3V® Fasteners Wins Prestigious Platinum Supplier Award From Spirit Aerosystems

CORONA, CA, May 10, 2012 – 3V Fasteners Company, Inc., a PEM® Company, has been awarded the prestigious "2011 Platinum Supplier Award" by Spirit AeroSystems, Inc. in recognition of overall customer satisfaction and excellent performance. 3V Fasteners became one of only 13 companies - and the only fastener manufacturer - selected from Spirit's entire worldwide supplier base to win the award. All 13 suppliers were honored recently at Spirit's Inaugural Supplier Recognition Event in Wichita, KS.

Selection for the award was based on key criteria including quality, on-time delivery, support, and willingness to partner with Spirit for overall improvement in value both to Spirit and its customers. 3V Fasteners notably earned high marks on quality and delivery - 100% quality acceptance and zero late deliveries.

Spirit AeroSystems, Inc. based in Wichita, KS is one of the world's largest non-OEM designers and manufacturers of aerostructures for commercial aircraft. Core products include fuselages, pylons, nacelles, and wing components, and aftermarket customer support services include spare parts, maintenance/repair/overhaul, and fleet support services.

3V Fasteners Company, Inc., an AS9001:2008 and AS9100C certified company based in Corona, CA, is a subsidiary of PennEngineering® and has been a leading manufacturer of precision aerospace fasteners since 1982.



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