By Staff Writer | March 17, 2015
Able Aerospace Services of Mesa, Ariz. has signed a formal service agreement with leading helicopter services company PHI, Inc. to take on all of PHI’s Bell 206L and 407 component overhaul and exchange work.
“We have been using Able’s services for years, and in that time have saved millions of dollars through direct purchase savings, increased parts lifecycles and a safe, smart and streamlined service process,” said Kenny Highlander, Director of Materials for PHI Inc. “This agreement allows us to secure these benefits for the long term, providing a new level of support to our internal teams and our growing company.”
“Able has enjoyed a long and very positive relationship with PHI, and we are thrilled at their success,” said Able Aerospace Vice President John Jackson. “That relationship is based, in part, on our shared goal of maximizing the efficiencies of PHI’s 206L and 407 fleets while maintaining an absolute commitment to safety – something PHI is known and highly respected for. We are honored at the trust they have placed in Able for this work.”
Globally, Able offers the industry’s most comprehensive menu of FAA approved Bell 206 and 407 Parts Manufacturer Approvals (PMA) and repair capabilities, and the world’s largest component exchange inventory for the Bell 407.
Based in Lafayette, La., PHI, Inc. delivers safe and reliable helicopter transpiration worldwide, with a focus on energy basins and offshore industries such as oil and gas, mining, air medical, international and technical services.
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