DART Appoints New Director of Aftermarket Support and Services

Hawkesbury – (April 28, 2014) DART Aerospace has recently announced the appointment of Rick Golob as Director of Aftermarket Support and Services.  In this new position, Rick will be responsible for aligning and managing all of DART Aerospace’s repair and overhaul network in order to better support the needs of DART’s world-wide customers. Rick will work on improving DART’s capabilities to overhaul flotation and liferaft equipment in key markets including North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East and the Asia-Pacific region.

Rick has an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the rotary wing industry.  With  over 35 years of aviation experience, and an extensive background in OEM manufacturing, avionics, business development, sales, program management, and Maintenance Repair and Overhaul (MRO), he will bring significant service and operational insight to his new role. Rick also holds a FAA Commercial Instrument Pilot rating and has logged over 5,000 hours in helicopters. 

Rick will be working out of DART Aerospace’s Broussard facility, located just south of the Lafayette Louisiana airport; conveniently situated near our Gulf of Mexico customers to better fill their business needs.

To learn more about Rick, view his profile on LinkedIn.

Learn more about DART Aerospace at www.dartaerospace.com


DART Aerospace is “Mission Ready”. A privately held aerospace company, we provide industry-leading design, manufacturing and market-certified solutions for the helicopter and aerospace industry. With an impressive line-up of over 700 STC’s and 5,000 products, DART offers a comprehensive portfolio of: aftermarket products, accessories, spare parts and tools for civil and military operators, all major rotorcraft OEMs, completion centers and MR&O facilities. DART’s key products include: flotation systems, landing gears, interior and exterior accessories, cargo expansion, external loads, cable cutters and filters. All this, in addition to extensive engineering capabilities and manufacturing centers delivering fast time-to-market solutions with superior customer support in over 120 countries worldwide.