EDGEWOOD, N.Y., April 19, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CPI Aerostructures, Inc. (“CPI Aero®” or the “Company”) (NYSE American: CVU) announced that it has received follow-on orders for complex welded structural assemblies used on a U.S. military helicopter from a current customer valued at approximately $3.6 million. Deliveries are expected to occur through mid-2024.
“These follow-on orders demonstrate our customer’s continued confidence in CPI’s ability to consistently perform complex, tight tolerance, fusion welding on critical structural assemblies while effectively managing our supply chain. We are proud to be a part of the Defense Industrial Base and the role we play in support of National Security,” stated Dorith Hakim, President and CEO of CPI Aero.
About CPI Aero
CPI Aero is a U.S. manufacturer of structural assemblies for fixed wing aircraft, helicopters and airborne Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance pod systems in both the commercial aerospace and national security markets. Within the global aerostructure supply chain, CPI Aero is either a Tier 1 supplier to aircraft OEMs or a Tier 2 subcontractor to major Tier 1 manufacturers. CPI also is a prime contractor to the U.S. Department of Defense, primarily the Air Force. In conjunction with its assembly operations, CPI Aero provides engineering, program management, supply chain management, and MRO services.
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