August 4, 2022 By Helicopters Staff
StandardAero has officially opened two new facilities for Rolls-Royce RR300 helicopter engine MRO, which have been approved by Rolls-Royce. With this new expanded capability, the company is now able to service this engine type for Robinson R66 helicopter operators in Westminster, British Columbia, and Concord, North Carolina in addition to its existing facilities in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Portsmouth U.K. and Singapore.
While RR300 MRO will now take place at the two new facilities, StandardAero explains its engine testing capabilities will remain at locations in Winnipeg, Portsmouth and Dallas. StandardAero also services helicopter engine LRU’s including Fuel Control Units, PT Governors, Fuel Pumps and Starter Generators at its Portsmouth, Hialeah, Florida and Broomfield, Colorado locations.
In addition to its repair and overhaul capabilities, StandardAero notes how it maintains an extensive pool of engines, modules and accessories for quick exchange services. The company has also made new investments in lease assets and is well positioned to service this growing market.
“StandardAero is pleased to expand our global MRO services for RR300 engines and adding capabilities in Western Canada and the U.S. eastern coast significantly extends our geographic reach for servicing North American Operators,” said Cory Waldmo, Director of Customer Service for StandardAero Helicopters business unit. “We look forward to continuing to provide the industry’s best engine MRO services for RR300 operators around the world.”