Invested $2bn+ in Equity Capital in 25 Aerospace and Defense Acquisitions

Since 2005, our principals have led the investment of over $2 billion in equity capital in 25 acquisitions of businesses serving the global aerospace and defense industry, including twelve platform and thirteen add-on acquisitions. Liberty Hall’s portfolio companies support every significant commercial, business jet and military fixed wing and rotorcraft aircraft platform.

Current Investments

Accurus Aerospace Corporation is a leading Tier II supplier of highly engineered metallic parts, kits and assemblies and processing services to the global aerospace industry with four facilities located in the United States.

Bromford Industries Limited is a leading supplier of complex, close tolerance engine components, fabrications and assemblies for the global aerospace and power generation industries with seven facilities located in the United Kingdom, United States and India.

Dunlop Aircraft Tyres a leading independent global designer, manufacturer and retreader of aircraft tires with three facilities located in the United Kingdom, United States and China.

Onboard Systems International is the leading global provider of external cargo handling equipment for civil and military helicopters with one facility located in the United States.

Prior Investments

AIM Aerospace Corporation is a leading designer and producer of advanced composite structures, systems, engine components and thermoplastic technology for the global aerospace industry with four manufacturing facilities and a Research & Technology Center located in the United States.

Aircraft Performance Group is a leading global provider of proprietary flight operations software solutions into the aftermarket of the aerospace industry with one facility located in the United States.

Avolon is a newly formed global aircraft leasing company – best capitalized aircraft leasing company ever created (at time of formation in May 2010) – headquartered in Dublin with additional offices located in New York, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Dubai and Singapore.

Firth Rixson is a leading supplier of highly engineered rings and forgings and specialized metal products primarily for aerospace engine manufacturers with twelve facilities located in the United States, United Kingdom, Hungary and China.

OH Aircraft Acquisition is a special purpose aircraft leasing vehicle focused on the freighter market that has owned as many as four Boeing 777 freighters.

OH Aircraft I is a special purpose aircraft trading vehicle focused on mid-life passenger aircraft that has owned as many as 26 passenger aircraft.

Primus International is a leading Tier II supplier of highly engineered metallic and composite parts and assemblies to the global aerospace industry focused on the highest value platforms with seven facilities located in the United States, United Kingdom, China and Thailand.

Southern Air is a leading low-cost ACMI (aircraft, crew, maintenance, insurance) air cargo service provider with a fleet of Boeing 747 and 777 freighters serving airline customers on a global basis from flight bases located in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa.