Supply chain solutions,
battle tested

Aerospace + Defense solutions: when reliability is king

UTi's aerospace and defense supply chain team is dedicated to overseeing the design, implementation and operation of complex and innovative supply chain solutions to deliver everything our clients need when and where they need it. Using UTi's network of offices in 59 countries and our Regional Control Towers, we're able to configure and control all your freight management, logistics, and distribution needs to meet your expectations.

A time-tested approach to success

Logistics Management

Our approach to aerospace and defense clients is informed and inspired by our successes over time in delivering high-quality and reliable solutions for our most demanding clients. When you are asked to handle critical, high-value parts such as aircraft engines, there is zero room for error. UTi's dedicated staff is experienced with the level of planning and handling necessary to deliver the quality supply chain solutions you require.

From general logistics to theater operations to AOG support, we provide a full portfolio of services to the aerospace and defense industry, including;

Freight Management

  • Air – express, standard, charter
  • Ocean – FCL, LCL, full vessel charters
  • Surface – truckload brokerage, specialized equipment, LTL

Contract Logistics

  • Warehouse and inventory management
  • Value-Added – kitting, AOG, OEM/MRO support, troop equipment deployments, foreign military sales (FMS) operations, DLA prime vendor support

Our Experience with our Military Clients

  • Designated CRAF Agent for Continental Airlines and United Airlines
  • Surface transportation (UNPC) CENTCOM, (ITIR) U.S. Trucking Solutions
  • FAR Contract 3PL for Sea-Air Multimodal contract
  • Category A (CAT A) and International Heavyweight (IHAT) Validation
  • Foreign Military Sales DSS Clearance
  • Scheduled service throughout AFRICOM, CENTCOM, EUCOM, and PACOM

Our Experience with our Aerospace Clients

  • GE Aerospace Engine Transport Program
  • AOG Transportation for various MRO programs
  • Large projects for Heavy Maintenance Overhauls
  • EADS / Eurocopter Logistics Support
  • Safran / Snecma Global Engine Transport

Solutions with visible benefits

Whether it's moving supplies, vehicles, out of gauge equipment, or even dangerous goods, we can provide transparency to where your product is within the supply chain utilizing effective information systems, specialized customs clearance, FMS services and our proprietary eMpower online visibility tools. This kind of coordinated effort enables in-transit, real-time visibility and global web-based tracking so you can make fact-based decisions, thus delivering the speed and reliability needed to support the front lines.

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