Capewell Cookout

Capewell Cookout Meadows of Dan, VA – July 27, 2021 Capewell celebrated its Meadows of Dan facility employees on July 27th, 2021, with a fun filled cookout. Family of all employees were also welcomed to attend. Those attending were served hotdogs and hamburgers with all the trimmings and were surrounded by games and other fun …

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Capewell announces Patrick J. McCarthy as Chief Strategy Officer

SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn. (June 29, 2021) — Capewell, a global leader in engineering aviation and life support solutions, announced Patrick J. McCarthy, CFA, has joined the corporation as its Chief Strategy Officer. McCarthy brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in the defense, aerospace and intelligence industries, having worked extensively with both public and private …

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Capewell Names Jared Burns as Director of Engineering

SOUTH WINDSOR, CT., February 3, 2021 — Capewell Aerial Systems, a leading designer, manufacturer, and distributor of safety, tactical, parachute, and aerial delivery products for the defense, public safety, and law enforcement communities, today announced that Jared Burns has been promoted to Director of Engineering, effective immediately. “We are very excited to have Jared assume …

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Announcing Capewell Aerial System’s Attendance at IDEX 2021

MEADOWS OF DAN, Va., Jan. 27, 2021 — Capewell Aerial Systems, a leading designer, manufacturer, and distributor of safety, tactical, parachute, and aerial delivery products for the defense, public safety, and law enforcement communities, today announced that a group of its senior executives, led by CEO/President Gregory Bloom, will be attending IDEX 2021, February 21-25, …

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Capewell Aerial Systems Names Gregory Bloom New President and CEO

MEADOWS OF DAN, Va., Jan. 14, 2021  — Capewell Aerial Systems, a leading designer, manufacturer, and distributor of safety, tactical, parachute, and aerial delivery products for the defense, public safety, and law enforcement communities, today announced that Gregory Bloom will join the company as its President and Chief Executive Officer effective immediately. Mr. Bloom will …

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Capewell offers Virtual Training

Capewell Aerial Systems has teamed up with Pennant International Group to pioneer a comprehensive virtual reality training system for C-130 loadmasters. Capewell’s deep expertise in aerial delivery combined with Pennant’s extensive capabilities in VR simulations combine to deliver the most in-depth training experience available. VR training allows C-130 loadmasters and crew members to “learn the …

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US Air Force Taps Capewell for The Try-Decide-Buy Program

Capewell Aerial Systems is proud to announce that we are among 11 small businesses qualified by the US Air Force for a multiple award indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract in the potential amount of $950,000,000 over the next ten years. Component contracts will be awarded and administered through the Air Force’s Life Cycle Management Center’s Try-Decide-Buy (TDB) …

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Who Knew? The Capewell Parachute Release Made a Cameo in Captain America: The First Avenger

Our classic parachute release showed up in the Marvel Studio’s 2011 superhero film, Captain America: The First Avenger, starring Chris Evans. Capewell CFO Robert Brooks noticed it and did a screen grab of the image shown here. “Capewells” (as they are known in the parachute community) were first developed in 1939 in cooperation with the …

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