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Dec
04
2019

S-64 Air Crane® Helicopter Headed to South Korea

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PORTLAND, ORE. – Erickson Incorporated, a worldwide leading operator, maintainer, and manufacturer of utility aircraft, announces the delivery of the K7 S-64 Air Crane® helicopter to the Korean Forest Service (KFS). On Friday, November 22nd, the K7 aircraft was loaded onto the Antonov An-124 out of Medford Oregon, Erickson’s manufacturing facility. The S-64 is well-known in Korea with a strong reputation for being the best firefighting aircraft available.

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Nov
21
2019

Erickson Named Top 10 Defense Manufacturing Solution Provider, 2019

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PORTLAND, ORE. – Erickson Incorporated, a worldwide leading operator, maintainer, and manufacturer of utility aircraft, was recognized by Manufacturing Technology Insights as a Top 10 Defense Manufacturing Provider for 2019.

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Nov
13
2019

Erickson Wins U.S. Transportation Command Defense Contract

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PORTLAND, ORE. – Erickson Incorporated, a worldwide leading operator, maintainer, and manufacturer of utility aircraft, was awarded a seat on the U.S. Transportation Command (TRANSCOM) $5.7 Billion contract to perform airlift services for the United States Armed Forces.

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Jul
10
2019

Erickson Takes Flight With The H225 Super Puma

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PORTLAND, ORE. – Erickson Incorporated, the leading operator, maintainer and manufacturer of utility aircraft, today announced their first flight with the H225 Super Puma, adding to their fleet of rotary wing and fixed wing platforms.

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Oct
31
2018

Erickson awarded U.S. Pacific Command Aerial Services Contract

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PORTLAND, Ore. — Erickson Incorporated, a leading aerospace manufacturer and aerial services company, has been awarded a firmed fixed price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for a base year with options for three additional years. The contract will provide dedicated rotary wing and fixed wing aircraft to the U.S. Pacific Command (USPACOM) area of responsibility (AOR). The USPACOM AOR is defined as, but not limited to, continental Asia, Philippine Islands, and countries supporting operations in the Philippines. Erickson will execute the contract utilizing organic rotary and fixed wing Erickson platforms.

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Feb
06
2018

New Finance Leadership Joins Erickson Incorporated

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PORTLAND, Ore. — Erickson Incorporated, a leading aerospace manufacturer and aerial services company has strengthened its leadership team under CEO and Director Douglas Kitani with the hiring of Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Stephen Wideman and Corporate Controller Micheal Hausinger. Doug Kitani said, “We are excited to have this new finance leadership at Erickson, which will continue to drive fiscal responsibility and discipline in support of our enterprise growth initiatives.”

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Jan
09
2018

Erickson contracted to build two additional S-64E Aircranes for the Korea Forest Service

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PORTLAND, Ore. — Erickson Incorporated, a leading aerospace manufacturer and aerial services company, has been contracted by the Korea Forest Service to build two new Aircranes to supplement the Forest Service’s firefighting capability. These aircraft are in addition to a previously ordered S64E Aircrane currently under construction at Erickson and due to be delivered in Q3 2018. The Forest Aviation Headquarters, a subsidiary of the Korea Forest Service, has ordered two additional S-64E models equipped with firefighting tanks, sea snorkels, foam cannons, glass cockpit, composite main rotor blades and NVG capability. The S-64 Aircrane is well-known in Korea and has a strong reputation for being the most efficient firefighting aircraft in their existing fleet.

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Jan
09
2018

Erickson Builds Expertise with New Hires

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PORTLAND, Ore. — Erickson Incorporated, a leading aerospace manufacturer and aerial services company, continues to build its leadership team under CEO and Director Douglas Kitani. Effective immediately, Kevin Cochie will serve as Vice President and General Manager of Defense and National Security where he will lead and manage sales, operations and growth for the business as well as manage Erickson’s Washington D.C. office. Hayden Olson will serve as Vice President of Safety and Human Capital, assuming a vital role that ensures a focus on Erickson’s most valuable asset, its people. Chris Schuldt will assume the role of Chief of Staff and Senior Director of DNS Special Programs.

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