Aviall, PHI Collaborate on Parts Management
PHI has partnered with Aviall in an effort to improve the Lafayette, La. helicopter operator’s parts supply-chain management. PHI will use Aviall’s Web Services online tools to communicate with suppliers, eliminating paperwork and costs, the companies said. Aviall is a Dallas- based aviation parts distributor that offers products from 225 OEMs. The company also operates maintenance shops that perform work on aircraft wheels, brakes, hose assemblies and batteries. PHI is one of the country’s largest helicopter operators, specializing in offshore oil and gas flight support.