Vector Aerospace showcases full range of service options at European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (Booth #579)

Toronto, Canada – Vector Aerospace Corporation (Vector -, an independent provider of aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services will exhibit at the 11th annual European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (EBACE), taking place at the Geneva Palexpo in Geneva, Switzerland from May 17-19th, 2011 (Booth #579).

“2010 was characterized by continued market growth and expansion at Vector,” says John MacDougall, Vector’s senior vice-president of sales and marketing. “At EBACE 2011, we invite operators, Original Equipment Manufacturers and vendors to visit our booth and meet with Vector’s experienced team of Sales and Customer Support specialists to discuss how we can support their specific engine repair, maintenance and overhaul requirements.”

Over the past year, Vector services expansion within the European market included the addition of repair and overhaul for the Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6 engine, and with the recent acquisition of the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) Part 145 approval rating for all variants of the Rolls-Royce (RR) M250 engine; Vector now offers European in-region repair and overhaul support for those operators from its Fleetlands, United Kingdom facilities.

The RR M250 engine powers a large number of helicopters and small fixed-wing aircraft, and has been at the core of Vector’s engine repair and overhaul services offering for more than 20 years. From its Fleetlands-UK; Richmond, British Columbia-Canada and Dallas, Texas-USA facilities, Vector offers its award winning M250 engine repair, overhaul and test capabilities to civil and military engine operators located throughout the world.

Through 15 strategically located facilities in Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom and South Africa, Vector Aerospace offers a comprehensive service portfolio, including:

- Engines: Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6T, PT6A, JT15D, PW100, PW307 and PW308A, Rolls-Royce M250, Arriel 1 and Arriel 2, General Electric T58 / CT58 and CT-7A / T700 - all engine lines include complete test capability

- Dynamic components

- Airframes and major inspections (support for various Sikorsky, Bell and Eurocopter models)

- Full-service avionics; including glass cockpit engineering, development and integration

- Complete aircraft rewires, etc.