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M3 Capabilities

Features

Our full-service aircraft modification center features:

  • More than 430,000 square feet of hangar space, and the ability to accommodate aircraft of all sizes, from small rotor-wing aircraft to widebody jets 
  • A modern strip and paint facility, capable of painting widebody jets 
  • Full complement of backshop and manufacturing capabilities 
M3 capabilities

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Aircraft Operations - Manufacturing Capabilities

Our experienced workforce includes a full-range of engineering talent, including all disciplines necessary for aeronautical programs and highly skilled A&P-licensed aircraft mechanics and electricians.

Our M3 facility has a full range of Hangar, Dock and Line, manufacturing and assembly capabilities to support all aircraft operations. Manufacturing capabilities include:

  • Sheet metal fabrication
  • Machining fabrication
  • Finishing shop
  • Mechanical assembly
  • Electrical assembly
  • Cable and harness assembly
  • Electrical testing
  • Fiberglass and composite fabrication
  • Graphics fabrication
  • Cabinet shop 
  • Rapid prototyping
Airplane in flight

U.S. Air Force C-5 Fleet Readiness

This partnership offers the Air Force extensive supplemental depot capability for a low-risk, cost-effective, high-quality solution for improved C-5M fleet availability.

Our team is ready to alleviate capacity constraints by offering the following services and support for programmed and unscheduled depot level maintenance (PDM/UDLM):

  • Multiple C-5M maintenance facilities in Waco, Texas and Rome, New York ready to provide PDM/UDLM support
  • Two environmentally controlled paint facilities capable of painting C-5-sized aircraft
  • Teamed with C-5M parts manufacturers and providers minimizing risk to supply chain  
  • Experienced production team capable of meeting C-5M PDM requirements

Supplier Requirements

Resources

  • C-130 Solutions Data Sheet

    C-130 Solutions Data Sheet

  • Assured Aerospace Solutions Brochure

    Assured Aerospace Solutions Brochure

  • M3 Capabilities Brochure

    M3 Capabilities Brochure

  • C-130 Avionics Modernization Program (AMP) Increment 2 Solution For International Customers Data Sheet

    C-130 Avionics Modernization Program (AMP) Increment 2 Solution For International Customers Data Sheet

  • ARES and HADES Data Sheet

    ARES and HADES Data Sheet

  • US Air Force EC-37B Cross Deck Data Sheet

    US Air Force EC-37B Cross Deck Data Sheet

  • Next-generation Open Vehicle Architecture Data Sheet

    Next-Generation Open Vehicle Architecture Data Sheet

  • Vehicle Agnostic Safety Enhancements Data Sheet

    Vehicle Agnostic Safety Enhancements Data Sheet

  • Business Jet Missionization Data Sheet

    Business Jet Missionization Data Sheet

  • International Business Jet Missionization Data Sheet

    International Business Jet Missionization Data Sheet

Certifications

  • ISO 9001:2015 and 9001:2016 Certificate

  • CMMI-DEV Certificate

Featured News

L3Harris Technologies, Leidos and MAG Aerospace have teamed for the U.S. Army’s High Accuracy Detection and Exploitation System (HADES) program. The companies aim to deliver a fleet of aerial intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance aircraft to rapidly collect relevant and reliable operational intelligence against the nation’s most advanced adversaries.

Press release | 10. 09. 2023

L3Harris, Leidos and MAG Aerospace Team for US Army’s HADES Aerial ISR Program

L3Harris Technologies, Leidos and MAG Aerospace have teamed for the U.S. Army’s High Accuracy Detection and Exploitation System (HADES) program.

L3Harris Technologies, Leidos and MAG Aerospace have teamed for the U.S. Army’s High Accuracy Detection and Exploitation System (HADES) program. The companies aim to deliver a fleet of aerial intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance aircraft to rapidly collect relevant and reliable operational intelligence against the nation’s most advanced adversaries.

Press release | 10. 09. 2023

L3Harris, Leidos and MAG Aerospace Team for US Army’s HADES Aerial ISR Program

Compass Call

Press release | 09. 12. 2023

BAE Systems and L3Harris Deliver First EC-37B Compass Call Aircraft to the US Air Force

Army’s ATHENA-R program. L3Harris currently operates a Bombardier Global Series jet as part of its Airborne Reconnaissance and Electronic Warfare System program.

Press release | 08. 22. 2023

MAG Aerospace, L3Harris Team to Expand US Army’s Aerial ISR Capabilities

L3Harris Aims to Lead Future of NATO’s Allied Future Surveillance and Control Capability

Editorial | 07. 12. 2023

L3Harris Aims to Lead Future of NATO’s Allied Future Surveillance and Control Capability

L3Harris and ELTA Systems Expanding Partnership for Airborne Early Warning and Control Solutions

Editorial | 07. 11. 2023

L3Harris and ELTA Systems Expanding Partnership for Airborne Early Warning and Control Solutions

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