Able’s Beth Mann: Women in Aviation Mentor

Congratulations to Able Customer Account Manager Beth Mann, who is profiled as an industry mentor in the March/April 2018 issue of Aviation for Women. Read on at: https://bit.ly/2pGbvAa. Want to become a mentor or mentee through Women in Aviation International? Learn more at www.WAI.org or www.WAI.org/members/mentors.  

Rotorcraft Pro EXECUTIVE WATCH: GABRIEL MASSEY

Able Aerospace Services, a Textron-owned company in Mesa, Arizona, has built the numbers in its favor. In its 30 years of business, the MRO (maintenance, repair, and overhaul) corporation has repaired millions of components for OEMs and operators across the globe. Two key drivers: An innovative, solutions-focused culture, and an on-site, experienced engineering team that works with designated engineering representatives. One dedicated engineer rose through Textron’s ranks to pilot Able Aerospace Services from an all-encompassing  []

THE NEXT WAVE: ABLE AEROSPACE SERVICES ROLLS OUT BELL 505 CAPABILITIES

Along with Bell 429 services, positions company for next wave of MRO demand   MESA, Arizona (February 27, 2018) – Preparing for the next generation of modern rotor-wing maintenance requirements, Able Aerospace Services has rolled out comprehensive component assembly-level support for the Bell 505 helicopter. In conjunction with its full Bell 429 capabilities, this further bolsters Able as the go-to source for cutting-edge helicopter component repair, overhaul, parts and completion solutions. The new Bell 505  []

Able Aerospace: Insight Magazine Spring 2018

When you’re Able, your name is everything. And we work tirelessly to live up to our name. From repairs to overhauls, and new approved replacement parts to new completion capabilities – all with airworthiness certifications from regions across the globe – we are more able to serve you with safe, cost-effective, industry-leading rotor-craft support. And we’re not done yet. Read on to learn more! Insight_HAI2018_Able  

EARNING OUR NAME @HELI-EXPO 2018

WHAT’S IN A NAME? WHEN YOU’RE ABLE, YOUR NAME IS EVERYTHING. And in the past 12 months, we’ve done a lot to live up to our name! If we haven’t talked since last year, we hope you’ll come see us at Heli-Expo 2018.   Learn about the new repairs… new overhauls… new approved replacement parts… and new completion capabilities that make us more ABLE than ever to serve you with safe, cost-effective, industry-leading rotor-craft support. And  []

TUCSON POLICE DEPARTMENT SELECTS ABLE AEROSPACE FOR CR&O SUPPORT

Company to provide component repair, overhaul and parts services for Air Support Unit MESA, Arizona (January 3, 2017) – The Tucson Police Department has selected Able Aerospace Services, a subsidiary of Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, to provide component repair and overhaul (CR&O) and parts services for its Air Support Unit fleet of Bell Jet Ranger 206B3 helicopters. The contract will provide the Tucson Police Department with access to Able’s expanded  []

AIR EVAC LIFETEAM SIGNS CONTRACT RENEWAL WITH ABLE AEROSPACE SERVICES

Continues 15-year MRO and avionics upgrade relationship MESA, Arizona (November 2, 2017) – Able Aerospace Services, a subsidiary of Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, has signed a long-term contract renewal with Air Evac Lifeteam, part of Air Medical Group Holdings – the largest air ambulance service in the U.S. The contract designates Able as the exclusive service provider for dynamic component repair and overhaul services for Air Evac Lifeteam’s fleet of  []

ABLE EXPANDS MAINTENANCE CENTER WITH FAA CERTIFICATION FOR AS350

MESA, Arizona (October 2, 2017) – Able Aerospace Services Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, has been awarded an operations specification by the FAA to complete airframe and Level 1 engine maintenance on the Airbus Helicopters AS350B2/B3 models. The new Operating Specification addition significantly expands the capabilities of the Able Maintenance Center (AMC), established by Able to provide a full suite of rotorcraft airframe services including maintenance, inspections, airframe repair, avionics upgrade and paint.  []

ABLE AEROSPACE SERVICES BRINGS NEW BOOTH, NEW CAPABILITIES TO HELITECH

Offers new ways to convey depth and breadth of company’s CR&O expertise MESA, Arizona (September 28, 2017) – Able Aerospace Services, a subsidiary of Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, is bringing a new booth to Helitech International, featuring touch-screen technology to help communicate the depth and breadth of Able’s component repair, overhaul (CR&O) and completion capabilities. “Able has invested in technology that allows us to virtually showcase our products and capabilities,  []

ABLE AEROSPACE EXPANDS SERVICES TO INDIA MARKET WITH DGCA APPROVAL

Reflects focus on global expansion and access to company’s MRO capabilities MESA, Arizona (September 14, 2017) – Able Aerospace Services, a subsidiary of Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, has earned certification by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) of India to provide a wide spectrum of repair, overhaul and approved replacement parts support for rotor- and fixed-wing aircraft registered in India. For Able, this includes high-quality, cost-saving maintenance, repair and  []