CHATSWORTH, Calif. – March 12, 2009 – Air Shunt Instruments, Inc. (Air Shunt), a leader in the repair and sale of avionics and electromechanical instrumentation, has received a large monetary payment of six figures from Air Instruments Specialists, Inc. in order to satisfy a judgment awarded to Air Shunt and against Air Instruments Specialists, Inc., Vartan Zhamkochyan and Levon Chakmakian.
Air Shunt filed a lawsuit against Air Instruments Specialists, Inc., Vartan Zhamkochyan and Levon “Alex” Chakmakian (both of whom were former employees of Air Shunt) in September of 2007 on the basis of fraud, misappropriation of trade secrets, breach of fiduciary duties, unfair competition, and breach of contract. Following nearly a year and a half of litigation, the defendants offered to have a monetary judgment awarded against them in order to end the lawsuit.
About Air Shunt Instruments, Inc. – Air Shunt Instruments, Inc. is located in the San Fernando Valley area of Los Angeles County, California. It specializes in the repair and sale of avionics and electromechanical instrumentation. Air Shunt is committed to meeting its business objectives and increasing its productivity and competitiveness through a comprehensive, focused environment that capitalizes on the diversity of its work force and community. It recognizes the need to utilize and maximize all its employees, allowing them to achieve their career goals on an equitable basis, according to their contributions and performance.
Air Shunt is committed to providing customers with products and services that are fit for their intended purpose and conform to the specified requirements of the customer, company, and all applicable regulatory requirements. It is our policy to furnish products that continually demonstrates exceptional performance and dependability while maintaining a commitment to our customers to minimize cost without compromising reliability. Air Shunt has been the recipient of commendations from the U.S. Government for their support in the Enduring Freedom Campaign. For further information regarding Air Shunt, see www.airshunt.com
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