Jun 21, 2017: Esterline Corporation , an international aerospace and defence company headquartered in Bellevue, Washington announced provision of its Korry-branded press-to-test indicators to Triman Industries, Inc., a value added distributor and worldwide provider of Military, Aerospace, and Commercial components for resale to the Defense Logistic Agency (DLA) at the 2017 Paris Air Show. The DLA is the combat logistics support agency for the U.S. Department of Defense, and will be restocking its inventory with a multi-year supply of Korry indicators, which are important components for master-caution assemblies in the F-16 cockpit.
Esterline has supplied Korry switching and display products and other human-machine interface solutions for the F-16 multirole fighter since the launch of the programme.
"Esterline has been a consistent supplier to the F-16 program since first production in the 1970s and over many upgrades," said Rob Gibbs, president of the Esterline Control & Communication Systems business unit providing Korry products, "Our partnership with Triman, a highly regarded distributor, underscores our commitment to keep supporting this versatile aircraft, one of the most common in service among the U.S. armed forces and those of our allies worldwide."
"This procurement by DLA of Esterline's Korry products for the F-16 highlights our core competence: to serve as the critical link between end users and best-in-class suppliers," said Scott Truskin, president of Triman Industries. "We pay close attention to the details, especially in the attentive service and uncompromising quality assurance that support long-term relationships. Both our suppliers and customers know they can rely on us."