Vector Aerospace OK’d for Arriel 2 Repair and Overhaul

 - October 28, 2009, 10:53 AM

Vector Aerospace has received Turbomeca’s approval to repair and overhaul civil Arriel 2 engines in North America. The approval opens the company’s market reach to operators of current and future Eurocopters, Sikorskys and AgustaWestlands. According to president and CEO Declan O’Shea, Vector has been a major contributor to the Turbomeca support network and provider of Arriel 1 engine repair and overhaul services for nearly 20 years. Vector also holds approvals as an Arriel 1 overhaul center and an Arriel 1 and 2 service center. The company offers repair and overhaul of various engine models for helicopter and fixed-wing applications as well as dynamic components, structures and avionics up to and including glass cockpit supplemental type certificate development and system integrations. Vector Aerospace has facilities in Canada, the U.S., the UK and Africa.