Ducommun Acquires Lightning Diversion Systems

Santa Ana-based Ducommun said on Monday that it has completed the acquisition of LS Holdings Company, the parent company of Huntington-based Lightning Diversion Systems (LDS). Ducommun said it paid $60M in cash for LDS, which develops lightning protection systems used in the aerospace and defense industry. Ducommun is a manufacturer of electronics, aerospace, defense, and industrial systems.