The MOUs outline plans to explore business opportunities for manufacturing specialised components and equipment for use in the defence and aerospace sectors.

CTRM AC, based in Batu Berendam, Melaka, Malaysia, is a subsidiary of Composites Technology Research Malaysia Sdn Bhd. CTRM AC has expertise in manufacturing composite aerospace structures and defence equipment, engineering design services, composites assemblies, and research and development.

SME Aerospace, based in Sungai Buloh, Malaysia, manufactures aircraft parts, components and assemblies.  It specialises in sheet metal forming and fabrication, computer numerical control machining, aerospace structures, and component assembly and processing. SMEA is a subsidiary of the National Aerospace & Defence Industries Bhd.

Spirit AeroSystems Malaysia Sdn Bhd, based in Kuala Lumpur, is an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Spirit AeroSystems Holdings Inc and offers products and services for aerospace design, build, support and spares/repair needs. Spirit AeroSystems Holdings Inc is headquartered in Wichita, Kansas, USA.

A unit of The Boeing Company, Boeing Defense, Space & Security is one of the world's largest defence, space and security businesses, and the world’s largest manufacturer of military aircraft.