Our Mission

Supporting Warfighter-Readiness

Affordable Engineering Services, Inc. (AES) is a premiere defense contractor delivering customer-focused, high-quality engineering & aviation maintenance services at affordable rates. We pride ourselves on ensuring warfighter-readiness and supporting military missions worldwide.

Our History

Engineering Services & Aircraft Maintenance  

Affordable Engineering Services, Inc. (AES) was established in 1996 by Dan Kamdar (Chairman of the Board), to meet the ever-changing needs and requirements of our Department of Defense (DoD) customers and the United States warfighter.  Over the last 21-years, AES’s contract services have been dedicated to DoD customers at multiple CONUS and OCONUS bases and sites. AES has won multiple multimillion dollar prime contracts with different branches of the DoD and subcontracts with prime contractors. Focusing on military aircraft maintenance and repair, AES has performed maintenance support on the F/A-18, E-2C, C-2A, UH-1, AH-1W, H-60, H-53, EA-6B, F-35, AV-8, B-52, V-22, and other aircraft as a prime and subcontractor.  As a Prime Contractor, AES provided highly specialized Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to work on major engineering contracts over the years, preforming design and development of military hardware and software systems.  AES has developed formidable partnerships with several industry partners including The Boeing Company, L-3 Communications, Smiths Aerospace, Honeywell etc., the parties worked collaboratively on multiple DoD contracts.

AES corporate headquarters is located in San Diego, CA, with regional offices in New Jersey, Maryland, and Arizona.

  1. Established by Dan Kamdar

    January 1st, 1996
  2. Tobyhanna Army Depot, PA

    January 1st, 2004
  3. China Lake, CA and Iwakuni Marine Base, Japan

    January 1st, 2006
  4. EMXG contract at Warner Robins AFB, GA

    February 8th, 2008
  5. Prime on the large AF DOCAT IDIQ contract

    December 11th, 2009
  6. Won FRCSW DLM

    January 1st, 2011
  7. Launch of K2 Unmanned Systems

    January 1st, 2015
  8. Won FRCSW DLM as part of ARA JV

    January 1st, 2017