On May 1, 2013, Alenia Aermacchi turned 100 years old.
Canada’s Fixed Wing Search and Rescue Secretariat, which is overseeing the purchase of new FWSAR for the RCAF, plans to release a Draft Request for Proposal in late summer. As Defence Watch readers know...
Alenia Aermacchi announces that the Board of Directors of its Alenia Aermacchi North America subsidiary appointed Mr. Benjamin R. Stone as the new President and CEO. Mr. Stone replaces Dr. Alan E. Calegari.
Welcome to Alenia Aermacchi North America
For the past forty years, Alenia Aermacchi North America has established a renowned presence in the North American aerospace industry. A subsidiary of Alenia Aermacchi and part of the Finmeccanica Group, Alenia Aermacchi North America's mission is to be the partner of choice in the North American aerospace market.
Focused on managing Alenia’s industrial assets and introducing new products in the U.S. and Canada, Alenia Aermacchi North America is dedicated to the further expansion of the industrial and commercial presence of the Alenia Group in North America.
As of 2011, Alenia Aermacchi North America has established six locations throughout the United States, including its headquarters in Washington, D.C., offices in Seattle, WA; Smyrna, GA; and Fort Worth, TX, as well as a subsidiary location in Warner Robins, GA. Alenia also maintains a Canadian office.
Alenia Aermacchi North America’s products and programs include the U.S. Air Force’s C-27J, a fixed wing, multipurpose military cargo aircraft; the G222, an aircraft being refurbished and modernized for the U.S. Air Force for use by the Afghanistan Air Force; and the T-100 Integrated Training System, currently being marketed to the U.S. Air Force as a replacement for their aging T-38 advanced jet trainers.