In light of the tough economic times, AFS is continuing its aggressive certification efforts in 2009 to provide additional engine protection solutions for rotorcraft operators. “Now is the time when our customers need products that provide a relatively quick Return On Investment (ROI),” said AFS President Michael Scimone. “AFS is focusing on both new production and legacy helicopters where customer needs provide a compelling business case. We are always open to listen to and evaluate our customers’ requests,” Scimone said.
AFS is the industry leader in the design, development and manufacture of high-performance engine IBF systems for commercial and military propulsion systems. The company manufactures certified IBF solutions for the AgustaWestland AW119 Koala, AW119Ke; Bell 205A1, 206B, 407, 206L-3/4, 206L-1(C30); Eurocopter EC130, AS350 B/BA/B1/B2/B3, AS350’s with Soloy or Heli-Lynx Honeywell engine conversions; MD Helicopters MD 369H Series, MD 500D/E/F and MD 900/902. AFS is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Donaldson Company, Inc. Traded on the NYSE under the symbol DCI, Donaldson is a member of the S&P MidCap 400 Index. Additional company information for AFS and DCI is available at www.afsfilters.com andwww.donaldson.com.
Visit AFS on the web at www.AFSfilters.com and at Booth 3947 at HELI-EXPO 2009 in Anaheim, Calif., February 22-24, 2009.
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