About Wesco Aircraft

Wesco Aircraft has served the aerospace industry for over 60 years, supplying over 565,000 active SKUs
Wesco Aircraft's warehouses act as your off-site inventory management center, providing quality assurance and delivering product as you need it.

About Us

Wesco Aircraft is one of the world’s leading distributors and providers of comprehensive supply chain management services to the global aerospace industry. Our services range from traditional distribution to the management of supplier relationships, quality assurance, kitting, just-in-time delivery, chemical management services, third-party logistics or fourth-party logistics and point-of-use inventory management. We offer one of the world’s broadest portfolios of aerospace products comprised of 565,000 active SKUs, including C-class hardware, chemicals, electronic products, bearings, tools, and machined parts.

During our 60+ years of operation, we have grown to serve more than 7,000+ customers with global workforce operating across 55+ locations in 17 countries.

Our Customers and Markets Served

With our extensive experience across the aerospace industry, we have developed a suite of value added services that improve customer profitability. We deliver production efficiency, adhere to quality standards, and maintain regulatory compliance. These capabilities have are leveraged within complex value chains associated with the following markets:

  • Commercial Aerospace
  • Defense
  • Business Jet
  • Aftermarket
  • Space
  • Pharmaceutical & Healthcare
  • Industrial Manufacturing
  • Automotive
  • Energy
  • Marine

Our History: From Small Beginnings to a Global Industry Leader

  • 1953Wesco Aircraft founded
  • 1977Specialization in distribution of aerospace components
  • 1987Launch of aerospace industry's first tool division
  • 1988Global expansion begins in European market
  • 1990Global headquarters moves to Valencia, California
  • 1999Acquisition of bearing distribution business of Kaman Industrial Technologies
  • 2008Acquisition of Airtechnics to form Electronic Products division
  • 2010Expansion of operations into China
  • 2011Wesco Aircraft becomes a publicly traded company
  • 2013Wesco Aircraft celebrates 60 years
  • 2014Acquisition of Haas Group doubles size of Wesco Aircraft, expands footprint in OEM and MRO markets with chemical management services