Sikorsky was assisted in this sale by Oxford Aviation Services Limited, trading as Lynton Aviation Aircraft Sales, one of Sikorsky's non-exclusive sales representatives for sales in the U.K. Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX).
"We are really excited that Advanced Engineering has chosen the S-76® helicopter again," said Alex Sharp, Sikorsky Regional Sales Manager. "We are particularly pleased with this transaction, as they have operated a S-76A+™ helicopter for a number of years, and have now chosen to upgrade to our current production model, the S-76C++. We view this as continued recognition of the outstanding safety, reliability, proven performance and value for money that the S-76 offers."
Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., based in Stratford, Conn., is a world leader in helicopter design, manufacturing, and service. The company's long commitment to safety and innovation is reflected in its mission statement: "We pioneer flight solutions that bring people home everywhere...every timeTM."
United Technologies Corp., based in Hartford, Conn., provides a broad range of high-technology products and support services to the aerospace and building systems industries.