COMPANIES Compass Aerospace Northwest

About Us

Compass Aerospace Northwest, located in Kent, Washington, excels in detail and structural parts fabrication, value engineering, aggressive cost reduction, and logistic services.

Our 96,000 square feet site is well known in the industry for quick turnaround on critical production elements. We are able to serve commercial and defense customers with point-of-use distribution.

Compass combines our knowledge base and experience with excellent customer service to provide complete and integrated supply chain solutions. Regularly meeting demanding customer requirements for first articles, Compass is a VIP supplier for Aerostructures and a Boeing Delegated Supplier.

We have a number of unique capabilities led by our expertise in program management. Through lean manufacturing initiatives and value engineering processes, Compass assists customers to change design, help reduce costs, decrease weight, and improve reliability. Customers recognize Compass as a valued partner in development and implementation of complex aerospace projects and programs.

Compass utilizes a fully integrated paperless shop floor control system in addition to advanced cellular manufacturing. Our site is an expert in aluminum and hard metal components, custom tool development, and difficult lathe work. Our broad range of machinery and capabilities allow our customers to reduce the number and complexity of their supply base. Moeover, our conscientious management team and skilled technical workforce add significant value to prime and subcontractor customers seeking total solutions and performance-based team members.

Part of Synchronous Aerospace Group, Compass was acquired by PCC in November, 2012.



  • High Speed Multi-Pallet Machining Cells
  • Complex Machined Parts (3, 4, & 5-Axis) including Flight Safety Critical Parts
  • Extensive Capabilities in Complex Assemblies
  • Overhaul Capabilities for Complex Flight Safety Critical Assemblies
  • Precision Sheet Metal Components
  • Experts in Forming Sheet and Extruded Products

Products & Services

  • Experts in forming sheet and extruded parts including:
  • Leading Edge Torque Arms
  • Cable Drums
  • Track and Beam Assemblies
  • Mechanism Assemblies
  • Krueger Flaps

Torque Arms Track and Beam Assembly Kreuger Flaps Cable Drum Assembly Mechanism Assembly

Contact Us

PCC Aerostructures - Compass Aerospace Northwest


821 Third Avenue South
Kent, WA 98032

T:  253-852-9700
F:  253-373-0027

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