Gentex Corporation, a company that specializes in personal protection and situational awareness solutions for defense forces, emergency responders, and industrial personnel, has acquired Aero Parts Australia Ltd. (APA), leading distributor for commercial air, military and life support equipment within Australia and New Zealand.
Gentex provides integrated headborne systems in 140 countries and is a key innovation partner in many aircraft platforms including the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter. The acquisition builds on the strengths of both companies and continues to reinforce a commitment to offering enhanced aftermarket service and broad distribution and service capabilities.
Gentex’s product portfolio includes helmet system platforms and capability upgrades for defense and security forces, sold under the Gentex, Ops-Core, ALPHA, Cromwell, and Argus brands; Aegisound hearing protection and communication products for military and industrial personnel; PureFlo industrial respiratory protection systems; Dual Mirror OEM aluminized fabrics; and Filtron OEM light management technology.
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