Missiles & Rockets

Missiles & Rockets are of critical importance to the defense and space industry.  Advancements continue to be made in technology requiring more complicated and demanding manufacturing techniques to support these platforms.  Primus Aerospace brings tremendous experience in machining and assembling these types of components and exotic materials, often including Titanium and Inconel components.  Although missiles and rockets are used for different purposes, they share common technologies and platforms which Primus is extremely well versed in the manufacturing of these designs.  5-axis geometries, tight tolerances and complex manufacturing plans are essential to successfully manufacturing within this sector of the industry.

We produce a variety of products in this category including, but not limited to:

Components:

  • Thruster  Housings
  • Structures
  • Canards and Fins
  • Nose Cones
  • Bodies
  • Shells
  • Rings and Collars
  • Actuator Housings
  • Stators
  • Shafts
  • Closures
  • Ignitors
  • Cores
  • Manifolds
  • Struts
  • Rods
  • Links
  • Brackets
  • Valves

Partnership

Primus has partnered with several prime U.S. Defense contractors under preferred supplier relationships to support activities beyond the typical SOW for outsourced manufacturing.  These long-standing supplier-customer relationships have created outstanding success for both parties across multiple programs and end customers.

Testing

We implement stringent quality assurance programs to make sure our customers only receive the highest grade components for use in their systems.  We have an extensive range of quality certifications and testing capabilities, including:

  • Advanced Multi-System Variance Analysis
  • Analysis of Variances (ANOVA)
  • Real-time Quality Analysis of Data
  • AS9102 FAI Reports
  • FMEA/pFMEA
  • Manufacturing Control Plans
  • Inspection Control Plans
  • PPAP – Level 1, 2 & 3
  • AS 9100:2016 certified
  • SPC
  • Gage R&R
  • Cpk/Ppk
  • GD&T Fluency
  • ISO 9001:2015 certification
  • Hi-pot testing
  • Conductivity and continuity testing
  • Helium leak checking
  • Soldering quality inspections

Why Primus Aerospace

Our years of experience working with complex aerospace and defense designs gives us the upper hand over competitors who will find it difficult to match our level of experience.  Our Six Sigma certification and Lean methodologies highlight our commitment to process improvement and error reduction. For more information about our processes, certifications, or capabilities, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

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Applications

Our communications and sensors support a number of applications throughout the defense and aerospace industries:

  • Building components for radar systems
  • Airframe to airframe communication
  • GPS systems
  • Guidance systems
  • Radomes
  • Ground to air communication systems
  • Handheld units (defense)
  • Heatsinks 
  • Panels
  • Handheld housings

Testing

We pride ourselves in our ongoing efforts to ensure the quality of all our hardware. We perform different testing processes such as helium leak checking, conductivity, and continuity testing along with J specks soldering & Hipot testing.

Why Primus Aerospace

Our years of experience working with complex aerospace and defense designs gives us the upper hand over competitors who will find it difficult to match our level of experience. We take great steps to ensure our customers receive the highest quality products. With our ISO 9001:2015 and AS 9100 certified quality management system, we make sure all our fabricated parts and components are manufactured to the best quality and fit for use in aerospace and military/defense applications. Our Six Sigma certification and Lean methodologies highlight our commitment to process improvement and error reduction.

To learn more about our communications and sensor systems or to get started on a project, contact our expert team today.

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Design Support
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Component Manufacturing
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Assembly & Integration
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