HAI Convention News

Heli-Expo First-time Exhibitor: Advanced Helicopter Services

 - March 6, 2013, 2:20 PM

Sparrow Aviation has become Advanced Helicopter Services (AHS, Booth No. C3407) and is exhibiting for the first time at Heli-Expo’13.

“We’re always looking for ways to improve our services and support with new innovations and ideas,” said company founder Sparrow Tang. AHS is also continually looking for motivated, talented A&P mechanics with previous experience on Bell, Agusta, and Eurocopter helicopters.

AHS occupies more than 55,000 sq ft at the Watts-Woodland Airport in north central California. There the company provides comprehensive helicopter maintenance as an FAA Part 145 repair station and authorized service center for Eurocopter, AgustaWestland, Robinson and Enstrom helicopters, and authorized Turbomeca engine maintenance center. AHS is the only company in North America that is both a Eurocopter service center and Turbomeca maintenance center, according to Tang.

AHS offers major maintenance, including structural repairs and airframe modifications, 24-hour AOG support both for spares and maintenance, analysis, troubleshooting, recordkeeping, technical support, engineering services and customized airframe-specific support. Avionics equipment installations as well as inspection, repair and replacement are also in the company’s range of capabilities. o