Yulista Aviation (YAI)

Quality First. Quality Always. Quality No Exceptions.

Yulista Aviation, Inc (YAI) offers solutions across the entire spectrum of complex aerospace manufacturing, services, and precision logistics. Our corporate agility enables us to achieve program requirements across the breadth of weapon system design, prototyping, integration, manufacturing, and installation. Our personalized approach effectively supports numerous government customers within the areas of aviation, missile, ground, and sea-based systems. Regardless of the need, location, or complexity, YAI has optimized solutions to achieve program quality and operational objectives while remaining on schedule and within budget.

Core Capabilities

  • Uncompromising Quality & Safety
  • Delivers Unparalleled Customer Experiences
  • Aviation, Ground, and Missile System Expertise
  • Aircraft Maintenance, Structural Repair, & Modification
  • Complex Manufacturing Capabilities
  • Rapid Production and Kitting Capacity
  • Prototype Engineering, Design, & Testing
  • System Development, Integration, & Verification
  • Integrated Logistics and Product Support
  • Warehousing and Supply Chain Management
  • Support and Test Equipment Design & Calibration

Contract Vehicles and Details

DUNS 808156967
Alaska Native Corporation;
8(a); Small Disadvantaged
ISO9001:2015; AS9100D; AS9110C Certified
FAA Part 145
$40M Line of Credit

Additional Vendor & Contact Information

8600 Advanced Gateway SW
Huntsville, AL 35808
Phone: 256.713.1360
Fax: 256.380.8029

For Human Resources Contact:
Human.Resources@yulista.com

For Purchasing:
purchasing@yulista.com

Leadership

Andy Gignilliat

President
Andy.Gignilliat@yulista.com
256-327-4538

Andy is a retired US Army Officer with nearly 27 years of Army Aviation leadership, maintenance, and program management experience across conventional and special operations aviation. Upon retirement, Andy joined industry to lead aviation program management, business development, and multidisciplinary teams across the commercial sector.

Tim Smith

VP, Support Operations
Timothy.Smith@yulista.com
256-319-1645

Tim is a proven leader with over 40 years of experience in the defense industry supporting a broad array of ground combat systems, missile, and aviation programs while serving in various technical, programmatic, and executive leadership roles. Tim currently serves as General Manager for the Defense Systems & Solutions (DSS) joint venture to manage the DEVCOM Missile and Aviation Center’s Prototype Integration Facility (PIF-3) contract. He also serves as Vice President for Yulista Integrated Solutions, LLC.

Kim Gargis

Director of Finance Operations
Kimberly.Gargis@yulista.com
256-319-1696

Ron Husa

Director of Quality Operations
Ronald.Husa@yulista.com
256-705-6500

Duncan Brady

Director of Safety Operations
Duncan.Brady@yulista.com
256-704-2614

Performance Highlights

News

Outstanding NAVAIR Site Survey Audit

The Yulista Quality Team received customer kudos from our Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) Site Survey! The purpose of the site survey was to determine,…