Airbus Helicopters

StandardAero provides worldwide support for all models of the Airbus Helicopters H125/AS350, AS355, H130/EC130, BO105, H135/EC135, BK117, EC145, AS332 and H225/EC225 series helicopters.

StandardAero authorized Safran Helicopter Engines Arriel 1 and Arriel 2 repair centre, providing full repair and overhaul services to civilian Arriel 1 operators in North and South America, and to Arriel 2 operators in North America and a Rolls-Royce M250 Authorized Maintenance Repair and Overhaul Center (AMROC), with full capability in Richmond, BC and with a branch location in Fleetlands, Gosport, UK.

StandardAero specializes in providing a comprehensive capability for the repair, modification and testing of an extensive range of dynamic components for H125/AS350, AS355, H130/EC130 and Alouette III and Gazelle SA 341/342 series helicopters.

Benefiting from over two decades of experience supporting Airbus Helicopters models, StandardAero is:

  • Airbus Helicopters Service Center
    • H125/AS350, AS355, H130/EC130, H135/EC135, BO105, BK117 and EC145
  • Airbus Helicopters Repair Center
    • H125/AS350, AS355 and H130/EC130
  • Airbus Helicopters Maintenance Center
    • H125/AS350, AS355, H130/EC130, H135/EC135, AS332 and H225/EC225


CONTACT US TODAY

Jeff Seidel
+1.604.374.0071
Jeff.Seidel@VectorAerospace.com

Mark Plunkett
+44 7736 339929
Mark.Plunkett@VectorAerospace.com

H125/AS350, AS355 & H130/EC130 Series

Structures and Composites

  • Fuselage and tailboom fixtures - Airbus Helicopters approved
  • Exchange fuselage and tailboom service available
  • Horizontal stabilizer repairs
  • Door and cowling repair
  • Firewall repairs
  • Vertical stabilizer and lower fin repairs/modifications
  • Canopy repairs
  • Ultrasonic inspection equipment
  • Honeycomb and composite panel rebuild using the following equipment in our dedicated composite shop:
    • Hot bond controllers and specialized heat blankets
    • Cure ovens
    • Vacuum clamp and bag systems

Maintenance  

  • Major and scheduled inspections 
  • Field service 
  • Component replacement 
  • Project management 
  • Pre-purchase inspections and insurance appraisals 
  • Accident damage quotations 
  • Component/engine repair and overhaul 

AS350BA to B2 Conversions 

Aircraft Modification Highlights:   

  • New Safran Helicopters Arriel 1D1 with new manufacturer warranty 
  • Increased aircraft gross weight (330 lb)
  • Fuel system upgrades
  • Tailboom structural improvements
  • Upgraded instrumentation
  • Main rotor head upgrades
  • Power train improvement
*Note that aircraft manufactured before 1987 will require additional aircraft specific modifications.

BA to B2 Conversion Benefits:

  • Increased gross weight and hot & high performance
  • Improved power margins for increased safety 
  • Reduced pilot workload and enhanced pilot ability
  • Enhanced mission profile for better marketability
  • Greater resale value offsets modification cost 


AS350/EC130 Crash-Resistant Fuel Tank

Designed in co-operation with Robertson Fuel Systems LLC, this direct replacement primary fuel tank features a number of important safety enhancements, including the introduction of all-new modernized fuel retention technology and the strategic relocation of certain critical components to further enhanced safety and ease of maintenance. 

Safety Features: 

  • Bladder equipped FAR Part 27 FAA Crash Resistant Design   
  • Self-sealing breakaway valve to prevent fuel leakage 
  • Vent system roll-over protection
  • Vent system flame arrestor 
  • Crash resistant recessed sump drain valve 

Ease of Maintenance Features:

  • Low installation time 
  • Modern fuel quantity transmitter that works with existing gauges both analog and VEMD
  • Quick change cartridge style boost pump, replaceable without draining fuel 
  • Independent low fuel level sensor 
  • All main components accessible at the bottom cover plate 
  • Increased inspection interval on the fuel pump
  • Single or dual pump configurations 

