September 26, 2022
Owner of California Aircraft Parts Manufacturing Company Sentenced for Aircraft Parts Fraud
On September 26, 2022, the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California sentenced Aman Khan to 46 months of incarceration, 36 months of supervised release, $1,538,054 in restitution, and a $200 special assessment for aircraft parts fraud. Khan unlawfully manufactured aircraft parts, resold used aircraft parts as new aircraft parts, and falsified documentation to mislead customers regarding the origin and status of those parts.
DOT-OIG conducted this investigation with the Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security, Office of Export Enforcement; Defense Criminal Investigation Service; Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI); and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration-OIG.