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									Airborne Systems, Ltd.

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Airborne Systems, Ltd.                                                   Key Employees
                                                                         Name                       Job Title
Fast Facts
                                                                                                    President - Airborne
                                  5800 Magnolia Avenue, Pennsauken,      Brad Pedersen
Headquarters Address                                                                                Systems North America
                                  08109-1399, United States of America
                                                                                                    Managing Director -
                                                                         Chris Rowe
Telephone                          + 1 856 6638120                                                  Airborne Systems Europe
                                                                         Elek Puskas                Chief Executive Officer
Fax                                + 1 856 6638159

                                                                         J. C. Berland              Chief Technology Officer
Website                           www.airborne-sys.com

Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange     N/A
                                                                         Company Overview
Number of Employees               800
                                                                         Airborne Systems Ltd. (Airborne Systems) is a
Fiscal Year End                   December
                                                                         manufacturer of parachutes, based in the US. It
                                                                         operates as a subsidiary of HDT International
Revenue (in US$ million)          N/A
                                                                         Holdings. The company manufactures and sells
                                                                         parachute products, and provides parachute
                                                                         engineering services. Airborne Systems offers a
                                                                         range of parachute brands such as GQ
                                                                         Parachutes, Irvin Aerospace, Para-Flite and
SWOT Analysis                                                            Aircraft Materials (AML). The company offers
                                                                         parachutes, emergency, rescue, and survival
Strengths                         Weaknesses                             equipment to the military, coastguard, space, air
                                                                         vehicle recovery systems and the civilian
                                                                         aerospace markets. It has three manufacturing
Broad products offerings          Technical issues
                                                                         facilities in Santa Ana, the US; Belleville,
                                                                         Canada; and Llangeinor, the UK. Airborne
Strong focus towards quality                                             Systems is headquartered in Pennsauken, New
                                                                         Jersey, US.
Strong market position

                                                                         Key Competitors
Opportunities                     Threats
                                                                         Butler Parachute Systems, Inc.
Growing global space industry     Government contract compliance
                                                                         Complete Parachute Solutions, Inc.
New contract wins                 Rapidly changing technology
                                                                         National Parachute Industries, Inc.
New product launches
                                                                         Switlik Parachute Company, Inc.

                                                                         Voss Industries, Inc.




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TABLE OF CONTENTS

1     Business Analysis ................................................................................................................................... 4
    1.1     Company Overview .................................................................................................................................................4
    1.2     Business Description ...............................................................................................................................................4
    1.3     Major Products and Services ...................................................................................................................................5
2     SWOT Analysis ........................................................................................................................................ 6
    2.1     SWOT Analysis - Overview .....................................................................................................................................6
    2.2     Strengths .................................................................................................................................................................6
    2.3     Weaknesses ............................................................................................................................................................6
    2.4     Opportunities ...........................................................................................................................................................7
    2.5     Threats .....................................................................................................................................................................8
3     Airborne Systems, Ltd. - Company Statement ...................................................................................... 9
4     Airborne Systems, Ltd. - History .......................................................................................................... 10
5     Airborne Systems, Ltd. - Key Employees ............................................................................................ 11
6     Airborne Systems, Ltd. - Key Employee Biographies ......................................................................... 12
7     Airborne Systems, Ltd. - Locations and Subsidiaries ........................................................................ 13
    7.1     Head Office ............................................................................................................................................................13
    7.2     Other Locations and Subsidiaries ..........................................................................................................................13
8     Appendix ................................................................................................................................................ 14
    8.1     Methodology .............................................................
								
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