Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Last updated: August 22, 2022

This Privacy Policy applies to Blackhawk Aerospace, and describes Our policies and procedures on the collection, use and disclosure of Your information when You use the Service and tells You about Your privacy rights and how the law protects You.

We use Your Personal data to provide and improve the Service. By using the Service, You agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

Interpretation and Definitions

Interpretation

The words of which the initial letter is capitalized have meanings defined under the following conditions.

The following definitions shall have the same meaning regardless of whether they appear in singular or in plural.

Definitions

For the purposes of this Privacy Policy:

  • You means the individual accessing or using the Service, or the company, or other legal entity on behalf of which such individual is accessing or using the Service, as applicable.

Under GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), You can be referred to as the Data Subject or as the User as you are the individual using the Service.

  • Company (referred to as either “the Company”, “We”, “Us” or “Our” in this Agreement) refers to Blackhawk Aerospace.

For the purpose of GDPR, the Company is the Data Controller.

  • Affiliate means an entity that controls, is controlled by or is under common control with a party, where “control” means ownership of 50% or more of the shares, equity interest or other securities entitled to vote for election of directors or other managing authority.
  • Account means a unique account created for You to access our Service or parts of our Service.
  • Website refers to Blackhawk Aerospace, accessible from Blackhawk.aero
  • Service refers to the Website.
  • Country refers to: Texas, United States
  • Service Provider means any natural or legal person who processes the data on behalf of the Company. It refers to third-party companies or individuals employed by the Company to facilitate the Service, to provide the Service on behalf of the Company, to perform services related to the Service or to assist the Company in analyzing how the Service is used.

For the purpose of GDPR, Service Providers are considered Data Processors.

  • Third-party Social Media Service refers to any website or any social network website through which a User can log in or create an account to use the Service.
  • Personal Data is any information that relates to an identified or identifiable individual.

For the purposes for GDPR, Personal Data means any information relating to You such as a name, an identification number, location data, online identifier or to one or more factors specific to the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural, or social identity.

For the purposes of the CCPA, Personal Data means any information that identifies, relates to, describes or is capable of being associated with, or could reasonably be linked, directly or indirectly, with You.

  • Cookies are small files that are placed on Your computer, mobile device or any other device by a website, containing the details of Your browsing history on that website among its many uses.

Usage Data

  • refers to data collected automatically, either generated by the use of the Service or from the Service infrastructure itself (for example, the duration of a page visit).
  • Data Controller, for the purposes of the GDPR refers to the Company as the legal person which alone or jointly with others determines the purposes and means of the processing of Personal Data.
  • Do Not Track (DNT) is a concept that has been promoted by U.S. regulatory authorities, in particular the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC), for the Internet industry to develop and implement a mechanism for allowing internet users to control the tracking of their online activities across websites.
  • Business, for the purpose of the CCPA (California Consumer Privacy Act), refers to the Company as the legal entity that collects Consumers’ personal information and determines the purposes and means of the processing of Consumers’ personal information, or on behalf of which such information is collected and that alone, or jointly with others, determines the purposes and means of the processing of consumers’ personal information, that does business in the State of California.
  • Consumer, for the purpose of the CCPA, means a natural person who is a California resident. A resident, as defined in the law, includes (1) every individual who is in the USA for other than a temporary or transitory purpose, and (2) every individual who is domiciled in the USA who is outside the USA for a temporary or transitory purpose.
  • Sale, for the purpose of the CCPA (California Consumer Privacy Act), means selling, renting, releasing, disclosing, disseminating, making available, transferring, or otherwise communicating orally, in writing, or by electronic or other means, a Consumer’s Personal information to another business or a third party for monetary or other valuable consideration.

Collecting and Using Your Personal Data

Types of Data Collected

Personal Data

While using Our Service, We may ask You to provide Us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify You. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:

  • Email address
  • First name and last name
  • Phone number
  • Address, State, Province, ZIP/Postal code, City
  • Usage Data

Usage Data

Usage Data is collected automatically when using the Service.

Usage Data may include information such as Your Device’s Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that You visit, the time and date of Your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.

When You access the Service by or through a mobile device, We may collect certain information automatically, including, but not limited to, the type of mobile device You use, Your mobile device unique ID, the IP address of Your mobile device, Your mobile operating system, the type of mobile Internet browser You use, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.

We may also collect information that Your browser sends whenever You visit our Service or when You access the Service by or through a mobile device.

Tracking Technologies and Cookies

We use Cookies and similar tracking technologies to track the activity on Our Service and store certain information.

Tracking technologies used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyze Our Service.

You can instruct Your browser to refuse all Cookies or to indicate when a Cookie is being sent. However, if You do not accept Cookies, You may not be able to use some parts of our Service.

Cookies

  • can be “Persistent” or “Session” Cookies. Persistent Cookies remain on your personal computer or mobile device when You go offline, while Session Cookies are deleted as soon as You close your web browser.

We use both session and persistent Cookies for the purposes set out below:

  • Necessary / Essential Cookies

Type: Session Cookies

Administered by: Us

Purpose: These Cookies are essential to provide You with services available through the Website and to enable You to use some of its features. They help to authenticate users and prevent fraudulent use of user accounts. Without these Cookies, the services that You have asked for cannot be provided, and We only use these Cookies to provide You with those services.

  • Cookies Policy / Notice Acceptance Cookies

Type: Persistent Cookies

Administered by: Us

Purpose: These Cookies identify if users have accepted the use of cookies on the Website.

  • Functionality Cookies

Type: Persistent Cookies

Administered by: Us

Purpose: These Cookies allow us to remember choices You make when You use the Website, such as remembering your login details or language preference. The purpose of these Cookies is to provide You with a more personal experience and to avoid You having to re-enter your preferences every time You use the Website.

