Defense and Aerospace

Exceptional Design and Manufacturing Services for High-Mix, Low to Medium-Volume Products

Combat aircraft

Efficient defense and aerospace equipment manufacturing requires mitigating the risk of complex supply chains, meeting intensified delivery schedules, and growing revenues in new and emerging markets — while strictly adhering to security, service, and compliance requirements.

Jabil provides exceptional defense and aerospace design, manufacturing, integration, test, and supply-chain management services, particularly for high-mix, low- to-medium-volume products. Affordable electronic and mechanical solutions complement OEMs' core competencies to reduce program costs. And, expert new product introduction (NPI) and rapid-prototyping capabilities help relieve development burdens, resulting in faster time-to-market through excellence in quality and engineering support.

Defense Manufacturing

  • Airborne, ship-based, and fixed/mobile ground systems
  • Nuclear, chemical, and biological agent detection (CBRN)
  • Secure tactical communications — handheld, manpack, and vehicle-mounted
  • Electronic subsystems for autonomous vehicles
  • Military robotic systems
  • Military satellite subsystems involving embedded processors
  • Mission-critical networking
  • Power distribution
  • Ruggedized computers
  • Satellite communications and navigation
  • Servocontrol electronics

Aerospace Manufacturing

  • Central air data computers (CADC)
  • Data transfer and mass memory storage
  • Electronic flight instrumentation
  • Full-authority digital engine control systems (FADEC)
  • Modular processing and flight management
  • Passive detection
  • Phased-array search radar
  • Traffic alerting and collision avoidance


  • ITAR registration
  • Advanced IP protection systems; data handling and processing
  • Authorized defense manufacturing facilities for secure defense electronics manufacturing
  • Global and secure IT deployment processes
  • Strict anti-counterfeiting protection


  • Aerospace: AS9100, EN9100, FAA 145 repair facility, Nadcap
  • Environmental: ISO 14001:2004
  • OHSAS 18001
  • Quality: ISO 9001:2000
  • Regulatory certificates: UL, CSA, TUV

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