Kale Aero was awarded with the prize "Boeing Performance Excellence Award " for outstanding performances in "machining, shot peen process,, non-destructive inspection, special processes of body, wing and structural parts.
Kale Aero is the first Turkish supplier to receive this award.
In keeping with its commitment to honor excellence, Northrop Grumman Corporation recognized 74 companies from the United States, Canada and Turkey with its annual supplier awards for 2013.
Northrop Grumman grants the awards only to those Aerospace Systems sector suppliers that achieve distinction in product quality, on-time delivery, customer satisfaction, and robust, lean processes.
"Achieving excellence in any endeavor is difficult, but consider how tough it is when we're challenged to do more with less and to keep doing it better," said Lisa Kohl, vice president, global supply chain, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems. "Northrop Grumman has set a very high standard and it's our privilege to honor those suppliers that exceed it."