KF Aerospace leads a team of subcontractors at Southport collectively called Allied Wings. All three of these companies also join KF Aerospace on the SkyAlyne Team for Future Aircrew Training (FAcT).
Bluedrop Training & Simulation
A highly innovative Small and Medium Business (SMB) based out of Halifax, Nova Scotia, Bluedrop Simulation & Training is recognized for designing and developing advanced training solutions for the military sector. Bluedrop produces mission-critical training solutions for defence, aerospace and security organizations, including custom online courseware, virtual training devices, virtual learning environments, and virtual reality simulation for international military, security, government and commercial clients.
Canadian Base Operators
Canadian Base Operators Inc. (CBO) provides base support operations and maintenance including, firefighting, air traffic control, airfield maintenance, food services, administrative support, IMIT, housekeeping and aeronautical information services.
CBO is focused on the operation and maintenance of military facilities in Canada. CBO brings the combined experience of the partners with more than 60 active support services projects across North America, including 16 projects at military bases and over 400 commercial property locations across Canada.
Canadian Helicopters Ltd. (CHL) provides helicopter maintenance for the rotary-wing training and ground-based and simulation instructors.
CHL is the largest helicopter company in Canada, employing 650 people supporting 150 helicopters at over 40 bases across Canada. CHL recognizes the urgency of aircraft on–time availability and ensures its maintenance, airworthiness and procurement personnel and systems work.
It operates three flight schools across Canada and provides training to over 250 pilots per year with bilingual capability at two of those schools. CHL´s Penticton, BC-based School of Advanced Flight Training has provided DND pilots high altitude training for over 50 years on an exclusive basis. This school is the recipient of the prestigious Canadian Air Division Commanders Commendation for the outstanding quality of support.