1951 - Company Beginnings
Bill Moog starts the Little Gem Valve Company as a basement operation.
First Order = $800.
Became Moog Valve Company
1954 - Moog Expands
Moog valves standard equipment on over half of all U.S. fighter planes and 70% of guided missiles
1959 - Moog Changes Names
Name changed to Moog Servocontrols Inc.
Industrial Division formed.
Moog stock offered for first time. Sales surpass $10 million
1960 - Hydra-Point Division
Hydra-Point Division established
1965 - Moog Incorporated
Name changed to Moog Inc.
First International Subsidiary established Moog GmbH (Germany).
Sales surpass $100 million
1968 - Moog England
Moog Controls Limited formed in England.
1970 - Moog Japan
Moog Japan Formed
1972 - Moog France
Moog SARL formed in France
1974 - Space Shuttle Contract
First Space Shuttle contract.
Special Products Division formed (Moog ski bindings)
1975 - Moog Italy
Moog Italy Established
1976 - Carleton Controls
Acquired Carleton Controls
Plastics Controls Division formed
1977 - Moog Brazil
Moog Brazil Established
1978 - Moog Sweden
Moog Sweden Established
1979 - Moog Australia
Moog Australia Established
1980 - Moog Ireland
Moog Ireland Established
1983 - Sales Climb
Hydra-Point Division spun-off.
Sales surpass $200 million.
1984 - Moog in the Headlines
Moog Spain established.
Moog named to "100 Best Companies To Work For in America."
Manufacturing operation established in Baguio City, Philippines
1986 - Moog Expands Further
Engine Controls Division formed (Clearwater, Florida).
Moog Korea Established
1987 - Sales Grow
Sales surpass $300 million.
Carleton Controls sold to FR Group
1988 - New President and CEO
Bob Brady named President and CEO of Moog Inc.
Industrial Division becomes Moog Controls Inc., owned by Bill Moog
1989 - Moog Europe and Asia
Manufacturing operation established in Bangalore, India.
Moog Hong Kong and Finland established
1992 - Relocation and Expansion
Engine Controls Division relocated to East Aurora.
Moog Denmark established
1993 - Moog Singapore
Moog Singapore established.
Moog named to second edition of "100 Best Companies To Work For In America"
1994 - Moog Acquires Product Lines
Moog acquires product lines from AlliedSignal - becomes Moog Aircraft Group Torrance Operations
1996 - $450 Million in Sales
Moog reacquires Moog Controls Inc. - renamed Industrial Controls Division. Sales reach $450 million
1997 - Moog China
Moog China established
1998 - Raytheon's Montek Division
Moog acquires Raytheon's Montek Division.
Moog acquires Schaeffer Magnetics, Inc.
Named to Fortune’s "100 Best Companies To Work For in America"
2004 - Litton Poly-Scientific
Litton Poly-Scientific purchased, renamed Moog Components Group
2005 - $1 Billion Revenue
For the first time in its history, Moog's revenues exceeded $1 billion.
2005 - Business Purchases
Kaydon purchased, becomes part of Components Group.
Flo-Tork purchased in November.
FCS Controls purchased - operations in Detroit, MI and Amsterdam, Netherlands
2006 - Medical Devices
Medical Devices Segment established: purchased Curlin Medical, McKinley Medical
2007 - Companies Purchased
ZEVEX International purchased.
Thermal Control Products Inc. purchased.
QuickSet International Inc. purchased.
PRIZM Advanced Communications Electronics Inc. purchased.
2008 - 14 Year Run
2008 marked fourteen consecutive fiscal years of growth in sales, earnings and earnings per share.
2008 - CSA, LTi, Berkely and AITECS Purchases
CSA Engineering Inc. purchased.
40% ownership investment in LTi REEnergy GmbH.
Purchase of Berkely Process Controls and AITECS Medical UAB.
2009 - Business Purchases
Purchase of Ethox International, Insensys Limited.
Videolarm, Inc., Fernau Avionics Ltd. and GE Aviation Systems (Wolverhampton)
2009 - Boeing 787 First Flight
Moog’s systems control the aircraft’s flight surfaces including ailerons, flaperons, elevators, rudder, flight spoilers and horizontal stabilizer, and the high lift system, which controls the leading edge slats and trailing edge flaps.
2010 - $2 Billion Revenue
For the first time, Moog's annual revenue topped $2 billion.
2010 - Business Purchases
Moog acquires Pieper GmbH and Mid America Aviation
2010 - Senior Management Promotions
John Scannell elected President and COO.
Donald Fishback elected CFO.
Robert T. Brady remains Chairman and CEO.
2011 - Business Purchases
Moog Acquires Animatics Corporation, Crossbow Technologies, Bradford Engineering
2011 - Scannell Named CEO
John Scannell Named CEO.
Robert T. Brady continues as Executive Chairman.