Derco is the global leader in providing militaries with fleet support that spans the life of the aircraft. Its expertise is based on over 40 years of experience in supporting C-130 and other transport platforms. Derco’s extensive offerings provide customers, operators, and MROs improved fleet availability with reduced operational costs. This includes infrastructure development, aircraft upgrades and modifications, technical support, and obsolescence management. To help sustain fleet longevity and reduce down-time, Derco maintains one of the largest and most diverse inventories of spares and components in the industry. Through forecasting technology, more than 20,000 unique parts in stock, and over 15 OEM agreements, Derco meets customer needs and ensures parts are available and ready to ship.
Derco is FAA Certified and a Lockheed Martin Hologram C-130H Approved Repair Center with extensive in-house and managed repair capabilities including: hydraulics, electrical, mechanical, pneumatics, and electro-mechanical. The 45,000 square foot facility has leading edge tools and sophisticated test equipment to provide cost-effective solutions that exceed OEM quality specifications.
Derco’s enterprising System by the Hour (SBtH) is a pay per flight hour program that eliminates the risk of expense fluctuations in system repair and overhauls. The program is structured by the twelve aircraft systems and is customized by operators to include only their chosen systems.
Military Transport Platform Support
Derco simplifies aerospace by teaming with the most innovative and respected OEMs to offer a single supply interface to fleet operators. Derco’s relationships with more than 15 OEMs add significant value to all of its services. These relationships are continually expanding, allowing Derco to increase support and provide quality products and services to its customers. Derco’s OEM agreements ensure that parts and components are manufactured to OEM specifications and provide:
- Timely responses to inquiries
- Delivery from stock
- Stock orders based on worldwide fleet usage
- Consistent product availability without lead time
- Latest revisions and product improvements
- Superior warranty coordination and technical support
- Single point of contact for multiple product lines