  • Tracking and Performance Cookies

Type: Persistent Cookies

Administered by: Third Parties

Purpose: These Cookies are used to track information about traffic to the Website and how users use the Website. The information gathered via these Cookies may directly or indirectly identify you as an individual visitor. This is because the information collected is typically linked to a pseudonymous identifier associated with the device you use to access the Website. We may also use these Cookies to test new advertisements, pages, features or new functionality of the Website to see how our users react to them.

For more information about the cookies we use and your choices regarding cookies, please visit our Cookies Policy.

Use of Your Personal Data

The Company may use Personal Data for the following purposes:

  • To provide and maintain our Service, including to monitor the usage of our Service.
  • To manage Your Account: to manage Your registration as a user of the Service. The Personal Data You provide can give You access to different functionalities of the Service that are available to You as a registered user.
  • For the performance of a contract: the development, compliance and undertaking of the purchase contract for the products, items or services You have purchased or of any other contract with Us through the Service.
  • To contact You: To contact You by email, telephone calls, SMS, or other equivalent forms of electronic communication, such as a mobile application’s push notifications regarding updates or informative communications related to the functionalities, products or contracted services, including the security updates, when necessary or reasonable for their implementation.
  • To provide You with news, special offers and general information about other goods, services and events which we offer that are similar to those that you have already purchased or enquired about unless You have opted not to receive such information.
  • To manage Your requests: To attend and manage Your requests to Us.

We may share your personal information in the following situations:

  • With Service Providers: We may share Your personal information with Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of our Service, to show advertisements to You to help support and maintain Our Service, to contact You, to advertise on third party websites to You after You visited our Service or for payment processing.
  • For Business transfers: We may share or transfer Your personal information in connection with, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of Company assets, financing, or acquisition of all or a portion of our business to another company.
  • With Affiliates: We may share Your information with Our affiliates, in which case we will require those affiliates to honor this Privacy Policy. Affiliates include Our parent company and any other subsidiaries, joint venture partners or other companies that We control or that are under common control with Us.
  • With Business partners: We may share Your information with Our business partners to offer You certain products, services or promotions.
  • With other users: when You share personal information or otherwise interact in the public areas with other users, such information may be viewed by all users and may be publicly distributed outside. If You interact with other users or register through a Third-Party Social Media Service, Your contacts on the Third-Party Social Media Service may see You name, profile, pictures and description of Your activity. Similarly, other users will be able to view descriptions of Your activity, communicate with You and view Your profile.

Retention of Your Personal Data

The Company will retain Your Personal Data only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. We will retain and use Your Personal Data to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations (for example, if we are required to retain your data to comply with applicable laws), resolve disputes, and enforce our legal agreements and policies.

The Company will also retain Usage Data for internal analysis purposes. Usage Data is generally retained for a shorter period of time, except when this data is used to strengthen the security or to improve the functionality of Our Service, or We are legally obligated to retain this data for longer time periods.

Transfer of Your Personal Data

Your information, including Personal Data, is processed at the Company’s operating offices and in any other places where the parties involved in the processing are located. It means that this information may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of Your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from Your jurisdiction.

Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by Your submission of such information represents Your agreement to that transfer.

The Company will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that Your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy and no transfer of Your Personal Data will take place to an organization or a country unless there are adequate controls in place including the security of Your data and other personal information.

Disclosure of Your Personal Data

Business Transactions

If the Company is involved in a merger, acquisition or asset sale, Your Personal Data may be transferred. We will provide notice before Your Personal Data is transferred and becomes subject to a different Privacy Policy.

Law enforcement

Under certain circumstances, the Company may be required to disclose Your Personal Data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g. a court or a government agency).

Other legal requirements

The Company may disclose Your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:

  • Comply with a legal obligation
  • Protect and defend the rights or property of the Company
  • Prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Service
  • Protect the personal safety of Users of the Service or the public
  • Protect against legal liability

Security of Your Personal Data

The security of Your Personal Data is important to Us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While We strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect Your Personal Data, We cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Detailed Information on the Processing of Your Personal Data

Service Providers

  • have access to Your Personal Data only to perform their tasks on Our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.

Analytics

We may use third-party Service providers to monitor and analyze the use of our Service.

  • Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.

You can opt-out of having made your activity on the Service available to Google Analytics by installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. The add-on prevents the Google Analytics JavaScript (ga.js, analytics.js and dc.js) from sharing information with Google Analytics about visits activity.

For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en

Additional services providers used include:

  • ClickDimensions

We may use Your Personal Data to contact You with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to You. You may opt-out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from Us by following the unsubscribe link or instructions provided in any email We send or by contacting Us.

We may use Email Marketing Service Providers to manage and send emails to You.

Behavioral Remarketing

The Company uses remarketing services to advertise on third party websites to You after You visited our Service. We and Our third-party vendors use cookies to inform, optimize and serve ads based on Your past visits to our Service.

  • Facebook

Facebook remarketing service is provided by Facebook Inc.

You can learn more about interest-based advertising from Facebook by visiting this page: https://www.facebook.com/help/164968693837950

To opt-out from Facebook’s interest-based ads, follow these instructions from Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/help/568137493302217

Facebook adheres to the Self-Regulatory Principles for Online Behavioral Advertising established by the Digital Advertising Alliance. You can also opt-out from Facebook and other participating companies through the Digital Advertising Alliance in the USA http://www.aboutads.info/choices/, the Digital Advertising Alliance of Canada in Canada http://youradchoices.ca/ or the European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance in Europe http://www.youronlinechoices.eu/, or opt-out using your mobile device settings.

For more information on the privacy practices of Facebook, please visit Facebook’s Data Policy: https://www.facebook.com/privacy/explanation

Additional services providers used include:

  • Google
  • LinkedIn
  • Pinterest
  • Twitter
  • Instagram

Usage, Performance and Miscellaneous

We may use third-party Service Providers to provide better improvement of our Service.

