Defense 2018-03-08T16:15:29+00:00


A Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business supporting the aerospace and defense industry

Supporting Our Warfighters

A Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business providing Wiring Harness, Electrical Cables, and Interconnect Manufacturing and Development

Co-Operative Industries Defense, LLC is a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business whose primary focus is on supporting the military, aerospace and defense industries. This is the Defense oriented unit of Co-Operative Industries Aerospace & Defense.

At Co-Operative Industries Defense, we specialize in serving Prime Contractors for government military programs. Our goal is to provide our customers with quality products and services, while at the same time helping them meet their government contract commitments. We are AS9100 registered and utilize the already established systems and dedicated work force of our ‘sister’ company, Co-Operative Industries Aerospace.

Our goal is to provide our customers with quality electrical wiring interconnects, ignition leads, and flexible conduits

Based in Fort Worth, Texas, Co-Operative Industries Defense manufactures electrical wiring interconnects, ignition leads, and flexible conduits for airframe, engine, and ground support equipment. We are a customer and results oriented company, working with our clients to bring about the best possible solution to a given challenge.

Wiring Harness Solutions

A Defense oriented business unit of Co-Operative Industries Aerospace & Defense that focuses on supporting the Military Aerospace and Defense Industries with electrical cables, harnesses and interconnects

We Are Recognized in the Industry

CIA&D was the first SDVOSB to Supply F-35 Production Harnesses. We have been a key supplier since 2012, providing nearly 10% of the aircraft’s wiring harnesses.

We have won the Lockheed Martin Small Business Supplier of the Year award, as well as local Small Business of the Year awards.

We put integrity first, as evidenced through Lockheed Martin’s Ethics & Sustainability Program Recognition.

Our Customers and Programs

Co-Operative Industries Defense LLC is a key supplier to OEMs and manufacturers in the military arena. We proudly support the efforts of the Department of Defense, Lockheed Martin, Raytheon, and other prime contractors.

Programs include the F-35 Lightning II, F-16 Falcon, P-3 Orion, P-8 Poseidon, C-130 Hercules, HALE and Orion UAVs, plus a number of other programs.