Customer Success Story – Making Money While Doing What You Love

When it came down to weighing light-aircraft, Crisman noticed that most local companies were hobbyists, and didn’t focus on weighing light-aircraft as a service. If they did, their scales were extremely outdated which could cause injury to the people operating them, and increase the chances of causing damage to the aircraft. Crisman knew, he not… [Read More]

Leidos, GEC, & AWBS: A Great Combination

https://www.leidos.com/ Automated Weight & Balance System, also known as AWBS, is a software application created by Lockheed Martin to simplify and manage the forms necessary to document changes in military aircraft that affect performance and center of gravity. Leidos continues to grow taking on more aircraft maintenance programs, so when it came time to train… [Read More]

Weight & Balance Training for AAI Textron’s RQ-7 Team

Hunt Valley Maryland – Recently, General Electrodynamics Corporation (GEC) was contracted by AAI Textron to provide on-site aircraft weight & balance training and certification. The AAI experienced team of technicians is tasked with servicing and maintaining the RQ-7 Shadow UAVs.  Throughout the training, GEC’s host enlightened the group with a wealth of historical and anecdotal… [Read More]

VX-20 Weighs the E2D Hawkeye

http://www.navair.navy.mil/nawcad/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.content_detail&key=58D55DC5-19FB-4531-B5DA-202420492A43 Who does the VX-20 NavAir group call for weight & balance training? GEC, that’s who. Last week we had the honor of meeting the Navy’s team responsible for the maintenance of their E-2C/D Hawkeye aircraft. The class was made up of 10 professionals with varying levels of experience. Some needed more complete training, while… [Read More]

Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation Chooses General Electrodynamics Corporation’s (GEC) AN60z’s for G650 Program

    http://www.gulfstream.com/aircraft/gulfstream-g650 Gulf Stream Aerospace Corporation, Savannah GA has chosen GEC’s AN60z’s highly accurate, portable aircraft weighing equipment for its G650 aircraft program. The AN60z is the most sophisticated, technologically advanced, aircraft scale in the world. It comes from over 50 years of proven experience in the engineering and design of portable aircraft weigh… [Read More]