Jan. 17, 2011, Mirabel, Que. - Bell Helicopter has been awarded a 10-year, $640M (CAN) support services contract for the Canadian Forces CH146 Griffon fleet.
Jan. 13, 2011, Singapore - Eurocopter South East Asia (ESEA) on Tuesday unveiled its new 8,200-square meter Singapore facility, which is a key element for the growth strategy of this Eurocopter regional affiliate in the dynamic South East Asia helicopter marketplace.
Dec. 3, 2010, Toronto - Vector Aerospace Corporation announced today that Vector's Board of Directors has commenced a review of strategic alternatives with the objective of enhancing shareholder value.
Dec. 2, 2010, Langley, B.C. – Vector Aerospace Helicopter Services-North America has recently been granted a Transport Canada Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for an Integrated Cockpit Display System (ICDS, or “glass cockpit installation”) for the Bell 205 series helicopter.
Nov. 22, 2010, Langley, B.C. - Associated Aviation announced Sunday the acquisition of Timber Wolf Aviation; a helicopter MRO organization based near Ottawa, Ontario Canada that has successfully provided quality services to the Canadian and United States helicopter market since May of 2004.
Nov. 18, 2010, Zhuhai, China - A five-year development plan for the expansion of capabilities at COHC General Aviation Maintenance & Engineering Co., Ltd. (CGAMEC) in China has been signed by Eurocopter and the two other shareholders of this jointly-owned operation, Citic Offshore Helicopter Co. Ltd. (COHC) and Samwell Aviation.
Oct. 4, 2010, Yellowknife - Discovery Air Inc. is pleased to announce the commencement of operations of its newest subsidiary, Discovery Air Technical Services Inc. (DATS). Established to provide maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services from its facility at Quebec City's Jean Lesage International Airport, DATS received its Approved Maintenance Organization (AMO) Certificate from Transport Canada in late August, and was recently awarded its first contract to assist with overhaul work on behalf of a European ERJ 145 operator.
Sept. 29, 2010, Victoria, B.C. - Vector Aerospace Helicopter Services-North America has received Turbomeca Engine Corporation (Turbomeca) approval for full repair and overhaul on the Arriel 2 engine.
Sept. 28, 2010, Fleetlands, U.K. - Vector Aerospace Corporation officially opened the 13th Annual Sea King Maintenance Symposium in Portsmouth this morning. Opening remarks came from Lieutenant-Colonel Ken MacKenzie of the Canadian Department of National Defence and Chairperson for the event Steering Committee, followed by Declan O’Shea, President and Chief Executive Officer for Vector Aerospace Corporation.
Sept. 22, 2010, Vancouver - Vector Aerospace Helicopter Services-North America is pleased to announce it has been awarded Turbomeca Engine Corporation (Turbomeca) approval for full repair and overhaul on the Arriel 2 engine. Under the terms of the licensing agreement, Vector can now provide operators in North America (including Mexico) comprehensive Arriel 2 engine repair and overhaul support, including full test capability.
Sept. 9, 2010, Calgary - Vector Aerospace Corporation is pleased to announce the official opening of Vector Aerospace Engine Services- Atlantic’s newest service center, located in Calgary, Alta.
Sept. 7, 2010, Richmond, B.C. - Vector Aerospace Corporation is pleased to announce the 2010 International Sea King Maintenance Symposium being hosted in Portsmouth, United Kingdom from September 28th-30th has filled all event sponsorship positions and delegate registrations are being received on a daily basis.
August 12, 2010, RIchmond, B.C. - Vector Aerospace Corporation receiving a tremendous show of support from members of the international Sea King/S61 operator and support community in preparing for the 2010 International Sea King Maintenance Symposium.
July 15, 2010, Fort Worth, Tx. - Bell Helicopter announced today the expansion of performance capabilities to its line of 206L single-engine helicopters with performance upgrade offerings to customers at a reduced price.
There are more than 120 Bell Helicopter-authorized Customer Service Facilities (CSFs) around the world, but only 12 CSFs scored high enough on the helicopter manufacturer’s Bell Achievement Ranking System (BARS) to win a “platinum level” customer service rating for 2010.
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