DALLAS, June 1 (UPI) -- Sikorsky Aerospace Services announced the dedication of its new Texas-based facility designed to support helicopter blade repairs.
U.S. company Sikorsky, maker of the widely deployed UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter, has dedicated its Composite Technology unit's new maintenance and repair installation at the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport in Texas.
The 152,000-square-foot building is designed to support helicopter blade repair and overhaul for a wide range of helicopter models.
"This is a world-class blade repair facility that offers us greater efficiencies, which translates to faster repairs and lower costs for our customers," David Adler, Sikorsky Aerospace Services president, said in a statement.
"With operating costs playing such a critical role in our industry, we are focused on helping operators achieve their objectives through Composite Technology's technical expertise and multi-original equipment manufacturer capability."