Rotorcraft Update: American Eurocopter Gains Level-D Approval

 - December 29, 2009, 6:53 AM

American Eurocopter recently received level-D certification and is now authorized to repair and overhaul tailbooms and stabilizers for the EC 135. The company can now perform all tailboom repairs for the EC 135, EC 145, BO 105 and BK 117 at its facility in Grand Prairie, Texas. It also anticipates receiving level-D certification for its blade shop this year and expects to have a full airframe jig for the EC 135/EC 145 in place by the second quarter.