  • Invisible reCAPTCHA

We use an invisible captcha service named reCAPTCHA. reCAPTCHA is operated by Google.

The reCAPTCHA service may collect information from You and from Your Device for security purposes.

The information gathered by reCAPTCHA is held in accordance with the Privacy Policy of Google: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/

GDPR Privacy

Legal Basis for Processing Personal Data under GDPR

We may process Personal Data under the following conditions:

  • Consent: You have given Your consent for processing Personal Data for one or more specific purposes.
  • Performance of a contract: Provision of Personal Data is necessary for the performance of an agreement with You and/or for any pre-contractual obligations thereof.
  • Legal obligations: Processing Personal Data is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which the Company is subject.
  • Vital interests: Processing Personal Data is necessary in order to protect Your vital interests or of another natural person.
  • Public interests: Processing Personal Data is related to a task that is carried out in the public interest or in the exercise of official authority vested in the Company.
  • Legitimate interests: Processing Personal Data is necessary for the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by the Company.

In any case, the Company will gladly help to clarify the specific legal basis that applies to the processing, and in particular whether the provision of Personal Data is a statutory or contractual requirement, or a requirement necessary to enter into a contract.

Your Rights under the GDPR

The Company undertakes to respect the confidentiality of Your Personal Data and to guarantee You can exercise Your rights.

You have the right under this Privacy Policy, and by law if You are within the EU, to:

  • Request access to Your Personal Data. The right to access, update or delete the information We have on You. Whenever made possible, you can access, update or request deletion of Your Personal Data directly within Your account settings section. If you are unable to perform these actions yourself, please contact Us to assist You. This also enables You to receive a copy of the Personal Data We hold about You.
  • Request correction of the Personal Data that We hold about You. You have the right to to have any incomplete or inaccurate information We hold about You corrected.
  • Object to processing of Your Personal Data. This right exists where We are relying on a legitimate interest as the legal basis for Our processing and there is something about Your particular situation, which makes You want to object to our processing of Your Personal Data on this ground. You also have the right to object where We are processing Your Personal Data for direct marketing purposes.
  • Request erasure of Your Personal Data. You have the right to ask Us to delete or remove Personal Data when there is no good reason for Us to continue processing it.
  • Request the transfer of Your Personal Data. We will provide to You, or to a third-party You have chosen, Your Personal Data in a structured, commonly used, machine-readable format. Please note that this right only applies to automated information which You initially provided consent for Us to use or where We used the information to perform a contract with You.
  • Withdraw Your consent. You have the right to withdraw Your consent on using your Personal Data. If You withdraw Your consent, We may not be able to provide You with access to certain specific functionalities of the Service.

Exercising of Your GDPR Data Protection Rights

You may exercise Your rights of access, rectification, cancellation and opposition by contacting Us. Please note that we may ask You to verify Your identity before responding to such requests. If You make a request, We will try our best to respond to You as soon as possible.

You have the right to complain to a Data Protection Authority about Our collection and use of Your Personal Data. For more information, if You are in the European Economic Area (EEA), please contact Your local data protection authority in the EEA.

Facebook Fan Page

Data Controller for the Facebook Fan Page

The Company is the Data Controller of Your Personal Data collected while using the Service. As operator of the Facebook Fan Page (https://www.facebook.com/blackhawkaerospace/), the Company and the operator of the social network Facebook are Joint Controllers.

The Company has entered into agreements with Facebook that define the terms for use of the Facebook Fan Page, among other things. These terms are mostly based on the Facebook Terms of Service: https://www.facebook.com/terms.php

Visit the Facebook Privacy Policy https://www.facebook.com/policy.php for more information about how Facebook manages Personal data or contact Facebook online, or by mail: Facebook, Inc. ATTN, Privacy Operations, 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, United States.

Facebook Insights

We use the Facebook Insights function in connection with the operation of the Facebook Fan Page and on the basis of the GDPR, in order to obtain anonymized statistical data about Our users.

For this purpose, Facebook places a Cookie on the device of the user visiting Our Facebook Fan Page. Each Cookie contains a unique identifier code and remains active for a period of two years, except when it is deleted before the end of this period.

Facebook receives, records and processes the information stored in the Cookie, especially when the user visits the Facebook services, services that are provided by other members of the Facebook Fan Page and services by other companies that use Facebook services.

For more information on the privacy practices of Facebook, please visit Facebook Privacy Policy here: https://www.facebook.com/full_data_use_policy

CCPA Privacy

Your Rights under the CCPA

Under this Privacy Policy, and by law if You are a resident of California, You have the following rights:

  • The right to notice. You must be properly notified which categories of Personal Data are being collected and the purposes for which the Personal Data is being used.
  • The right to access / the right to request. The CCPA permits You to request and obtain from the Company information regarding the disclosure of Your Personal Data that has been collected in the past 12 months by the Company or its subsidiaries to a third-party for the third party’s direct marketing purposes.
  • The right to say no to the sale of Personal Data. You also have the right to ask the Company not to sell Your Personal Data to third parties. You can submit such a request by visiting our “Do Not Sell My Personal Information” section or web page.
  • The right to know about Your Personal Data. You have the right to request and obtain from the Company information regarding the disclosure of the following:
    • The categories of Personal Data collected
    • The sources from which the Personal Data was collected
    • The business or commercial purpose for collecting or selling the Personal Data
    • Categories of third parties with whom We share Personal Data
    • The specific pieces of Personal Data we collected about You
  • The right to delete Personal Data. You also have the right to request the deletion of Your Personal Data that have been collected in the past 12 months.
  • The right not to be discriminated against. You have the right not to be discriminated against for exercising any of Your Consumer’s rights, including by:
    • Denying goods or services to You
    • Charging different prices or rates for goods or services, including the use of discounts or other benefits or imposing penalties
    • Providing a different level or quality of goods or services to You
    • Suggesting that You will receive a different price or rate for goods or services or a different level or quality of goods or services.

