VANCOUVER, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Heli-One, an operating subsidiary of CHC Helicopter Corporation ("CHC") (TSX: FLY.A and FLY.B; NYSE:FLI) announced today the establishment of a new helicopter maintenance, repair and overhaul facility at Boundary Bay Airport in Delta, B.C., Canada, approximately 20 kilometres southeast of Vancouver.
Heli-One will establish a 235,000-square-foot facility including aircraft hangar, workshops and office space, with completion anticipated in October 2007. This new facility will support a wide range of components, engines and aircraft types including Agusta Westland, Bell, Eurocopter and Sikorsky.
CHC will invest approximately
Heli-One is the world's largest independent helicopter support company, providing logistics, maintenance and power-by-the-hour support for 14 different aircraft types operated by customers around the world.
CHC Helicopter Corporation is the world's largest provider of helicopter services to the global offshore oil and gas industry, with aircraft operating in more than 30 countries around the world.
SOURCE CHC Helicopter Corporation
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