Aviall, Russian Helicopters sign Rolls-Royce M250 support deal

 - February 15, 2012, 2:00 PM

Component specialist Aviall Services and Helicopter Service Co. (HSC), a subsidiary of Russian manufacturer Russian Helicopters, have signed an agreement to support rotorcraft powered by Rolls-Royce M250 engines. HSC, which operates the only M250 authorized support center in Russia, will buy parts for M250 engines and other helicopter parts directly from Aviall. Currently there are more than 100 M250-powered helicopters in Russia, mostly Kamov Ka-226 light twins.

HSC supplies parts and technical materials in approximately 25 countries, including the U.S. Aviall, which is a subsidiary of Boeing, is headquartered in Dallas and has 40 global customer service centers worldwide.