Unical Aero was established in 2015 as an affiliate of Unical Aviation, which celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2015. Drawing on Unical Aviation’s broad experience and network of over 3,500 aviation clients, Unical Aero designs, engineers and manufacturers non-OEM, FAA-approved parts allowing aircraft operators to realize significant cost savings across their fleets.

Mercy Tan
Mercy TanPresident and Founder
Mercy has been one of the guiding hands behind Unical’s success for over 25 years. She began her work in the aerospace industry in 1985 at Science General Aerospace, later taking on executive management responsibilities at Spaircraft. Mercy is also Co-Founder of Unical Aviation where, since 1990, she has held the role of Chief Financial Officer. Mercy earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration before launching her career, graduating from California State University Los Angeles. Born and raised in Jakarta, West Java, Indonesia, Mercy moved to Los Angeles in 1982. She is a member of the National Association of Professional Women and the Continental Who’s Who.
Aaron Luong
Aaron LuongGeneral Manager
Aaron began his aerospace career in 2002 as a flight engineer for the U.S. Air Force. After leaving the service in 2007, he took on systems engineer and project engineering roles with Honeywell International and Eaton Aerospace before becoming a product line manager for Zodiac Aerospace. His background in prototyping, testing and integrated product development has prepared him well for his role at Unical Aero. Aaron is a Six Sigma green belt, is skilled in several CAD platforms, and holds a BS in Aeronautical Science from Embry-Riddle as well as a Master’s degree in Aerospace Engineering from Arizona State University.

By providing unrivaled value, we strive to be the partner of choice to our customers, suppliers, employees and financial stakeholders.

• Excellence – we strive for the highest level of quality in all aspects of what we do
• Respect – we treat each other with dignity and we value the ideas and perspective each individual brings
• Accountability – we take full ownership of our actions and their outcomes
• Service – we give exceptional care to those who need and depend upon us
• Innovation – we lead, support and encourage change and the creative process
• Leadership – we are catalysts for change and commit to design and build a better future

  • 2018

    FAA Approved Unical Aero receives FAA-PMA approval for its first STC product

  • 2016

    Unical Aero receives ISO 9001:2008 and AS9100C accreditation from Perry Johnson Registrars, Inc

  • 2015

    Unical Aero receives FAA PMA approval for its first product.

  • 2015

    Unical Aero is incorporated as a stand-alone business.

  • 2014

    Unical Aviation begins celebrations for its 25th year anniversary.

  • 2010

    Unical Aviation moves to 475,000 sq. ft. warehouse facility in City of Industry.

  • 2004

    Relocated to 127,000 sq ft headquarters in Irwindale, CA.

  • 1995

    Expanded headquarters to 80,000 sq ft.

  • 1993

    Relocated to 30,000 sq ft warehouse facility.

  • 1991

    Relocated to 4,000 sq ft headquarters after one year in business.

  • 1990

    Opened 400 sq ft office-warehouse in Baldwin Park, CA.

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Unical Aviation is the aviation industry’s go-to supplier for aircraft parts, components, engines, APU’s, managed repairs, lot purchases, aircraft acquisitions and related services and solutions. Visit unical.com for more information. Contact Unical Aviation at +1.909.348.1700 or email sales@unical.com.

Unical Defense provides dedicated military support for the U.S. government and international operators as well as MRO and distributor requirements worldwide. Visit unicaldefense.com or contact us at +1.909.348.1500 or email sales@unicaldefense.com.

Unical MRO, located at San Bernardino International Airport (SBD), provides aircraft parking, teardown and demolition services for commercial and military platforms. Visit unicalmro.com or contact us at +1.909.348.1700.

Unical 145 is an FAA 145 Repair station with repair capabilities for a variety of platforms including mechanical and hydraulic accessories, aero structures and landing gear overhauls. Contact Unical 145 at +1.909.378.7003.