Mesa, Arizona – July 28, 2011. StandardAero has appointed Phoenix Heliparts of Mesa, AZ 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 Phoenix’s facilities in Arizona, creating a one-stop shop for MD500 helicopter operators with Rolls-Royce M250 engines. StandardAero’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 over 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.
“Phoenix Helicopters is a first-class organization supporting MD500 helicopters,” said Manny Atwal, vice president of helicopter programs at StandardAero. “We 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.”
Tina Cannon, president of Phoenix Heliparts also added, “By offering complete airframe and engine support through one source, we are providing an economical and convenient avenue for MD500 operators. StandardAero’s appointment underscores our dedication to providing the highest standards of quality, safety and professionalism. ”
StandardAero is one of the world’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., Canada, Europe, Singapore and Australia, along with an additional 14 regionally located service and support locations. The company is celebrating its 100th year of industry leadership in 2011.
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 company’s commitment to quality and unparalleled customer service sets it apart.