ABLE AEROSPACE SERVICES OPENS $9 MILLION, 60,000-S.F. FACILITY EXPANSION

Supports new technology, new business lines and up to 100 new jobs MESA, Arizona (September 6, 2019) – Employees, dignitaries and community members joined Able Aerospace Services, a Textron Aviation Inc. company, Thursday to officially open a $9 million building expansion at Able’s headquarters facility, located within Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport in Mesa, Arizona. The expansion adds 60,000 square feet to Able’s existing 200,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art campus. Able will use the expansion to incorporate new technology into  []

ABLE AEROSPACE SERVICES BREAKS GROUND ON 50,000-S.F. FACILITY EXPANSION

Approximately 100 new jobs planned to be added to current team of 450 employees in Mesa, Arizona MESA, Arizona (December 5­, 2018) – Able Aerospace Services, a Textron Aviation Inc. company, today joined with dignitaries from the East Valley, Phoenix and Phoenix Mesa Gateway Airport to celebrate the groundbreaking of a 50,000-square-foot expansion at its headquarters within Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport in Mesa, Arizona. The expansion allows Able to enhance the technology used in its repair  []

ASESA SELECTS ABLE AS EXCLUSIVE REPAIR AND OVERHAUL PROVIDER

Long-term agreement supports Bell 212 and 412 fleet across Mexico   MESA, Arizona (June 19­, 2018) – Mexico-based Aeroservicios Especializados S.A. de C.V. (ASESA) and Able Aerospace Services, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, have signed an agreement making Able the exclusive provider of component repairs, overhauls and exchanges for ASESA helicopters in Mexico – a fleet that includes a significant contingent of Bell 412 aircraft. The agreement also provides ASESA with preferred access to  []

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  []