September 3, 2013 By Carey Fredericks
Sept. 3, 2013, Richmond, B.C. - Vector Aerospace Helicopter Services Inc. has recently been re-certified as a Sikorsky authorized S-76 and S-61 Overhaul and Repair Centre, and as a Sikorsky authorized Customer Support Center for the Sikorsky S-76 helicopter.
With the re-certification, Vector Aerospace Helicopter Services Inc. will continue to provide operators of Sikorsky helicopters with scheduled maintenance for the S-76 aircraft and repair, major overhaul and testing of certain components of the S-76 and S-61 aircraft. Recognized as a leading provider of aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services, Vector and its predecessors have extensive experience with Sikorsky Aircraft and its products that spans over 50 years.
“HSNA has made significant investments over the years to our test facilities, inventory, tooling, and training to provide superior levels of service for Sikorsky aircraft,” said Paul Cockell, president, Helicopter Services North America. “It is a pleasure to continue this well-established working relationship with Sikorsky. We look forward to many more years overhauling, maintaining and repairing S-76 and S-61 aircraft.”
“We welcome the opportunity to strengthen our relationship with a quality aviation specialist like Vector Aerospace. This re-certification is pivotal for enhancing our support capabilities in the region,” said Steve Bohlman, director of global service and support for Sikorsky Aerospace Services.