AERIA’s predecessor, the Dee Howard Company (DHC), was founded in 1964 and quickly established
By the mid-1980s, DHC was performing VIP conversions and completions for large commercial aircraft
including the B727, B747, and A310. DHC’s conversion of a B747-300 for the king of Saudi Arabia
After a series of sales, in 2002 VT San Antonio Aerospace purchased the former DHC. In 2011, VT San
Antonio Aerospace re-established and re-branded the completion function as AERIA Luxury Interiors.