Mayday Manufacturing is a global leader in the production of high-quality bushings, sleeves, pins, and spacers to the aerospace, defense and homeland security industries. For over 40 years, our facilities have set the bar for precision metalwork. Each of the 130,000 unique parts we produce is rigorously inspected to ensure compliance OEM standards, customer expectations and regulatory statutes. Mayday delivers quality parts, on time. And, working in-house with Hi-Tech Metal Finishing, we offer a wide variety of special processes.

Our PromiseOur Promise

Mayday Manufacturing is committed to meeting customer requirements, exceeding expectations and delivering our clients’ precision aerospace parts on schedule.

Our TeamOur Team

Mayday has made Denton, Texas home to some of the world’s foremost experts in aircraft parts manufacturing. Our team creates parts for nearly every aircraft model in the Western world.

Our HistoryOur History

James H. Nelson started what is now Mayday Manufacturing in a Dallas garage nearly 50 years ago. Today, Mayday is a proud subsidiary of Tailwind Technologies, and works with industry leaders tracing their roots back to the Wright brothers themselves.

Our FacilityOur Facility

Mayday Manufacturing is a pioneer of vertical integration in aircraft parts production. Our partnerships with casting and metal finishing firms reduce lead time and speed up delivery.

Compliance CertificationCompliance Certification

The long history of Mayday Manufacturing makes us experts in compliance. In addition to meeting and exceeding ISO standards, Mayday is NADCAP accredited to autonomously certify our products.


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