Exercising Your CCPA Data Protection Rights

In order to exercise any of Your rights under the CCPA, and if you are a California resident, You can email or call us or visit our “Do Not Sell My Personal Information” section or web page.

The Company will disclose and deliver the required information free of charge within 45 days of receiving Your verifiable request. The time period to provide the required information may be extended once by an additional 45 days when reasonable necessary and with prior notice.

Do Not Sell My Personal Information

We do not sell personal information. However, the Service Providers we partner with (for example, our advertising partners) may use technology on the Service that “sells” personal information as defined by the CCPA law.

If you wish to opt out of the use of your personal information for interest-based advertising purposes and these potential sales as defined under CCPA law, you may do so by following the instructions below.

Please note that any opt out is specific to the browser You use. You may need to opt out on every browser that you use.

Website

You can opt out of receiving ads that are personalized as served by our Service Providers by following our instructions presented on the Service:

  • From Our “Cookie Consent” notice banner

The opt out will place a cookie on Your computer that is unique to the browser You use to opt out. If you change browsers or delete the cookies saved by your browser, you will need to opt out again.

Mobile Devices

Your mobile device may give you the ability to opt out of the use of information about the apps you use in order to serve you ads that are targeted to your interests:

  • “Opt out of Interest-Based Ads” or “Opt out of Ads Personalization” on Android devices
  • “Limit Ad Tracking” on iOS devices

You can also stop the collection of location information from Your mobile device by changing the preferences on your mobile device.

“Do Not Track” Policy as Required by California Online Privacy Protection Act (CalOPPA)

Our Service does not respond to Do Not Track signals.

However, some third party websites do keep track of You browsing activities. If You are visiting such websites, You can set Your preferences in Your web browser to inform websites that You do not want to be tracked. You can enable or disable DNT by visiting the preferences or settings page of Your web browser.

Children’s Privacy

Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13. If You are a parent or guardian and You are aware that Your child has provided Us with Personal Data, please contact Us. If We become aware that We have collected Personal Data from anyone under the age of 13 without verification of parental consent, We take steps to remove that information from Our servers.

We also may limit how We collect, use, and store some of the information of Users between 13 and 18 years old. In some cases, this means We will be unable to provide certain functionality of the Service to these users.

If We need to rely on consent as a legal basis for processing Your information and Your country requires consent from a parent, We may require Your parent’s consent before We collect and use that information.

Links to Other Websites

Our Service may contain links to other websites that are not operated by Us. If You click on a third party link, You will be directed to that third party’s site. We strongly advise You to review the Privacy Policy of every site You visit.

We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify You of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page.

You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, You can contact us:

  • By email: privacy@blackhawk.aero
  • By visiting this page on our website: https://www.blackhawk.aero/contact/

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Composites Terms & Conditions

TERMS, CONDITIONS

BLACKHAWK AEROSPACE Composites

Blackhawk Composites, Inc.
Effective 6/1/2017

ACCEPTANCE AND TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

Seller accepts this order and any amendments by returning to the Purchaser a purchase order confirmation. Even without such written acknowledgment, Seller’s full or partial performance under this order will constitute acceptance of these terms and conditions. By acceptance of this order, Seller agrees to be bound by, and to comply with all the terms and conditions of this order, which includes any supplements to it, and all specifications and other documents referred to in this order.  These terms and conditions apply to everything in this order and constitute Purchaser’s offer to seller, which Purchaser my revoke at any time before Seller accepts it.  This order is not an acceptance by Purchaser of any offer to sell, any quotation, or any proposal. Reference in this order to any such offer to sell, quotation, or of any offer to sell, any quotation or proposal will constitute a modification of any of these terms and conditions. Terms and conditions different from or in addition to these terms and conditions, whether contained in any acknowledgment of this order, or with delivery of any goods or services under this order, whether or not they would materially alter this order, and purchaser hereby rejects them.  These terms and conditions may be modified only by a written document signed by duly authorized representatives of purchaser and seller.

DEFAULT:

Time is of the essence of this order.  Purchaser may by written notice of default to seller terminate all or any part of this order in any one of the following circumstances: (1) if seller fails to perform within the time specified herein or any extensions agreed to by Purchaser in writing, or (2) if seller fails to perform any of the other provisions of this order, or so fails to make progress as to endanger performance of this order in accordance with its terms, and in the circumstances set out in clause (3) it does not cure such failure within a period of (10) days or (such longer period as Purchaser may authorize in writing) after receipt of notice from purchaser specifying such failure, and procure, on such terms as it will deem appropriate, goods, or services similar to those so terminated.  Seller will continue performance of this order to the extent not terminated and will be liable to Purchaser for any excess costs for such similar goods or services.  As an alternate remedy, and in lieu of termination for default.  Purchaser, at its sole discretion, may elect to extend the delivery schedule and or waive other deficiencies in Seller’s performance, in which case an equitable reduction in the order price will be negotiated.  If Seller for any reason anticipates difficulty in complying with the required delivery date, or in meeting any of the other requirements of this order, Seller will promptly notify purchaser in writing.  If Seller does not comply with Purchaser’s delivery schedule, Purchaser may require delivery by fastest way and charges resulting from the premium transportation must be fully prepaid and absorbed by the Seller.  The rights and remedies of Purchaser provided in this Section 2 will not be exclusive and are in addition to any other rights and remedies provided by the Uniform Commercial Code, by law, at equity or under this order.

