News

GDC IN THE NEWS

Sep

10

2019

GDC TECHNICS ANNOUNCES DISPATCH OF RAMS TEAM TO INDIA

September 10, 2019 – Fort Worth, Texas— GDC Technics, an industry leader in aircraft modifications, MRO services, technical services, and electronic systems, announced the dispatch of a Repairs Alterations Modification services (RAMs) team to India to manage the removal and re-installation of a completed VIP aircraft interior.

Read More +

Sep

09

2019

GDC TECHNICS ANNOUNCES KA CONNECTIVITY SERVICES FOR COMMERCIAL AIRLINES IN NORTH AMERICA

September 9, 2019 – GDC Technics, an industry leader in aircraft modifications, MRO services, technical services, and electronic systems, announces the availability of its open and modular connectivity suite. The GDC solution was crafted by working with a range of industry innovators including Kontron, Thinkom, and Cloudcast. The collaboration centered on GDC’s solution imperatives for performance, coverage, and service provider agility. At the core of the solution is ThinKom’s innovative Ka-band antenna solution, coupled with a modular modman array. The technical collaboration has included installation on a B737 demonstrator aircraft coupled with a major North American Service Provider. It also includes a range of certifications to accelerate new customer implementations beginning Mid-October of this year.

Read More +

Sep

05

2019

GDC TECHNICS WELCOMES CRISTO REY STUDENTS AS PART OF CORPORATE WORK STUDY PROGRAM

September 5th, 2019 – Fort Worth, Texas— GDC Technics, an industry leader in aircraft modifications, MRO services, technical services, and electronic systems, partners with Cristo Rey Fort Worth High School and welcomes four students to the GDC Technics team as part of school’s work/study program.

Read More +

Sep

04

2019

GDC TECHNICS CONCLUDES ITS 2019 SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

September 4, 2019 – Fort Worth, Texas— GDC Technics, an industry leader in aircraft modifications, MRO services, technical services, and electronic systems, concludes this summer’s internship program and hires over half to continue on with the company.

Read More +

Aug

07

2019

GDC TECHNICS ANNOUNCES OPENING OF NEW OFFICE LOCATION IN UK

August 7, 2019 – Fort Worth, Texas and Bristol, UK — GDC Technics, an industry leader in aircraft modifications, MRO services, technical services, and electronic systems, announced the opening of a new office located in Bristol, United Kingdom.

Read More +

Aug

06

2019

GDC TECHNICS COMPLETES ANOTHER HEAD OF STATE AIRCRAFT INTERIOR UNDER PROJECT ESTIMATED WEIGHT

August 6, 2019 – Fort Worth, Texas — GDC Technics, an industry leader in aircraft modifications, MRO services, technical services, and electronic systems, constructed a customized interior cabin for a confidential head-of-state customer that weighs in 1,000 pounds below project estimates.

Read More +

Aug

05

2019

GDC TECHNICS ANNOUNCES STC APPROVAL FOR VIP AIRCRAFT

August 5, 2019 – Fort Worth, Texas — GDC Technics, an industry leader in aircraft modifications, MRO services, technical services, and electronic systems, announced the approval of a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for a Media Server and three Cabin Wireless Access Points (CWAPS).

Read More +

May

20

2019

GDC TECHNICS DELIVERS TWO OF THE WORLD’S MOST SOPHISTICATED B787’S TO HEAD OF STATE CUSTOMER

May 20th, 2019- Fort Worth, Texas— GDC Technics, an industry leader in aircraft engineering, modification and completion services, announced the completion and delivery of two VVIP B787’s to a confidential head of state customer. Both of these aircraft were completed with the most sophisticated VVIP head-of-state cabins that integrate cutting edge technologies along with state of the art materials and engineering solutions, which created maximum luxury only found in a VVIP aircraft.

Read More +

Feb

12

2019

GDC TECHNICS NAMES NEW CEO TO LEAD MARKET EXPANSION

Brad Foreman joins GDC as part of new ownership to capitalize on adjacent markets

Read More +

Feb

12

2019

GDC TECHNICS ANNOUNCES NEW OWNERSHIP AND STRATEGIC VISION

GDC Technics, an industry leader in aircraft engineering, modification and completion services, announced today a new company ownership structure and shared strategic vision with new partners Oriole Capital Group, Trive Capital and MAZ Aviation.

Read More +

Jun

26

2018

GDC Technics Sister Company GDC Engineering Passes DOA Audit with Flying Colors

GDC Technics’ Sister Company GDC Engineering has successfully passed both EN9100 and EASA 21J Audits with an unlimited scope of approval to maintain our Design Organization Approval status, allowing in-house European OEM approval capabilities for both TC rated aircraft and STC’s alike. GDC Engineering is one of only seven companies in Europe able to hold such an approval whilst also holding an ODA, which provides strategic time and cost savings for our clientele.

