Tempest® is the leading brand of pneumatic, filtration and ignition components, including a complete line of OEM dry air pumps, Alcor® probes and instruments,
oil filters and spark plugs. Additional Tempest product lines include Powerflite® starters and alternators, fuel pumps, oil filter adapters and specialty tools. Tempest markets products manufactured by such companies as Aero Accessories, Inc., Aerospace Components, Inc., Alcor, Inc., Consolidated Fuel Systems, LLC, South Seas Venture, Inc., and Stratus Tool Technologies, LLC. Tempest sales and marketing offices are located in Atlanta, GA, Greenville, SC and Dallas, TX.
Tempest Plus Marketing Group, (TPMG), was founded in 2001 by Stan Fletcher and Tim Henderson for the purpose of providing marketing and sales services, as well as a well-defined and unique brand identity for the products manufactured by Aero Accessories® in North Carolina. In January 2003 John Herman joined Tempest as a partner and Vice President of Sales and Marketing. In 2005 Vince Bechtel came on board as Technical Sales Representative and is now serving as Regional Sales Manager.
Since 2001, Tempest has expanded its product line through acquisitions by Aero Accessories as well as new marketing agreements with other companies. In addition to the Aero Accessories line of products, Tempest now markets products under its brand, manufactured by companies such as South Seas Ventures, F & M Enterprises, Aero Cables Corp and most recently, Aerospace Components.
The Tempest product line now includes a complete line of OEM dry air pumps and pneumatic systems, spin-on oil filters, spark plugs, fuel pumps, magneto components,
PowerFlite® starters and support tools.
Tempest has become recognized and respected as a brand identified with superior quality, innovation, value and support.
The Tempest Mission
To provide the general aviation industry with products, service and support that consistently exceeds our customers’ expectations.