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ACORN GROWTH COMPANIES ACQUIRES TSS

Monday, July 31, 2017

Acorn Growth Companies (“Acorn”), a private equity firm investing exclusively in Aerospace & Defense (“A&D”), announced it has acquired Telecommunication Support Services, Inc. (“TSS”) headquartered in Melbourne, FL. The acquisition marks Acorn’s first in the defense electronics segment, and the firm’s 20th overall transaction since inception. 

Acorn Growth Companies Welcomes Steve Sinos

Monday, May 1, 2017

Acorn Growth Companies (Acorn), a private equity firm investing exclusively in Aerospace & Defense, announced Monday that Steve Sinos has joined the firm as its new Private Equity Associate. Sinos has a background in commodity risk, trading, and private investments, and will be responsible for the firm’s outbound M&A efforts.

Commuter Air Technology Amends its King Air B300 GWI STC to add Proline 21 Avionics, Cleveland Wheels and Brakes

Thursday, October 27, 2016

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Commuter Air Technology (CAT), headquartered in Oklahoma City, has amended its CAT 350 Operational Gross Weight Increase Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) to include Proline 21 Avionics and Cleveland Wheels and Brakes. The CAT 350 Operational GWI provides an overall increase in operating weights for the King Air B300 aircraft with increased ramp weight to 16,600 pounds, take-off weight of 16,500 pounds, and landing weight of 15,675 pounds. Full approval of the amendment is expected in November 2016.