Kissimmee, FL, September 14, 2020 – Aviation Blade Services, Inc. (“ABS”), a wholly owned subsidiary of First Aviation Services Inc. announced today the appointment of John Brennan to the position of General Manager. Mr. Brennan brings a strong history of leadership and continuous improvement through his commercial aviation experience with both Avocet and HAECO as well as 20 years with the United States Air Force. Mr. Brennan is a graduate of Embry Riddle Aeronautical University with a Bachelor’s degree in Science and Technical Management.
Mr. Brennan said “I’m excited to be joining the Aviation Blade Services team as General Manager and being part of the First Aviation Services family. I’ve seen first hand the company’s commitment to growing ABS and maintaining its technical leadership.”
About Aviation Blade Services, Inc. (www.absblade.com)
Aviation Blade Services, Inc. (“ABS”) , based in Kissimmee, Florida, is best known for its expertise in the UH-60 Blackhawk rotor blade, as well as the Sikorsky, S-55, S-58, S-61, S-62, S-64, S-70, H-3, H34, and CH-54 rotor blades, and Westland Sea King rotor blades. With the most extensive library of Sikorsky rotor blade maintenance and manufacturing technical data outside of Sikorsky, ABS is the world’s premier repair facility for Sikorsky rotor blades. The company’s experience, knowledge and support for these rotor blades is unmatched.
About First Aviation Services Inc.® (www.firstaviation.com)
First Aviation Services Inc. (“FAvS”), headquartered in Westport, Connecticut, is a leading provider of component repair and overhaul, PMA parts manufacturing and rotables management to the aviation industry worldwide. FAvS’s principal operating subsidiaries are: Aerospace Turbine Rotables, Inc. (“AeTR”) and Evōlution Aerospace, Inc. (“EVO”) in Wichita, KS, Piedmont Propulsion Systems, LLC (“PPS”) in Winston-Salem, NC and Aviation Blade Services, Inc. (“ABS”) in Kissimmee, FL. Together, the companies repair and overhaul Landing Gear systems, Flight Controls, Actuation Systems, Lighting, Power Supplies, Oxygen and Fire Suppression systems, Hydrostatic Testing, Crew Masks, all Dowty, Hamilton, Hartzell and McCauley propellers and Sikorsky rotor blades. More information about FAvS and its subsidiaries may be found on the company’s website www.firstaviation.com.
Contact: Paul Bolton
Aviation Blade Services, Inc.