HOLLYWOOD, Fla. and MIAMI, May 23, 2017 -- HEICO Corporation (NYSE:HEI.A) (NYSE:HEI) was selected by the airlines of Latin America and the Caribbean to receive the 2016-2017 Top Supplier Recognition. HEICO was ranked Number 1 out of over 200 suppliers evaluated. This recognition is presented to industry suppliers that have demonstrated their dedication to the highest standards in categories such as customer support and documentation, turn-around times, and quality service.
Laurans A. Mendelson, HEICO's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, along with HEICO's Co-Presidents, Eric A. Mendelson and Victor H. Mendelson, commented, "Being recognized as Top Supplier by the airlines themselves is a great honor and HEICO is delighted to receive this prestigious recognition. HEICO's successful growth is a collective endeavor and a tribute to HEICO's 5,000 Team Members worldwide who do an outstanding job every day."
The announcement by the Latin American and Caribbean Air Transport Association (ALTA) Airline members took place during the 2017 ALTA CCMA & Aircraft MRO Conference.
ALTA (Latin American and Caribbean Air Transport Association) is a private, non-profit
organization that coordinates the collaborative efforts of its members in order to facilitate the development of safer, more efficient and environmentally friendly air transport in the Latin America and Caribbean region for the mutual benefit of the association's members, their customers and the industry.
HEICO Corporation is engaged primarily in certain niche segments of the aviation, defense, space, medical, telecommunications and electronics industries through its Hollywood, Florida-based Flight Support Group and its Miami, Florida-based Electronic Technologies Group. HEICO's customers include a majority of the world's airlines and overhaul shops as well as numerous defense and space contractors and military agencies worldwide in addition to medical, telecommunications and electronics equipment manufacturers. For more information about HEICO, please visit our website at http://www.heico.com.