First established in 1947, Chelton defined the avionics industry with a number of world firsts

From novel static discharger designs, radio silent tuneable antennas through to the first airborne LTE mission critical public safety radio. For over 75 years, Chelton has continued its founding principles, to overcome immensely complex communication challenges and deliver failsafe, pioneering technology to some of the world’s most formidable militaries and public safety agencies. 

Chelton are a powerhouse in the aerospace and defence industry.

With a portfolio spanning antennas, avionics and land, we’ve been securing success in demanding environments since 1947.

  • Smart Thinking

    Chelton defined the industry with a number of world firsts. From novel static discharger designs, radio silent tuneable antennas through to the first airborne LTE mission critical public safety radio.

  • Technological Excellence

    High MTBF rates thanks to major processes such as Zero Defect Plan. Automated Inspection, Digital Twinning, 3D Model Base Work Instructions and Six Sigma

  • Future Vision

    Our top-level talent combines ground breaking technical capabilities with a matched drive and persistence to offer our customers a competitive edge with new technology.

A rich history

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Chelton achieves milestone in the aerospace and defence industry only a select few get to accomplish.

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Throughout our early history, our founding principles and leadership established a strong footing that continues to be prevalent today; such as a keen eye for niche markets, innovation at the highest level and a special appreciation to engineering and development.

The continued support of our employees, customers, partners and friends is a testament to Chelton’s legacy, our vision and what we will achieve in the future.

In days gone by, Chelton wanted to make a name for itself as ‘The Antenna Company of the 21st Century’ but the truth is that we’ve surpassed our own expectations. With a portfolio spanning across Antennas, Avionics and Land systems, our products and solutions have been deployed and are recognised globally. This, along with our ground-breaking technical capabilities and dedication to our customers has led us to where we are and our goal for the future; securing success in the most demanding environments.

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