In 1978, Aero Components was founded as Aero Components Inc. Since then, Aero Components has developed a tradition of quality, dependability, and investment in its employees that has grown Aero Components from a small machine shop to the OEM approved, full-service manufacturer of complex bonded and composite assemblies that exists today.

To date, Aero Components has supplied over 8,000 unique items to the DOD and many other customers and continues to expand its capabilities and reach. As of 2021, Aero Components holds over 50 OEM special process approvals and counting.

Aero Components motto dating to its time as Aero Components Inc. is:


Committed to


This core belief and operating philosophy is instilled in all our team members so everyone feels empowered to perform their operation to the utmost quality standards. All operators are encouraged to recommend solutions and initiate action to ensure Aero Components’ quality standards are met at every stage of production and on-time delivery is met or exceeded.


Ronnie Erbst

General Manager

Garrett Marler

Lead, Engineering Estimation

Billy Pride

Lead, Engineering and Project Management

Dale Muller

Lead, Tooling and Programming

Jody Hendricks

HR and Front Office Staff

Chris Rodriguez

Director of Quality, Engineering and Project Manager