Skytronics Announces Changes to Distribution Channel for Its General Aviation Products

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., April 30, 2012 -- Skytronics, Inc., a leading component manufacturer and FAA Repair Station for commercial, military and general aviation aircraft, announced changes today to its general aviation (GA) distribution channel, which is responsible for selling its popular Aero-Lite ignition harnesses (http://www.skytronicsinc.com/aero-lite_ignition_harness.html), Jasco alternators and regulators (http://www.skytronicsinc.com/jasco_alternators-regulators.html), as well as Skyflex conduit (http://www.skytronicsinc.com/skyflex_conduit.html).

Going forward, Skytronics' Aero-Lite, Jasco and Skyflex products are only available for purchase through eight distributors. In North America, customers can choose between Aircraft Spruce & Specialty Co. (http://www.aircraftspruce.com/index.html), Air Parts Network (http://www.airpartsnetwork.com/), Air Power, Inc. (http://www.airpowerinc.com/), Chief Aircraft (http://www.chiefaircraft.com/) and Quality Aircraft Accessories, Inc. (http://www.qualityaircraftaccessories.com/) In Europe, customers have the option of Loma-Air (http://www.loma-air.com/) or WMT Maintenance Technik AG (http://www.wmtonline.eu/index.php). And, in South America, Skytronics products are available from ArAvia S.A. (http://www.aravia.com.ar/index.asp

Skytronics, which has been in business since 1956, reduced the number of distributors for its GA products to improve efficiency.

"Over the years, Aero-Lite, Jasco and Skyflex have become top-selling brands in the GA aftermarket," said Brad Duschak, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Skytronics. "With the support of these highly qualified distributors, I am confident that Skytronics will achieve even greater success in the future."

For more information on Skytronics, visit http://www.skytronicsinc.com. You can also follow Skytronics on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/skytronicsinc, as well as on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/skytronicsinc.

About Skytronics, Inc. (http://www.skytronicsinc.com)

Established in 1956, Skytronics, Inc. is a leading manufacturer and provider of repair and overhaul services for commercial and military aircraft ball screw assemblies and actuation systems. Skytronics is the OEM for the horizontal stabilizer trim ball screw assembly for Boeing 747/737/727/720/707 and KC-135 aircraft, as well as the trim tab actuator for the KC-135. We have been an FAA-approved Repair Station for over 50 years, and also hold approvals from EASA, CAAC and Boeing. Our repair and overhaul capabilities include horizontal stabilizer trim actuators (HSTAs) and ball screw assemblies, flap transmissions and leading-edge actuators for a wide range of Boeing commercial aircraft, as well as trim tab actuators and horizontal stabilizer trim ball screw assemblies for the Boeing KC-135 military aircraft.

In addition, Skytronics manufactures, repairs/overhauls and distributes both new and overhauled components for general aviation aircraft, such as ignition harnesses, alternators, regulators and ignition lead conduit.

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