The Global Defense Specialists team is comprised of military veterans and aerospace professionals with decades of experience leading military aviation units and managing aviation sustainment activities worldwide. We share a common belief that integrity and ethical behavior are essential building blocks of successful long term relationships. This core belief, coupled with our steadfast commitment to our customers and quality operations help guarantee our customer’s success.
The aviation industry is in a constant state of change. To best meet the current and future needs of our global customers we have developed a long term strategy to employ developing technologies to help our customers achieve the highest levels of operational readiness. Our goal is to embrace new technology to beome a truly disruptive competitor in the aftermarket sustainment industry.
Given our backgrounds, we are accustomed to doing more with less. Our footprint is small by design, this enables us to quickly adapt to changes in the industry and to our customer's needs. An added benefit to our low overhead is the value we pass on to the customer.
GDS was formed to deliver more than the standard level of service in the aftermarket sustainment industry. Our knowledge allows us to detect, analyze and suggest solutions to negative trends in operational readiness that others may not recognize. For GDS, our customer's mission is our mission.
We have resources in more than 30 countries
We currently offer support to more than 10 platforms
GDS and our partners have capabilities in more than 30 aircraft systems