Sikorsky announced plans to expand its S-92 heavy-lift aircraft and S-76 medium lift helicopter support services in the Asia-Pacific region.
Thai Aviation Services is scheduled to become the first Sikorsky Customer Support Center in Thailand by the end of 2017. The announcement was made at the inaugural 2017 Rotorcraft Asia show, Thaiaviation said in a statement Wednesday.
Christophe Nurit, Sikorsky’s regional sales executive, Asia said, “As the preferred service center in Thailand, Thai Aviation Services will provide a critical role in offering support for Sikorsky helicopters in the region.”
Customer Support Centers will enable quick access to logistics and spare parts inventory for operators while providing advanced service capabilities. This support center will represent Sikorsky’s seventh in the Asia-Pacific region.
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