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Champion Aerospace – The Most trusted Source for High Quality and Performance Proven Aviation Solutions


Champion Aerospace

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Champion Aerospace had its beginnings as Champion Spark Plug Co. in the early 1900s, very shortly after the Wright brothers made history with the first ever flight in North Carolina. Champion Spark Plug Co. produced automotive spark plugs for single ignition systems in planes and later produced plugs that were used in engines of US planes during World War I. By the 1920s and 1930s, Champion was developing spark plugs for the whole aviation industry. Between 1941 and 1945 during World War II, Champion was the primary supplier of spark plugs for the US military and Allied forces. More recently, the company completed an expansion of its South Carolina manufacturing facility worth $10 million. They also become the only supplier for Rolls Royce and SNECMA for the Concorde Olympus engine. Champion Aerospace earned ISO 9001 certification as well. The company was incorporated 11 years ago in Cleveland, Ohio and the current president and CEO is Nicholas Howley.

Champion Aerospace supplies turbine engine exciters, leads, igniters, piston engine spark plugs, filters, harnesses, power converters, and a variety of other aviation products. The company has design and engineering capabilities as well as manufacturing operations, marketing and executive offices, and FAA repair stations, making it a very self-sufficient company. Champion Aerospace has its own quality standards and utilizes vertical integration to maintain ISO 9001 quality in all of its products. The company offers a variety of product lines for all of the following categories: spark plugs, oil filters, harnesses, slick magnetos, exciters, igniters, ignition leads, ignition systems, power supply units, and other champion tools.


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