2-Aug-2011 Source: StandardAero
StandardAero has appointed Phoenix Heliparts of Mesa, Ariz. as a StandardAero Authorized Support Center for Rolls Royce Model 250 engines as installed on MD500 helicopters.
StandardAero clients can now obtain engine repair & overhaul (R&O) services contracted through Phoenixâ€™s facilities in Arizona, creating a one-stop shop for MD500 helicopter operators with Rolls Royce M250 engines. StandardAeroâ€™s engine services include R&O for the entire series of M250 engines installed on MD500 helicopters, primarily for Series II and Series IV gas turbine engines (C20B, C20R, C30, C47).
With more than 20 years experience servicing its international customer base, Phoenix Heliparts has established itself as a leader in MD500 maintenance, overhaul, completions, restorations, refurbishments and avionics. The scope of the Support Center agreement confirms that Phoenix Heliparts and StandardAero will together provide operators complete aircraft and engine servicing.
â€œPhoenix Helicopters is a first-class organization supporting MD500 helicopters,â€ said Manny Atwal, vice president of helicopter programs at StandardAero. â€œWe are excited to be partnered with such an organization so as to better provide increased levels of support and service to our U.S. based customers.â€
Tina Cannon, president of Phoenix Heliparts also added, â€œBy offering complete airframe and engine support through one source, we are providing an economical and convenient avenue for MD500 operators. StandardAeroâ€™s appointment underscores our dedication to providing the highest standards of quality, safety and professionalism. â€
About Phoenix Heliparts
Phoenix Heliparts offers a Total Support Team to a worldwide customer base, which includes offering a significant parts inventory for immediate shipment. Capabilities include engineering, avionics, interiors, sheet metal, AP & IA mechanics, field support, component overhaul, and now, for Rolls Royce gas turbine engines removal and reinstallation services. The companyâ€™s commitment to quality and unparalleled customer service sets it apart.
StandardAero is one of the worldâ€™s largest independent providers of services including engine and airframe repair and overhaul, engine component repair, engineering services, interior completions and paint applications. The company serves a diverse array of customers in business and general aviation, airline, military, energy and VIP completions markets. A Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) company, StandardAero provides a global service network of 12 primary facilities in the U.S