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  []

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  []

ABLE AEROSPACE SERVICES ANNOUNCES BELL 429 CR&O CAPABILITIES

Keeps global service provider on the forefront of new platform technology MESA, Arizona (September 7, 2017) – Able Aerospace Services, a subsidiary of Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, has announced the addition of repair and overhaul services for the Bell 429, a helicopter with features that support the mission of Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and related public service operators. “We pride ourselves on working at the speed of the customer, and  []

ABLE NAMED TOP EXPORTER BY MARICOPA ASSOCIATION OF GOVERNMENTS

What do aerospace, peanut butter and athletic conditioning have in common? In Arizona, they represent companies being honored for exporting success by the Sun Corridor Recognition Program. Within this shortlist of winners, Able Aerospace Services, Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, was named as the Top Scoring Export Business and an exporting “expert” among all companies nominated for the award program. City of Mesa Mayor John Giles honored Able during a certificate presentation, held  []

IT’S OFFICIAL: ABLE CHANGES NAME TO ABLE AEROSPACE SERVICES, INC.

Able Engineering & Component Services Inc. and Able Aerospace Inc. have merged into a single entity named Able Aerospace Services, Inc. The change caps off a progression that began with the company’s early 2016 acquisition by Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company. “Able has always worked from one overarching mission, which is to safely reduce aircraft operating costs by providing resourceful component repair, overhaul and approved replacement parts solutions,” said Lee Benson,  []