By Staff Writer | February 1, 2008
SERVICES | MAINTENANCE
Rotor Blades Limited has received EASA and Bell Helicopter approval to begin rotor-blade repair operations in Southern England.
The subsidiary of Edwards and Associates occupies a purpose-built, new facility in Warminster, Wiltshire, United Kingdom and is actively repairing customer main and tail rotor blades.
"The EASA approval marks nearly eight months of detailed preparation of the facility and specialized training of the staff.," said European Operations Manager Nick Parker,. Rotor Blades Limited can support Bell operators throughout Europe and Western Africa, he said.
Rotor Blades Limited is an expansion of Rotor Blades Inc. in Broussard, La. in the United States. It will support all Bell models and pursue approvals to repair Sikorsky, Eurocopter, AgustaWestland, and other aircraft.