PRICE:

This order must not be filled at a price higher than shown on the face of the order.  If no price is set forth on the front of this order, the goods or services will be billed at the price last quoted or at the prevailing market price, whichever is lower, and in the event, goods and services ordered under this order will not be billed at a higher price than last quoted or charged without Purchaser’s specific written authorization.  Purchaser will be entitled at all times to set off any amount owed at any time by Seller or any of its affiliates to Purchaser or any of its affiliates against any amount payable at any time my purchaser in connection with this order.  No extras arising out of transactions contemplated by the order will be borne by the seller except as otherwise specified by the parties in writing.  Seller warrants to Purchaser that the price for the goods or services sold to Purchaser under this order are not ness than those currently extended to any other customer for the same or similar goods and or services in equal or less quantities.  If seller reduces its prices for such goods and or services during the term of this order, Seller shall correspondingly reduce the prices of goods and or services sold thereafter to Purchaser under this order.

INVOICES AND PAYMENT:

Invoices shall be rendered in duplicate and shall contain the purchase order number, item number, description of goods or services, quantities, unit prices, and total purchase price.  All taxes shall be stated separately.  Payment shall be made on the terms of Net 30 days.

PACKAGING:

All goods must be packaged in the manner as specified by the purchaser and shipped in the manner and by the route and carrier designated by Purchaser.  If purchaser does not specify the manner in which the goods must be packaged, Seller shall package the goods so as to avoid any damage in transit.  If purchaser does not specify the manner of shipment, route or carrier, seller shall ship the goods at the lowest possible transportation rates, consistent with Seller’s obligation to meet the delivery schedule set forth in this order.

INSPECTION:

All goods and services will be subject to inspection and test by Purchaser and its customer at all times and places including the period of manufacture and in any event prior to final acceptance.  Final acceptance or rejection of the goods or services will be made as promptly as practical after delivery except as otherwise provided in this order, but failure to inspect and accept or reject goods or services or failure to detect defects by inspection, will neither relieve the seller from responsibility for such goods or services as are not in accordance with this order nor impose liabilities on Purchaser for them. Requirements for the supplier to:

  1. Notify the organization of nonconforming product, a. If the materials or product are applicable to aircraft part manufacture, the following statement shall be included on the purchase order. b. “The supplier is required to report to the production approval holder if a product or article has been released and subsequently found not to conform to the applicable design data.”
  2. obtain organization approval for nonconforming product disposition

Purchaser’s payment for the goods shall not constitute is acceptance of the goods.  Goods rejected and goods supplied in excess of quantities ordered by be returned to the Seller at its expense.  Payment, if any, made for any good rejected thereunder shall be promptly refunded by Seller.  Seller will provide and maintain an inspection and process control system acceptable to Purchaser and its customer covering the goods and services ordered.  If any of the goods or services are found at any time to be defective in material or workmanship, or otherwise not in conformity with the requirements of this order, including any applicable drawings and specifications, then Purchaser, in addition to such other rights and remedies it may have by contract or by law or equity, at its sole discretion my reject and return such goods at Seller’s expense, require Seller to inspect the goods and remove nonconforming goods and/or require Seller to replace nonconforming goods or services with conforming goods or services.  If seller fails to make the necessary inspection removal and replacement in a time and manner satisfactory to Purchaser, Purchaser may at its option inspect and sort the goods; Seller will pay any related costs.

WARRANTIES:      

Seller represents and warrants that (a) all goods and services are free from any claim of any nature by any third person and that Seller will convey clear title to purchaser, (b) all services are performed in a manner acceptable in the industry and in accordance with generally accepted standards, are free from all defects, are fit for the particular purposes for which they are purchased and that the goods and services are provided in strict accordance with the specifications, drawings, designs or other requirements approved or adopted by Purchaser. Purchaser’s inspection, test, acceptance or use of the goods shall not affect seller’s obligations under these warranties. Seller shall replace or correct, at Purchaser’s option and at Seller’s cost, defects of any goods not conforming to these warranties. All warranties of seller herein or which are implied by law shall survive any inspection, delivery, acceptance or payment by purchaser.  Any attempt by seller to limit, disclaim, or restrict these warranties or any remedies of purchaser, by acknowledgment or otherwise, in accepting or performing this order, will be null, void, and ineffective without purchaser’s written consent.

RIGHT OF ACCESS:

Right of access by the organization, their customers and regulatory authorities to the applicable areas of all facilities, at any level of the supply chain, involved in the order and to all applicable records.

INDEMNIFICATION:

Seller shall indemnify and hold purchaser and its affiliates harmless and, upon request, shall defend each of them from and against any or all claims, demands litigation or proceedings of whatever kind, whether based upon negligence, breach of express or implied warranty, strict liability or any other theory, and from and against all direct, indirect, special exemplary, incidental or consequential damages of every kind whatsoever, arising out of by reason of, or in any way connected with the goods and or services, the design, manner of preparation, manufacture, construction, completion or delivery or non-delivery of any goods and/or services by seller or any of seller’s employees, workers, servants, agents, subcontractors or suppliers. Seller shall, upon request, pay or reimburse purchaser or any other party entitled to indemnification hereunder for all costs and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, as incurred by purchaser or such other party in connection with any such claim, demand, litigation, proceeding, loss or damage.

PURCHASERS AGGREGATE LIABILITY ARISING FROM AOR RELATING TO THIS ORDER IS LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT PAID BY PURCHASER FOR THE GOODS AND OR SERVICES.  TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT ALLOWABLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, CONSEQUENTIAL, INDIRECT OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOST PROFITS OR REVENUES EVEN IF PURCHASER HAD BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

PURCHASERS PROPERTY:

Tangible or intangible property of any nature furnished to seller by purchaser or specifically paid for in whole or in part by purchaser, and any replacements or attachments, are the property of purchaser and, unless otherwise agreed in writing by purchaser, will be used only by seller solely to render services or provide goods to purchaser. Seller will not substitute any property or take any action inconsistent with purchaser’s ownership of such property.  While in seller’s custody or control such property will be held at seller’s risk, will be kept insured by seller at its expense for its replacement cost with loss payable to purchaser and will be subject to removal at purchaser’s written request, in which event seller will prepare such property for shipment and redelivery to purchaser in the same condition as originally received by seller, reasonable wear and tear excepted, al at seller’s expense.