BO105

Structures and Composites

  • TCCA approved AMO for specialized structural and composite repair
  • FAA approved Repair Station for specialized structural and composite repair
  • Airbus Helicopters approved repair center for I+ level structural and composite repair
  • Tailboom Fixture (work aid)

Avionics / Airframe Re-wire  

  • TCCA approved AMO for specialized electrical and avionics repair and modification
  • FAA approved Repair Station for specialized electrical and avionics repair and modification
  • Engineering services for minor and major modifications for aircraft registered under, but not limited to, TCCA, FAA, EASA airworthiness authorities 

Maintenance

  • TCCA approved AMO for major Inspection, all recurring and non-scheduled maintenance
  • FAA approved Repair Station for major Inspections, all recurring and non-scheduled maintenance
  • Airbus Helicopters approved repair center for I level major Inspections, all recurring and non-scheduled maintenance 


H135/EC135

Structures and Composites

  • TCCA approved AMO for specialized structural and composite repair
  • FAA approved Repair Station for specialized structural and composite repair
  • Airbus Helicopters approved repair center for I+ level structural and composite repair

Avionics / Airframe Re-wire  

  • TCCA approved AMO for specialized electrical and avionics repair and modification
  • FAA approved Repair Station for specialized electrical and avionics repair and modification
  • Engineering services for minor and major modifications for aircraft registered under, but not limited to, TCCA, FAA, EASA airworthiness authorities 

Maintenance

  • TCCA approved AMO for major Inspection, all recurring and non-scheduled maintenance
  • FAA approved Repair Station for major Inspections, all recurring and non-scheduled maintenance
  • Airbus Helicopters approved repair center for I level major Inspections, all recurring and non-scheduled maintenance 

BK117

Structures and Composites

  • TCCA approved AMO for specialized structural and composite repair
  • FAA approved Repair Station for specialized structural and composite repair
  • Airbus Helicopters approved repair center for I+ level structural and composite repair
  • Tailboom Fixture (work aid)

Avionics / Airframe Re-wire  

  • TCCA approved AMO for specialized electrical and avionics repair and modification
  • FAA approved Repair Station for specialized electrical and avionics repair and modification
  • Engineering services for minor and major modifications for aircraft registered under, but not limited to, TCCA, FAA, EASA airworthiness authorities 

Maintenance

  • TCCA approved AMO for major Inspection, all recurring and non-scheduled maintenance
  • FAA approved Repair Station for major Inspections, all recurring and non-scheduled maintenance
  • Airbus Helicopters approved repair center for I level major Inspections, all recurring and non-scheduled maintenance 

EC145

Structures and Composites

  • TCCA approved AMO for specialized structural and composite repair
  • FAA approved Repair Station for specialized structural and composite repair
  • Airbus Helicopters approved repair center for I+ level structural and composite repair

Avionics / Airframe Re-wire  

  • TCCA approved AMO for specialized electrical and avionics repair and modification
  • FAA approved Repair Station for specialized electrical and avionics repair and modification
  • Engineering services for minor and major modifications for aircraft registered under, but not limited to, TCCA, FAA, EASA airworthiness authorities 

Maintenance

  • TCCA approved AMO for major Inspection, all recurring and non-scheduled maintenance
  • FAA approved Repair Station for major Inspections, all recurring and non-scheduled maintenance
  • Airbus Helicopters approved repair center for I level major Inspections, all recurring and non-scheduled maintenance 

AS332, AS332C, AS332L, AS332L1

Structures and Composites

  • Floor support structure repair
  • Fuel cell bay structure repair
  • Stabilizer support fitting replacement
  • Main landing gear spindle support fitting replacement
  • Skin and exterior structure repair and replacement
  • Extensive primary and secondary composite repair capabilities

Maintenance  

  • Airbus Helicopters approved repair center for O level for Line maintenance
  • Airbus Helicopters approved repair center for I level for Base maintenance

Avionics

  • Aircraft re-wire


H225/EC225

Maintenance  

  • Airbus Helicopters approved repair center for O level for Line maintenance
  • Airbus Helicopters approved repair center for I level for Base maintenance