Ford Aerospace Limited

We are an award-winning specialist in components for the Aerospace, Automotive, Defence, Rail & Off-road industries. Based in the Northeast of England we offer make to print and industry standard components, in quantities to suit customer’s requirements. Our machining facility is equipped with the latest 5 axis machine tools to produce complex, prismatic components. This coupled with our specialist aerospace pressing facility enables Ford Aerospace to offer a unique range of services to our customers. Peelable shims are available in a variety of materials and can be provided as complete laminate sheets or finished machined profiles to the customers’ specification.


South Side Tyne Dock,
South Shields,
NE33 5ST,

Region: North East


Phone: 01914540141




  • Manufacture
  • Operations
  • Components – Make to Print
  • Fabrication
  • Machining
  • Manufacturing Processes & Treatments
  • Raw Materials/Castings/Forging

Other Categories:

Laminate material & shims

Company Approvals:

  • Airbus
  • BAE Systems
  • Boeing
  • Bombardier
  • Leonardo
  • MOOG
  • Rolls Royce
  • Safran

International Standards:

  • ISO9001
  • AS9100 or equivalent approval (such as EN9100, JISQ9100, NBR15100)

Security & Environment:

  • Department of Business Innovation & Skills Export Control Compliance
  • Comply with the disclosure requirements of "Conflict Minerals" as mandated by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
  • Comply with Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH)
  • Comply with the Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT)
  • Obtain and maintain International Traffic in Arms (ITAR) certification for military-based programs

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