AcroHeliPro Appoints General Manager for Langley Maintenance Facility

October 6, 2006 – ACROHELIPRO Global Services Inc., a subsidiary of Vector Aerospace Corporation, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Phil Kemp as General Manager of the company’s Langley aircraft maintenance facilities. Kemp brings more than 30 years of aviation experience at the senior management level, encompassing every aspect of helicopter maintenance and […]

ACROHELIPRO Makes Significant Investment in GE’s CT7-8A Program

April 18, 2006 – ACROHELIPRO Global Services Inc., a subsidiary of Vector Aerospace Corporation is pleased to announce that it is making a significant financial and resource investment for tooling and test cell upgrades to accommodate assembly, inspection and testing (AIT) of the CT7-8A engines for the Canadian military. The CT7-8A powers the Military’s newly […]

ACROHELIPRO Global Services Awarded DND Sea King T58 Engine Support Contract

June 2, 2005 – ACROHELIPRO Global Services Inc. (AHGS), a subsidiary of Vector Aerospace Corporation, has been awarded the contract to support Canada’s Department of National Defence (DND) Sea King Helicopter T58 engines. The contract value is estimated at C$5m per year and contains option periods that extend until the end of the service life […]

ACROhelipro Global Services and Eurocopter Sign 5-Year Repair Centre Agreement

April 14, 2005 – ACROhelipro subsidiary of Vector Aerospace Corporation, has renewed their repair centre agreement with Eurocopter as an approved repair and overhaul provider. The new agreement is effective immediately and will be valid for a period of 5 years. ACROhelipro Global Services Inc.’s President, Peter Tierney commented, “This agreement solidifies our relationship with […]

Killick Capital Buys 10.8% of Vector Aerospace

January 25, 2005 – An investment in Vector Aerospace Corporation has been made by Killick Capital Inc.  On January 20, 2005, Killick acquired 2,636,400 Common Shares of Vector on the TSX, which together with the 22,000 Common Shares of Vector already owned by Killick and the 1,049,411 Common Shares of Vector held by Mark Dobbin, […]

ACRO Aerospace receives license for T700 engine overhaul

April 7, 2004 – ACRO Aerospace Inc. (ACRO), a subsidiary of Vector Aerospace Corporation, has signed a licensing agreement with General Electric Canada for overhaul of General Electric (GE) T700 model engines. The agreement covers overhaul of military T700 helicopter engines for fifteen countries, covering S-70/A/B, UH-60/A/L and SH-2G helicopters. The license builds on a […]

ACRO Aerospace Signs Agreement with GE for Support and Assembly of T700 Engines

November 11, 2002 – ACRO Aerospace Inc. (ACRO), a subsidiary of Vector Aerospace Corporation, has signed a Memorandum of Agreement with General Electric Canada Inc., GE Aircraft Engine Canada Division, and GEAE Technology Inc. for in-service support and licensed assembly of General Electric T700 aircraft engines. The agreement covers in service support of the T700 […]

Vector Aerospace Corporation Wins International Military Contracts Valued at $32.5 Million

January 26, 2001 — Vector Aerospace Corporation (Vector) today announced the recent wins of four international military contracts valued at $32.5 million. Vector’s Helicopter Group – ACRO Aerospace and Helipro International – won three of these awards. The first award relates to a $15.5 million program for the overhaul and refurbishment of the Venezuelan Army’s […]

Vector Wins Pratt & Whitney Contracts

Vector Aerospace has been awarded three new engine distributor and designated overhaul facility agreements from Pratt & Whitney Canada Inc. and it has renewed and expanded its existing PW100 licence. These agreements will be assigned to existing Vector subsidiaries.  PWC, a subsidiary of United Technologies and the original equipment manufacturer of the engines, designated Vector […]

GE Aircraft Engines Selects Acro Aerospace For Engine Assembly

August 7, 1997 — GE Aircraft Engines has selected Canada’s ACRO Aerospace to assemble and test T700 turboshaft engines for Canada’s new search and rescue (SAR) helicopters. The proposed agreement calls for ACRO to assemble and test up to 50 of the high-technology engines for the SAR helicopter. The complete terms of the agreement are […]