Elbit Systems – Cyclone (“Cyclone”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems, serves as Elbit Systems design and production center for metal and composite structural aircraft components and parts for leading aerospace companies and OEMs.
Cyclone designs and produces unique assemblies for civil and military aircraft such as the F-15, F-16 and F-18 fighter aircraft, Boeing 737 to 787 commercial aircraft. Cyclone also provides Standard Depot Level Maintenance (SDLM) and other maintenance services to fixed and rotary wing aircraft customers worldwide, including systems installation and integration services.
Cyclone is certified for ISO 9001 and Boeing AS 9100-2000 Advanced Quality Systems, and is a Boeing Gold Level Preferred Supplier. Our dedicated project management teams work hand-in-hand with a skilled and experienced workforce to ensure that all products and services are performed on the highest professional level and in full compliance with contract requirements.
Cyclone holds numerous certifications and awards, all attesting to achievements made possible by its dedicated team of talented professionals.
These awards include:
• Boeing Preferred Supplier Certification Program – Gold Medal (the highest level achievable in this program – Cyclone’s Gold Medal was among only a few such medals ever awarded and the first to a company outside the U.S.)
• Boeing Commercial Airplane Group – D1-9000A Advanced Quality Systems Award based on an evaluation of Cyclone’s TQM and SPC standards.
• McDonnell Aircraft Company’s Preferred Supplier Quality Team Award (PSQT) – Cyclone achieved this award for demonstrating the ability to maintain an excellent quality system and deliver a superior quality product. Cyclone was among the first three companies outside the U.S. to have received this award.
• Bell Helicopter Spirit Evaluation Award – First Place – in recognition of outstanding improvements (large business) for product quality.