In October 2015 Volo Aero MRO purchased Flag Precision Corp, which is an FAA approved repair facility FAA #FP7R098J based in East Longmeadow Massachusetts. Flag Precision d/b/a Volo Aero MRO performs specialized processes for precision Jig grinding and OD/ ID grinding.
The company has been in operation for over 50 years and has built up an extensive knowledge on both manual and CNC grinding for the aerospace and tooling markets. Our grinding facilities include Moore Jig Grinders G3 and G18 models, Fosdick (44" table) Jones and Shipman NC Universal grinder and Heald 72A . Supporting both the OEM new manufacture markets, tooling industries, and the repair markets for these industries.
Volo Aero MRO has the capability of handling repair requirements that include coatings and NDT inspections by managing the supply chain of local vendors to provide complete repair services. By managing the supply chain our customers have accountability and require only one point of contact to handle the process. Due to our mixed capability of manual and CNC grinders we have the capability of dealing with complex one off salvage repairs along with high volume repeatable production needs.
Volo Aero MRO prides itself in providing a cost effective solution to customers. We understand the needs of our customers for zero defect repairs and parts delivered when promised, in a cost competitive manor. Our approach is to communicate proactively with our customers, to avoid surprises and align our performance with your requirements.
We believe that with the right people, specifically the right character and attitude, we can achieve great things with our customers. Our goal is to form a partnership between our employees and our customers to deliver what they value. This will be achieved by better communication, better training, and higher standards than our competitors.
2016 was a busy year for Volo Aero MRO with the introduction of our new CMM, replacement mill, black oxide line, and media blast capabilities. 2017 will continue with the trend in improvements, we will be installing our new ERP system as well as upgrading our web site. Our investments in capital equipment will once again be driven by our customers needs.