Company History

Patricompís roots in aircraft manufacturing go back all the way to 1921.

1921: Ilmailuvoimien Lentokonetehdas (Finnish Air force aircraft factory) founded in Halli.

1945: Valtion Metallitehtaan Lentokonetehdas (State metal factoriesí aircraft factory)

1951: Valmet Oy Lentokonetehdas (Valmet Aircraft factory).

1974:  Valmet Lentokonetehdas Oy (Valmet Aviation industry)

1989: Valmet Lentokoneteollisuus (Valmet Aircraft Industries)

1991: Patria

2004: Patria Aerostructures

2006: Sheet metal manufacturing transferred to Patricomp Oy founded in February 2006.