Alpine Aerotech: More than an MRO

About five years ago, Alpine Aerotech realized an opportunity was hiding in plain sight. As a Bell and Leonardo authorized service center, the British Columbia-based company had developed a strong reputation for helicopter maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services since it was founded in 1991. Over the years, it had operated a parts department, stocking […]

Nimble and Responsive

Despite a turbulent year, AeroBrigham has continued to see great success as it builds upon an established reputation as a helicopter industry solutions provider. Located in Decatur, Texas, AeroBrigham was founded in 2015. From its current 15,000-square-foot facility at Decatur Municipal Airport, the company performs new aircraft completions, all sorts of reconfiguration and refurbishment projects, […]

Staying on Target

At Advanced Composite Structures (ACS), it’s not business as usual.  Surprisingly, despite the challenges presented by the global Covid-19 pandemic, it’s “business positive,” according to Bruce Anning, the company’s vice president of technical operations. Headquartered in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and with locations in California, Florida, Australia (coming soon), and a New Zealand affiliate, the 33-year-old company […]

Keeping Customers Flying

Pandemic life The challenges experienced by the helicopter industry in 2020 require little reminder. Many helicopter operators never stopped flying throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, performing their essential missions in an uncertain environment marked by ever-evolving sanitary challenges. Supporting these missions — those directly linked to the health crisis, such as transporting patients and vaccines, but […]