CHICAGO -- Boeing has completed the acquisition of KLX Aerospace Solutions, a major global provider of aviation parts and services in the aerospace industry.
The move provides a clear path for Boeing's services business to accelerate growth as KLX's capabilities include distribution and supply chain services.
KLX currently markets and distributes products for approximately 2,400 manufacturers and offers approximately 1 million catalog items.
KLX is also a leading supplier of chemicals and composites, which complements Aviall's portfolio, allowing Boeing to offer commercial, defense, business and general aviation customers a broader range of offerings.
With approximately 2,000 employees, KLX Aerospace Solutions will continue to operate from Miami with customer service centers located in more than 15 countries.