Welcome to GarKenyon


With more than 60 years in the aviation industry, GarKenyon is a recognized leader in the design, fabrication, assembly and testing of advanced, high-quality, hydro-mechanical, electromechanical and mechanical components and assemblies for aerospace. The combination of technical excellence, responsiveness and innovation makes GarKenyon the industry’s source for hydraulic and pneumatic aerospace components, delivered on time and on budget.
General Pneumatics’ core business is pneumatic control valves and pressure regulators. For 63 years, General Pneumatics has produced valves and solenoids for the Sidewinder AIM-9P, 9M, 9X, Chaparral, Hawk, Sparrow, Tactical Tomahawk and Patriot missiles. With clear focus and attention to engineering design and detail, we look forward to meeting your production and development needs for years to come.
GarKenyon’s AS9100/ISO 9001 aerospace quality system ensures that our products meet the needs of the world’s finest aircraft manufacturers.
GarKenyon is a long-term supplier to numerous aerospace and defense manufacturers as a primary source for Master Brake Cylinder, Parking Brake Valves, Shuttle Valves, Restrictors, Shutoff Valves, Safety Relief and Check Valves. Our product offering also includes Main Landing Gear Door Actuators, Flap Actuators, Potable Water Fill-valves and Accumulator Gauges.

Recent News

Notice to Suppliers – COVID-19 Precautions

Dear Supplier Partners, As you are no doubt aware, the global spread of the COVID-19 virus has reached the United States and there now has been multiple confirmed cases of the virus affecting individuals throughout the United States. The protection and well-being of our colleagues, customers, suppliers and our surrounding communities from the risks of […]

Gar Kenyon Aerospace and Defense to exhibit at the Farnborough International Airshow

June 23, 2016- GarKenyon will be attending the Farnborough International Airshow in the UK this year in July for the first time. For those attending come see us at the State of Connecticut Exhibit in Building 2 Booth 60. Contact sal…@garkenyon.com to schedule a meeting with us. Thanks!

The Loar Group Announces Its Acquisition of SAF Industries, LLC (dba GarKenyon)

March 23, 2015 The Loar Group today announced it has acquired SAF Industries, LLC (dba GarKenyon), a leading designer, manufacturer, and supplier of precision components used in hydraulic and pneumatic systems across the aircraft. Headquartered in Meriden, Connecticut (USA), GarKenyon designs and manufactures valves, manifolds and actuators for landing gear, flight controls, engine / fuel […]

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