Read More +

May

28

2018

GDC TECHNICS IS AWARDED TWO HEAD-OF-STATE PROGRAMS CONSISTING OF FOUR WIDEBODY AIRCRAFT

GDC Technics has announced two separate Head-of-State completion contracts, consisting of four widebody aircraft in total.

Read More +

Oct

10

2017

The First Live Television Installation on VIP 787 Will Be Accomplished this Week at GDC facility.

October 10th, 2017 - Fort Worth, Texas- Fulfilling their commitment to continuing to lead the industry in technology and innovation, GDC Technics is working in partnership with the Boeing Company on the installation of the first ever live television aboard a VIP 787 at their 840,000sf facility in Fort Worth, Texas.

Read More +

Jan

04

2017

GDC Technics Awarded Oda

​Fort Worth, Texas, January 4th, 2017 - The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has awarded GDC Technics an Organization Designation Authorization (ODA) authorizing GDC Technics to act as a Representative of the Administrator for the purposes of performing design certification procedures in accordance with 14 CFR part 183, subpart D.

Read More +

May

24

2016

GDC HIGHLIGHTS PROGRESS ON MULTIPLE KA BAND STC’S FOR DELIVERY ON Q1 2017

Geneva, Switzerland, May 24th, 2016— the GDC Group has announced excellent progress on its development of the Supplemental Type Certificates (STC) for the installation of the Honeywell’s Ka-Band JetWave hardware on different Boeing and Airbus aircraft.

Read More +

Feb

12

2016

GDC Technics Nominated for The Boeing Company’s 2015 Supplier of the Year Award

We are pleased to share that GDC Technics has been nominated as a candidate for The Boeing Company’s 2015 Supplier of the Year Award for the Leader’s Choice- Pathfinder category

Read More +

Nov

17

2015

GDC Technics Announces Cutting Edge Innovation and Technologies at NBAA 2015

Strategic investments, expanding capabilities, and a range of technology breakthroughs cement GDC Technics industry leadership in modifying next generation airplanes, and will continue to drive success into 2016 and beyond as the company expands its focus on Engineering the ImpossibleSM.

Read More +

May

19

2015

GDC TECHNICS ANNOUNCES THE CREATION OF GDC TECHNICS AFRICA & MANAGEMENT APPOINTMENTS

Mr. Mohammad Alzeer, General Partner GDC Technics, announced today the achievement of a significant milestone in the evolution of GDC Technics USA, having invested USD 20 million over the last two years in infrastructure enhancements, streamlining of processes, implementation of Oracle, Catia and Enovia coupled with companywide regulatory, technical and soft skills training.

Read More +

May

18

2015

GLOBAL PRESENCE AND FURTHERS ITS LEAD IN THE 787 DREAMLINER MODIFICATION MARKET BY WINNING ITS ....

GDC Technics triples capacity, compiles internal capabilities development, continues to expand its global presence and furthers its lead in the 787 dreamliner modification market by winning its third contract.

Read More +

Feb

23

2015

GDC Technics inks lease of 840,000 sf at Alliance Airport, Fort Worth, Texas

FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GDC Technics, an aircraft modification enterprise based in San Antonio, Texas, with clients worldwide, has been approved as the newest tenant at the city-owned Alliance Airport following a vote earlier this week by the Fort Worth City Council, according to Mohammad Alzeer, GDC general partner.

Read More +

Jan

15

2015

GDC’s Bright Future: More than Half a Billion Dollars in the Pipeline

Dear GDC Technics Colleagues, Happy New Year to all of you from the Shareholders and Board of GDC Technics. We wish every person in the GDC family a wonderful new year full of joy and success.

Read More +

Dec

08

2014

HONEYWELL AND GDC TECHNICS TO DELIVER JETWAVE AVIONICS FOR BOEING AND AIRBUS JETS

GDC Technics’ Supplemental Type Certificates to enable Boeing and Airbus aircraft to be retrofitted with Honeywell’s high speed JetWave satellite connectivity hardware.

Read More +

Dec

04

2014

GDC Technics Acquires PFW Engineering Group

​Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany — GDC Technics announced the acquisition of 100% of PFW Engineering Group.

Read More +

May

19

2014

GORE DESIGN COMPLETIONS CHANGES NAME TO GDC TECHNICS, INTRODUCES NEW BUSINESS STRATEGY

Gore Design Completions, Ltd. today announced that the company will be re‐named GDC Technics Ltd, effective immediately. The name change reflects the new business strategy that aims to expand the business base of the company.

Read More +

Apr

19

2013

GDC DELIVERS HEAD OF STATE ACJ340

SAN ANTONIO, April 19, 2013 — After receiving the STC last Friday, GDC Technics delivered an ACJ340 for a head-of-state client this week.

Read More +