From Parachutes to PPE - Local Manufacturers Pivot Production

April 18, 2020

parachute from North American Aerodynamics website

Local Manufacturers have Pivoted to PPE

Two Person County manufacturers have begun producing masks available for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for medical and industrial use.

North American Aerodynamics, Inc., a company that produces parachutes for military and sport use, is making Level 1 masks, while Piedmont Filter Manufacturing is making both N95 and cloth masks.

If your organization is interested in purchasing directly from these local manufacturers, please contact the Person County Economic Development office at 336.597.1752 or email Sherry Wilborn at [email protected].


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