Enhances Honesdale Firm’s Capability in Weapon Systems Engineering
21 February 2021 – Kitty Hawk Technologies, a leader in innovative approaches to defense and aerospace engineering challenges, has acquired Paratech-VA, a Virginia-based provider of industry-leading modeling and simulation verification, validation, and accreditation (VV&A) services. The official announcement was made 21st.February 2021 from Kitty Hawk’s corporate offices in Honesdale, PA.
Kitty Hawk Technologies, an ISO 9001 Certified company, is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned, HUBZone certified small business headquartered in Honesdale, Pennsylvania, that provides engineering services, strategic and programmatic support, and advanced materials research and development to the Navy, the Missile Defense Agency, NASA, and other defense industrial partners. The recent acquisition will further enable Kitty Hawk’s growth in Pennsylvania, Virginia, Washington DC, and Huntsville, AL.
“The addition of Paratech to Kitty Hawk’s portfolio is a tremendous gain for our company,“ said Dave Suhosky, President & CEO of Kitty Hawk. “Paratech’s unique capabilities and reputation with regard to VV&A is unsurpassed and we are thrilled to have them as members of our team.”
The acquisition of Paratech fits into Kitty Hawk’s strategy of providing comprehensive and innovative mission engineering solutions to our customers. Mr. Suhosky stated “By purchasing Paratech, we gain unparalleled insight into the VV&A challenge and how it impacts the overarching mission engineering and mission analysis process,” Suhosky continued, “By combining Kitty Hawk’s insight into fleet and weapon systems requirements with Paratech’s knowledge and support of Navy VV&A activities, significant advances in modeling and simulation products can be realized, resulting in substantial improvements to the delivery of advanced capabilities to the Department of Defense.