CHANGES:

At all times purchaser will have the right to make changes to this order including changes to the drawings, designs, configurations, specifications, quantities, methods of shipment or packing and delivery schedules or locations of delivery.  If any such changes cause an increase or decrease in the cost of or the time required for the performance of any work under this order, an equitable adjustment will be made in the contract price or delivery schedule, or both, and this order will be modified in writing accordingly.

COMPLIANCE WITH LAWS:           

Seller represents and warrants that it is in compliance with all goods and/or services supplied hereunder have been produced or provided in compliance with the applicable provisions of all federal, state, or local laws or ordinances and all related lawful orders, rules and regulations.  Seller will also comply with any provisions, representations or agreements, or contractual clauses required to be included or incorporated by reference or operation of law in any order.   The seller will ensure that all persons, either employees or contractors, understand their contribution to product or service conformity, product safety and the importance of ethical behavior.

The seller will ensure the appropriate flow down of technical documentation and other required information to sub-suppliers, in accordance with statutory and regulatory requirements (i.e.: FAA, EASA or export control regulations) as required and ensure compliance with these requirements.

COUNTERFEIT PARTS

Nonconforming, counterfeit parts shall be segregated and dispositioned in a manner to prevent re-entering into production and shipment to the Buyer.  All occurrences of counterfeit parts shall be documented and reported, as appropriate, to external organizations (i.e. regulatory enforcement agencies).

Sellers shall be held liable for any counterfeit parts entering the buyer’s facility up to and including all cost incurred by the Buyer resulting from the counterfeit part(s)

CONFIDENTIAL OR PROPRIETARY INFORMATION:

Notwithstanding any document marking to the contrary, any knowledge or information which the seller will have disclosed or may later disclose to purchaser, and which in any way relates to the goods or services covered by this order will not, unless otherwise specifically agreed to in writing by purchaser, be deemed to be confidential or proprietary information, and will be acquired by purchaser, free from any restrictions.  Seller will keep confidential any technical, process, economic or other information derived from drawings, specifications, and other data furnished by purchaser in connection with this order and will not divulge, export, or use directly or indirectly such information for the benefit of any other party without obtaining purchasers prior written consent. Except as required for the efficient performance of this order, seller will not use such information or make copies or permit copies to be made of such drawings, specifications, or other data without the prior written consent of purchaser.

TERMINATION:

Purchaser may terminate all or any part of this order for convenience at any time by written notice to seller.  Upon such termination, purchaser’s liability will be limited to reasonable termination charges mutually agreed by seller and purchaser, provided that seller must specify any proposed charges in writing within fifteen (15) days after termination.  This order shall terminate automatically, without notice, if seller becomes insolvent or the subject of any proceeding under the laws relating to bankruptcy or the relief of debtors.

DOCUMENTATION:

  1. It is agreed that all technical documentation and other literature necessary for the proper use of the goods and services will be provided to the purchaser.
  2. Record retention of all documentation related to this order must meet the FAA or regulatory governmental agencies (ie: FAA, EASA, etc) for parts that are regulated by those agencies.  

BAS Terms & Conditions

TERMS, CONDITIONS AND QUALITY CODES

BLACKHAWK AEROSPACE Solutions (Government & Defense)

Last Updated: 26 March 2019

The following Terms and Conditions apply to all purchase orders:

  • The due date shown on this purchase order is the contractual “Ready to Ship” date.  All documentation required for release must be provided NLT this date.
  • When required by contract, the supplier shall ensure a Defense Contract Management Agency representative has been coordinated to inspect the repair or overhauled item before the Ready to Ship Date.
  • Supplier shall notify Blackhawk Aerospace Solutions in the event that Ready to Ship and/or confirmed delivery dates will not be met.
  • Failure to deliver within the required Ready to Ship Date or delivery date may result in the cancellation of the order.
  • Military specification items must be packaged to the applicable standards required by drawings and/or procurement specifications. This includes thread protection, one per package, opaque bags, etc.
  • By acceptance of the Project Work Authorization from Blackhawk Aerospace Solutions, the vendor acknowledges this document may contain technical data whose export is restricted by the Arms Export Control Act (Title 22, U.S.C. SEC 2751, ET SEQ) and ITAR 22 CFR 120-130 and is subject to the export restrictions provided therein. Recipients of this document should abide by such laws and regulations, including country specific controls and controls on use. Export of this document and documents specified herein are subject to U.S. export control laws and regulations.
  • Any Project Work Authorization noting a US Government Contract number and associated Priority Rating shall be executed in accordance with the Defense Priority and Allocation System Program.
  • Traceability for all material, revision status, date of manufacture, and inspections (if applicable) shall be maintained and records of such shall be kept on file and readily accessible for a minimum of seven (7) years.
  • We reserve the right of access for ourselves, customers, and regulatory authorities, to all facilities as well as all quality records pertaining to the execution of contract and/or Project Work Authorization.
  • Documentation including Certificate of Compliance/Conformance (C of C’s), Test Reports, Airworthiness documents (FAA 8130-3 or Air Transport Canada Form 1), Tear-down Reports, Repair Summaries, Parts Listings, and other documentation that might be required must be provided to Blackhawk Aerospace Solutions in English.
  • No known non-conformance shall be shipped to Blackhawk Aerospace Solutions or its customer without written authorization from Director of Quality Assurance for Blackhawk Aerospace Solutions. The product shall be held at the supplier pending instruction from Blackhawk Aerospace Solutions. If nonconforming product is found by the supplier after shipment to Blackhawk Aerospace Solutions or its customer, the supplier shall notify Blackhawk Aerospace Solutions within 48 hours of the discovery.
  • All parts provided by the seller must be free of Foreign Object Damage or Foreign Object Debris (FOD). This included, but is not limited to, any possible damage from the manufacturing environment, handling damage; unknown/unwanted items left in or on a part, packaging, etc.
  • Supplier must have a program for the implementation of actions to prevent human error during production, repair, or inspection activities.
  • Supplier must utilize the most current edition of the OEM’s maintenance, repair, and overhaul manuals and any other technical documentation as required by contract or regulatory requirements. Supplier must have a program in place to control, update and provision manuals and technical documentation.
  • Conflict Minerals: Blackhawk Aerospace Solutions requires that each of our suppliers will not supply any products or materials that contain conflict minerals sourced from the Democratic Republic of Congo and/or its adjoining countries unless the supplier can certify that the source of the minerals is ‘DRC conflict free’ as defined by U.S. securities laws.
  • Seller shall implement and maintain a Counterfeit Parts Protection plan to prevent the shipment of counterfeit or suspect counterfeit parts.
  • Seller shall not act in any unethical manner during operation of its business activities. Blackhawk Aerospace Solutions is committed to providing conforming product to its customers and Seller’s products play an integral part to this success.  Seller therefore understands the contributions to overall product safety and conformity. Seller understands the need for competence, including any required qualification of persons. Seller also understands that using statistical techniques for product acceptance and related instructions for acceptance of parts must be in accordance with industry standards must be documented and available for review by Blackhawk Aerospace Solutions.
  • Seller shall notify the Buyer of any changes to processes, products or locations, including sub-tier changes to processes, products or locations.
  • Blackhawk Aerospace Solutions monitors all suppliers to ensure on time delivery is at least 98% and quality performance is at least 98%. Failure to meet this requirement may result in one or all of the following: Corrective Action Request, site visit, and removal from Blackhawk Aerospace Solutions’ Approved Vendor Listing.
  • Supplier is not authorized to continue work beyond the authorized amount(s) on the Blackhawk Aerospace Solutions Project Work Authorization. This applies to the total authorized amount and the associated line item amount. The supplier will notify Blackhawk Aerospace Solutions when funding is not sufficient to complete the work scope described in the Project Work Authorization.

The following Selected Procurement and Quality Requirements Codes apply as listed on each Project Work Authorization:

Q1 – MANUFACTURER’S CERTIFICATE OF COMPLIANCE/CONFORMANCE (MCOC)
Supplier is to provide the Manufacturer’s Certificate of Conformance for each line item on the PO that contains this Quality Code. The MCOC should contain the part number, revision number/letter, lot number, batch number, date code, date of manufacture, expiration date, etc. of the item being provided as applicable. The MCOC should bear a signature or stamp of the manufacturer’s representative.

Q2 – CERTIFICATIONS / TEST REPORT REQUIREMENTS
A report or reports providing required data, per any of the following categories; Raw Material Chemical test reports, Raw Material Physical and mechanical test reports, nondestructive test and process certifications (plating, anodize, paint, etc.),  Airworthiness Documentation (FAA 8130-3 or Air Transport Canada Form 1), functional test reports, and engine performance tests.

Q3 – SPECIALTY METALS
Material supplied must be in accordance with Domestic Specialty Metals Regulation DFARS 252.225-7009 and 252.225-7008. The country of origin of the raw material must be declared on the certification.

Q4 – REVISION STATUS
Supplier is required to provide the same revision as requested on the Project Work Authorization.

Q5 – QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
By acceptance of this order, vendor certifies that he maintains a Quality System that conforms to MIL-I-45208, ISO9001, AS9120, AS9100 or equivalent. Suppliers of calibration services must be certified to ISO17025, ISO10012-1 or ANSI Z540.

Q6 – FLOW DOWN REQUIREMENTS
Blackhawk Aerospace Solutions will flow down the applicable requirements, including their customer requirements, in the main body of the Project Work Authorization for each line item that contains this Quality Code. Supplier and its subcontractors will comply with any and all mandatory flow down clauses. Absence of this code does not relieve the Supplier or its subcontractors from complying with all flow down requirements found in contract or Statement of Work.

Q7 – YOUR CERTIFICATE OF COMPLIANCE/CONFORMANCE (C of C)
Blackhawk Aerospace Solutions requires your C of C to indicate lot control and traceability to the Manufacturer.

Q8 – SHELF LIFE AND STORAGE REQUIREMENTS
*** CURE DATE ITEM ***. Product must have the minimum shelf-life specified on the Project Work Authorization remaining upon delivery.

Q9 – MAKE PER DRAWING
This item must be made to the requested revision of the drawing. All specifications listed on the customer or military print must be used regardless of cancellation and/or superseding specifications. When a referenced document/specification is cancelled, the last issue prior to cancellation shall continue to be applicable.

Q10 – EARLY DELIVERY DESIRED
Please ship early if possible.

Q11 – NON-CRITICAL SURPLUS PARTS
Blackhawk Aerospace Solutions is aware that these parts are in surplus condition.  No traceability to the manufacturer is required for Non-Critical Surplus Parts. Not applicable to any part that is required to have an Airworthiness Release Documentation, i.e. FAA 8130-3 or Canadian Air Transport Form 1.

Q12 – EXTENSIVE SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS
Extensive special requirements, critical items, or key characteristics are attached.  Please review completely.

Q13 – DROP SHIP REQUIREMENTS
Must submit packing slip and all required certifications requested on Project Work Authorization for Blackhawk Aerospace Solutions review and approval. No shipping without Blackhawk Aerospace Solutions authorization.

