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AAR Takes Delivery of Two New Sikorsky S-92 Helicopters
February 16th, 2011
AAR (NYSE: AIR) announced that it has added two new Sikorsky S-92® helicopters to its fleet of 29 rotary-wing and 20 fixed-wing aircraft that the Company uses to provide airlift services for the U.S. Government. The S-92 helicopters will be used to support a previously announced $450 million task order to provide super-heavy airlift services for USTRANSCOM in Afghanistan and are set to be deployed on-schedule in mid-February.
AAR Airlift serves as one of the nation's largest providers of intra-theater airlift and has capabilities to support a wide range of defense, security and humanitarian relief operations. The delivery of these aircraft marks a major milestone for...
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Source: VerticalNews Defense & Aerospace (2011-02-16)