We are problem solvers.

Since 1984, Dayton Aerospace has provided senior-level, hands-on support to government and industry customers worldwide. Our team possesses the background and expertise necessary to develop tightly focused products to support all phases of the DOD acquisition life cycle.

USAF MIL-HDBK-516 Airworthiness Certification Library


DOD Defense Acquisition Library


USAF Structures Bulletins Library


Recent News

Navigating FAR Part 15: An Overview of Negotiated Contracts

June 7th, 2024|

Dayton Aerospace Vice President and National Contract Management Agency (NCMA) Fellow, Tom Wells, CFCM, will be presenting a two-hour, live, virtual training titled Navigating FAR Part 15: An Overview of Negotiated Contracts on June 19, 2024 from...

Dayton Aerospace Celebrates 40 Years!

May 21st, 2024|

Today, Dayton Aerospace, Inc., celebrates our 40th Anniversary. It’s a momentous occasion, and we pause to reflect on our rich history. Four decades ago, Colonel Jim Waite retired from the Air Force as the Aeronautical Systems Center (ASC) Director of Contracting at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base (WPAFB). But he wasn’t done yet. He knew...

Our Experts at a Glance

  • Prior senior military, government civilian, or high-level industry executives—involved with all US military services

  • Average 30+ years of experience in all technical and management disciplines essential to weapon system acquisition and sustainment

  • Former product, logistics and test center commanders

  • Hands-on experience as program executive officers (PEOs), system program directors (SPDs), product support managers (PSMs), and key program managers

  • Led functional offices at the program, center, and command-levels as director of contracting, law center director, chief engineer, and more

Dayton Aerospace Experts, Jorge Gonzalez and Robert McMurry