CIA&D is Acquired by kSARIA

kSARIA Corporation Acquires Co-Operative Industries Aerospace & Defense. Co-Operative Industries Aerospace & Defense (CIA&D) has recently been acquired by the kSARIA Corporation. CIA&D will continue to support its customers with the exceptional service that they are accustomed to, but now as a division of kSARIA. Anthony J. Christopher, kSARIA's President and Chief Executive Officer, [...]

2019-10-03T08:48:23-05:00October 3rd, 2019|News|

Why Outsource Wiring Harness Repairs

What are the Advantages of Outsourcing Wiring Harness Repairs? Many of today’s airlines and MROs are very capable and have the necessary skills to manage their electrical wire harness repairs in house. So why should an organization consider outsourcing? Simply put, partnering with a reliable repair center can offer big advantages.  Finding the right ally [...]

2019-09-17T14:52:34-05:00September 17th, 2019|Capabilities, News, Products|

Increased Protective Braiding Capabilities

CIA&D has expanded their protective braiding capabilities as part of their airframe and engine wiring harness manufacturing. UPDATE – August 2019: Following the original release of this article in April 2019, CIA&D has since expanded their braiding capabilities even further. With the addition of two more new New England Butts 24 and 32 carrier units, [...]

2019-08-20T13:17:21-05:00August 20th, 2019|Capabilities, News, Products|

CIA&D Quality Assurance

CIA&D Quality Assurance Team Exemplifies Integrity. Article by Jacey Allen The Quality Assurance team at Co-operative Industries Aerospace & Defense (CIA&D) strives for continued improvement and success. As a key supplier of electrical wiring harnesses and interconnects to the aerospace and defense industry, quality is a critical aspect of the manufacturing process. Angella Martin, the [...]

2019-08-20T13:30:47-05:00August 12th, 2019|Capabilities, News|

FOD Free Friday

FOD Awareness and Prevention at CIA&D. FOD awareness and prevention is an important part of the production process at CIA&D. Our technicians regularly check for, and seek to eliminate, FOD in their work areas every single day. However, on every working Friday morning we do a “deep clean” throughout all of the manufacturing areas. This [...]

2019-06-07T07:55:17-05:00June 7th, 2019|Capabilities, Employee News, News|

Challenges of Growth

Meeting the Challenges of Growth Head On. This Executive Q&A is also available at the SmartBrief Leadership page Running a business is never easy, particularly in an environment of rapid expansion and industry consolidation. Successfully meeting robust demand with quality products and services means having the right strategy and creating the best possible working environment. [...]

2019-05-20T15:22:03-05:00May 20th, 2019|News|

Harness Repairs Keep Aircraft Flying

Aerospace Wiring Harness Repair Services. Meet Co-Operative Industries Aerospace & Defense (CIA&D). Our Part 145 repair center specializes in electrical wiring harness overhaul and repair support for the aerospace industry. When you select CIA&D, you can depend on cost effective harness and interconnect repair services combined with responsive turn-times. CIA&D supports air carriers and MROs [...]

2019-06-24T09:00:45-05:00April 2nd, 2019|Capabilities, News|

A Look at the Changing MRO Market

Maintenance Overhaul and Repair Industry Outlook. By Dave Wright, VP of Business Development at Co-Operative Industries Aerospace & Defense. The Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul (MRO) industry is undergoing major changes and shifts in their business models. Driven by consolidation, internal growth, mergers, and acquisitions the industry finds itself evolving in multiple directions and on multiple [...]

2019-02-04T16:09:58-05:00January 24th, 2019|News|

Wire Harness Solutions

Looking for Electrical Wiring Harness Solutions? Co-Operative Industries Aerospace & Defense (CIA&D) is a customer-oriented team known for delivering electrical wiring harness solutions. From our AS9100 registered facility we develop and manufacture electrical wiring harnesses, ignition leads and flexible metal conduit assemblies for the aerospace industry. In addition, our on-site certified Repair Station supports airlines [...]

2019-01-15T13:44:32-05:00January 7th, 2019|Capabilities, News|