Q14 – EXTENSIVE DROP SHIP REQUIREMENTS
Must submit detailed measurements of inspections to Blackhawk Aerospace Solutions for review and approval. No shipping without Blackhawk Aerospace Solutions authorization.

Q15 – VERIFY TEST REPORTS
Supplier is responsible for verifying test reports to ensure that all raw materials meet the specs requirements.

The absence of Selected Procurement and Quality Requirements Codes in a Blackhawk Aerospace Solutions’ Project Work Authorization does NOT relieve the supplier or any of its subcontractors from fully complying with all requirements, to include customer flowdowns, as found in the contract and/or Statement of Work.

MANDATORY WRITTEN ACCEPTANCE

THIS IS A DEFENSE PRIORITIES & ALLOCATIONS SYSTEM (DPAS) RATED ORDER, CERTIFIED FOR NATIONAL DEFENSE USE. YOU ARE REQUIRED TO FOLLOW ALL THE PROVISIONS OF THE DEFENSE PRIORITIES AND ALLOCATION SYSTEM REGULATION (15 CFR 700) INCLUDING PROVIDING WRITTEN NOTICE OF ACCEPTANCE OR REJECTION OF THIS ORDER AND FLOW-DOWN TO LOWER-TIER SUPPLIERS.

PENALTIES FOR WILLFUL VIOLATION OF DPAS

WILLFUL VIOLATION OF DPAS IS A CRIME, PUNISHABLE BY A $10,000 FINE, OR ONE YEAR IN PRISON, OR BOTH (PER OCCURRENCE).

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Blackhawk Aerospace Technologies Announces Part Manufacturer Approval (PMA) Authorization

COLUMBIA, Missouri – May 24, 2022 – Blackhawk Aerospace Technologies announced today that they have received the FAA’s sign-off for Parts Manufacturer Approval (PMA) Authorization. This PMA Authorization allows a manufacturer to produce and sell modification and replacement articles for installation on type-certified products. This addition to our capabilities will support upgrades and allow our vendors to have a shorter downtime for these projects.

“With Blackhawk Aerospace Technologies, Inc. obtaining PMA Authorization, we can enhance our services to our customer network,” said Conrad Theisen, BAT’s VP of Sales and Marketing. “We will have the ability to not only provide custom avionics electrical interface drawings, but also to provide kits that support installation shops with wire harnesses, antenna doublers, instrument panels and kitting up parts to facilitate an easier installation, allowing for shorter downtime and fewer manhours on the project.”

Pictured above: Wire fabrication at the BAT facility in Columbia

With this PMA Authorization, BAT’s initial focus will be to design articles to pair with the following STCs:

•Citation Jet 525 Garmin Avionics Modernization

•Citation S550/560 Garmin G700 & GTN to include our 550/560 Glareshield modification.

Articles include wire harnesses and sheet metal parts to support the upgrade. We will also be producing King Air enhancements in the future.

BAT is committed to growing our PMA capabilities and support and look forward to working with our dealer network on these efforts. For more information about the PMA Authorization, call us at +1 (309) 314 4169 to receive a personalized quote.

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Blackhawk Aerospace Begins Pilatus PC-12 FAA Certification Flight Testing
for New Engine Upgrade Program

FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, Germany – April 27, 2022 – Blackhawk Aerospace proudly announced today that the Company has started Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certification flight testing for their new Pilatus PC-12 XP67P Engine+ Upgrade program. Blackhawk’s upgrade replaces the stock Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) PT6A-67B engine with a higher-powered and more efficient PT6A-67P model. The Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) approval is expected early in 2023 with EASA certification shortly thereafter. 

The XP67P engine technology utilizes improved metallurgy which allows a higher Internal Turbine Temperature (ITT) limitation of 850°C compared to the stock -67B’s 800°C limitation for takeoff. More impressively, maximum continuous ITT for climb and cruise is 760°C for the -67B and 820°C for the XP67P. Further, the PT6A-67P is a 1200 shaft horsepower (SHP) engine that produces 142 more thermodynamic horsepower than the stock -67B. The combination of the higher ITT and increased thermodynamic horsepower produced by the XP67P engine enables operators to utilize full torque to more efficient cruising altitudes.  On an ISA day, the stock -67B starts losing power at 15,000 feet, whereas the XP67P can maintain full power to FL250.  

 
“Blackhawk is excited to kick off certification testing for the XP67P program and bring the conversion one step closer to reality for PC-12 operators,” said Jim Allmon, Blackhawk’s President and CEO. “This is a new market for us that fits naturally into our existing roster of aircraft, and we look forward to delivering this upgrade to Pilatus operators soon.” 

The PC-12 is a very popular aircraft with over 1,700 in operation, making it the second largest single-engine turboprop market behind the Cessna Caravan. With more than 600 of the PC-12s eligible for the XP67P upgrade, many of the aircraft in the addressable market are at, or close to, an overhaul event. This is the optimum opportunity to upgrade to a new engine, bringing these early model aircraft up to PC-12 NG factory standards. Further, operators will receive favorable core engine credit of $95 per hour for time remaining to the factory TBO, if upgrading before overhaul. 

Blackhawk’s STC will include a factory-new P&WC PT6A-67P engine and will be approved with the existing Hartzell four-blade aluminum propeller to minimize the retail cost. Blackhawk plans to certify additional propeller options in the future to provide operators modularity in the upgrade package. Contact Blackhawk for pricing details and to take advantage of the pre-certification discount. 

For more information about the XP67P Engine+ Upgrade for the Pilatus PC-12, visit Blackhawk this week during AERO Friedrichshafen in Germany at booth #A3-108. You can also learn more at blackhawk.aero/pilatus-pc-12-xp67p/ or by calling +1 (254) 755 6711.

Lee Pickard – LJ-1475

“I have only flown it twice so far and I already love everything about the performance.  So glad I did not go back with standard engines. Your package is a great value!!! Thanks so much.”