PDI Receives SOCOM-141 Trailer Order
by: PDI
Sep 22, 2020
This week, PDI received an order for 4 SOCOM-141 munitions and cargo trailers. The trailer has a 5,700 pound load capacity and is designed to carry small munitions (grenades, hellfire missiles, etc) and additional cargo used by the Army Special Operations Command. The trailers are tarped and netted in bunkers until needed and are air transportable. As stated by a Sergeant from their Special Operations Aviation Regiment, "These trailers have seen extensive use in training and real world operations worldwide. They are absolutely vital to the successful accomplishment of our mission."
KWD Designs Custom LM-100 Maintenance Stand
by: PDI
Aug 13, 2020
KWD engineering team recently completed a custom maintenance stand design for the LM-100/L-100 aircraft. The 6-month effort began for KWD in Q1 2020 after receiving a contract from an MRO organization in the United States to "design and build a maintenance stand to support our maintenance efforts on and around Lockheed Martin L-100 aircraft." KWD will now begin its production phase of manufacturing the unit to prepare for delivery and installation in early 2021.
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PDI Receives MHU-141 Sustainment Kit Order from NSPA Agency / NATO
by: PDI
Jun 30, 2020
This month, PDI received an order for 23 MHU-141 sustainment kits (PDI part no. 3-913) from NSPA on behalf of a NATO country. Deliveries will occur within a 60-day timeframe. Shown above is a 3D rendering of the kit. Read More
KWD Receives NAVAIR Order for 9 Propeller Dollies
by: PDI
May 11, 2020
This month, KWD received an order from NAVAIR for 9 propeller dollies (part no. 207-000-104). The unit is used for transportation and storage of the GE Aviation R391 six bladed propeller used on the C-130J aircraft and the C-27J model aircraft. The unit also provides with an arbor post for the Hamilton Standard 54H60 four bladed propeller, used on the P-3 and the C130B-H models. KWD is also currently in initial stages of developing a modification to the dolly to allow it to support the 8-blade NP2000 propeller.
KWD Receives Order from US Navy for 32 QEC Dollies
by: PDI
Jan 21, 2020
This month, KWD Aircraft Support Equipment received an order from the US Navy for 32 Quick Engine Change (QEC) Dollies, part no. 200-000-101, NSN 1740-00-106-8512. Deliveries will occur in Q2 2020. Read More
PDI Receives Multiple Munitions Trailer Contracts from Middle East Customer
by: PDI
Jan 7, 2020
At the end of 2019, PDI received multiple contracts to produce a total of 50 MHU-110/M and MHU-141/M munitions trailers in support of a foreign military sale to a Middle East customer. Deliveries will occur in 2020.
US Navy Orders 106 CV22 Engine Trailers
by: PDI
Sep 16, 2019
This month, the US Navy placed an order with PDI for 106 ea of the 3000-series engine trailers (part no. 107640) in support of its CV22/MV22 program. Deliveries will occur in 2020. The 3000 series engine trailer is used to transport, store, remove and replace engines on multiple types of aircraft, including the F-15, F-16, and F-22. The trailer allows for easy transport of aircraft engines so that engines can be properly maintained and/or replaced. PDI has produced approximately 150 units for the US Navy since 2012.
PDI Awarded F-16 Gun Maintenance Trailer Contract from U.S. Air Force
by: PDI
Aug 30, 2019
PDI was recently awarded a contract from the United States Air Force to manufacture 3 each F-16 gun maintenance trailers, part no. 20084625-10. The trailer is used to carry, transport and store F-16 guns so that airmen can perform proper maintenance. "We are excited to add this new product line to the... Read More
PDI Receives Contract to Produce 73 Generator Wheel Kits, part no. 6-479
by: PDI
Aug 19, 2019
PDI was recently awarded a contract for 73 generator wheel kits, part no. 6-479 (NSN 6115-01-573-5922), via third-party logistics program to support the United States Air Force. Deliveries will occur in Q4 calendar year 2019.
PDI Receives Order for 4 ea Engine Transport Trailers for European End User
by: PDI
Jun 27, 2019
This week, PDI received an order for 4 each 3000-series engine transport trailers (part no. 4800-000-00) to support a European end user. "We have seen a surge in demand for our engine trailers," said Nathan Haber, Vice President of Sales and Business Development. "We are committed to providing these trailers in a timely manner so that military aircraft can be properly serviced without disruption."
PDI Receives Contract to Produce 103 each AMMPS Generator Retrofit Wheel Kits
by: PDI
Mar 21, 2019
PDI recently received a U.S. DoD contract to produce 103 each retrofit wheel kits (PDI part no. 5647-01, NSN 6115-01-669-1192) for the AMMPS Generators used by multiple U.S. military branches. The contract, which will be completed in the Summer of 2019, proceeds several years after PDI had designed the retrofit kits and after testing had been proven and accepted at Holloman Air Force Base. The versatility of these "universal" kits provides the Government with an efficient and effective sustainment option, supporting 15 KW, 30 KW and 60 KW generator sets.
PDI Begins Deliveries for 3000 Series Engine Trailers, part no. 4800-000-00
by: PDI
Sep 5, 2018
In late August, PDI began shipments of 57 ea 3000 series engine trailer (part no. 4800-000-00) for a foreign military sales (FMS) case that will ultimately arrive to a Middle East end user. Shipments will continue throughout the next month until all units have been completed and shipped on this program. - Above is a picture of the disassembled engine trailer (1 ea) contained in an overseas storage container/box that provides for ease of use and logistics for the end user. PDI looks forward to providing foreign end users additional 3000 series engine trailers through future FMS and/or direct commercial procurement cases.
PDI Receives Order for 18 ea MHU-110 Munitions Trailers
by: PDI
Aug 14, 2018
PDI has received a contract to produce 18 ea MHU-110 munitions trailers for a Middle East air force customer! The MHU-110 is 15,000 pound capacity, "workhorse" munitions trailer that carries air-to-ground munitions and has a service life of 25 years.
PDI Receives President's "E" Award for Export Excellence
by: PDI
May 23, 2018
U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross presented PDI with the President’s “E” Award for Exports at a ceremony in Washington, D.C., on May 21, 2018. The President’s “E” Award is the highest recognition any U.S. entity can receive for making a significant contribution to the expansion of U.S. exports. Read More
PDI Secures Year-Long MHU-141/M Munitions Trailer Production Contract!
by: PDI
Apr 10, 2018
PDI is pleased to announce having secured a year long production contract for MHU-141/M munitions trailers for an air force customer in the Middle East! This contract is part of a multi-year, multi-release effort for aircraft fleet modernization. Read More
PDI Secures Year-Long MHU-110/M Munitions Trailer Production Contract!
by: PDI
Feb 12, 2018
PDI is pleased to announce having secured a year long production contract for MHU-110/M munitions trailers for an air force customer in the Middle East! This contract is part of a multi-year, multi-release effort for aircraft fleet modernization. Read More

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