SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – March 7, 2021 – StandardAero’s Helicopter Programs announced today that it has signed three new maintenance facilities to become Rolls-Royce RR300 engine Authorized Support Centers (ASC).
Alpha Aviation Co (Tokyo, Japan), Helisul Taxi Aereo LTDA (Curitiba, Brazil) and Florida Suncoast Helicopters (Sarasota, Florida) are now strategically aligned with StandardAero to support the RR300 engine in their respective territories. In addition, existing RR300 ASCs Genesis Helicopter Service (Calgary, Alberta), Rotorcraft Support Inc (Filmore, California), Eagle Copters South America (Santiago, Chile) and Taller Piza (Veracruz, Mexico) have all been renewed.
As an ASC, these six facilities are authorized to provide line maintenance and engine repair with specialized tooling and factory trained technicians. Heavy maintenance and overhaul are performed at StandardAero’s facilities in Winnipeg and Richmond BC Canada; Concord, North Carolina; and Portsmouth, United Kingdom, under an Approved Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul Center (AMROC) license from Rolls-Royce.
“Today’s announcement underscores StandardAero’s strategic alliances to provide the operators in these geographic markets with the world class RR300 servicing that StandardAero is known for,” said Cory Waldmo, Director of Customer Service for StandardAero Helicopter Programs. “We look forward to working closely with our ASC partners to support the MRO needs of their customers. There are now over 1,000 RR300 engines in service worldwide.”Visit StandardAero at booth #B4420 the annual 2023 HAI/Heli-Expo event on March 7-9 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia.
StandardAero is one of the world’s largest independent providers of services including engine and airframe maintenance, repair and overhaul, engine component repair, engineering services, interior completions and paint applications. StandardAero serves a diverse array of customers in business and general aviation, airline, military, helicopter, components and energy markets. StandardAero is owned by global investment firm Carlyle.