certificate for environmental management systems is awarded to businesses working to create sustainable, eco-considerate policies and procedures. Kapco Global has been working to implement environmental management systems across its global locations, with facilities in the U.S. receiving this certification beginning in 2008. The award of the ISO 14001:2004 to our UK location is another step toward this goal. What Are…

Here’s to an Amazing Holiday Season!

Here’s to an Amazing Holiday Season!

From every one of us here at Kapco Global, we wish you a happy, healthy and prosperous holiday season that lasts throughout the years to come. Thank you for choosing us as your aerospace solutions partner. It is through these relationships that we have continued to maintain our status as a leader in the distribution of aircraft parts. We look forward to continuing to serve you in the New Year! Please enjoy our 2016 holiday…

Kapco Global Named a Top Workplace by OC Register

Kapco Global Named a Top Workplace by OC Register

On the evening of December 8, The Orange County Register gathered one hundred plus Orange County employers to celebrate the annual Top Workplaces award. This year, Kirkhill Aircraft Parts Co. (DBA as Kapco Global) was honored alongside large, mid-sized and small businesses throughout the area for their organizational commitment to creating a positive company culture. “This award is especially meaningful because it was based upon our employee’s feedback about what it’s like to work for…

Kapco Global Joins Forces with Netherlands-Based Avio-Diepen

Kapco Global Joins Forces with Netherlands-Based Avio-Diepen

Kapco Global and Avio-Diepen – The Perfect Fit Kapco Global is pleased to announce the finalization of an agreement that joins Kapco Global with Netherlands-based aerospace distribution provider Avio-Diepen. The partnership will significantly strengthen each company’s position as a world-leading distributor of expendable parts and provider of customized inventory management solutions to the global aerospace industry. With 600 employees, the new combined organization will operate from 12 facilities in 8 countries, ensuring a greatly enhanced…

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