Vector Aerospace and Era Helicopters LLC Sign Five-Year Support Contract for S76 and AS350 Fleets

Richmond, BC – Vector Aerospace  (, a global independent provider of aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services, is pleased to announce that Vector Aerospace Helicopter Services-North America (“HSNA”), a subsidiary of Vector Aerospace and one of the world’s leading providers of helicopter maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services, has signed a five-year agreement with Era Helicopters LLC (“Era”) for repair and overhaul of dynamic components for Era’s Sikorsky S76 and Eurocopter AS350 fleets.

As per the terms of the five-year agreement, HSNA will provide Era with inspection, repair, overhaul, testing, modification and other services as required including on site rental assets on Era’s S76 and AS350 fleets.

“HSNA is very pleased to be working with Era and providing repair and overhaul support for Era’s Sikorsky and Eurocopter fleets,” says Chris McDowell, vice president of sales & marketing at HSNA. “This contract reinforces the strong relationship we have developed with Era over the past 20 years by providing them with previous engine support services and fuel accessories for various product lines such as Sikorsky, Eurocopter, Arriel and Rolls-Royce.”

HSNA is a Eurocopter authorized repair and overhaul center for AS350, AS355 and EC 130 mechanical assemblies including aircraft maintenance and structural repairs and a Sikorsky authorized S-76 and S-61 overhaul and repair center. With these authorizations, HSNA will provide high quality MRO service, superior customer support and fast turn-times to Era’s Sikorsky and Eurocopter fleets.

Vector Aerospace holds approvals from some of the world's leading turbine engine, airframe and avionics OEMs. Engine products supported include a wide range of General Electric, Honeywell, Pratt & Whitney Canada, Rolls-Royce and Turbomeca, (all engine lines including complete test capability).  Vector Aerospace also provides support for a wide range of airframes from AgustaWestland, Boeing, Eurocopter and Sikorsky, including major inspections and dynamic component overhaul, and offers full-service avionics capability, including complete aircraft rewire plus glass cockpit engineering, development and integration.

About Vector Aerospace

Vector Aerospace is a global provider of aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services. Through facilities in Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, France, Australia, South Africa and Kenya, Vector Aerospace provides services to commercial and military customers for gas turbine engines, components and helicopter airframes. Vector’s customer-focused team includes over 2,700 motivated employees.

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