Defense Solutions

Erickson executes sophisticated solutions to ensure safe, mission-specific performance across the globe with vertically integrated mechanical support. Erickson builds and repairs aircraft for the U.S. Military for no-fail missions.

Bringing Legacy aircraft back to mission-ready shape

Our in-house maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) services can improve your field operations and extend the life of legacy military aircraft. Erickson has been offering superior service to DoD and other U.S. Government customers for over 50 years. Get real OEM-level solutions to obtain the highest performance out of your fleet.

Our capabilities extend to several platform types, including Bell 214ST, the S-64 Air Crane® helicopter, CH/MH-53, H225 Super Puma, UH-60, UH-1, AH-1, and more.

Erickson’s Quality Management System is ISO 9001:2015/AS9110C/AS9100D certified for maintenance, repair, and overhaul operations and manufacturing of assemblies and components of aircraft for aerospace, defense, and national security industries. Erickson is also FAA and EASA certified.

  • Fully Integrated
  • Legacy Focused
  • Solutions Driven
  • Cost Effective
  • Experienced & Qualified


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Erickson’s H-53 Program

Since 2016, Erickson has delivered a holistic support package for the H-53 platform, allowing a team of experts to inspect and process a total of eleven helicopters to date for the U.S. Military.

Support and services include: 

  • Component Repair and Overhaul
  • Parts Fabrication and Manufacturing
  • Engineering Solutions Support
  • Supply Augmentation Support

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“I saw their facilities and I saw the quality of work and caliber of what they are doing out there in that facility…I was impressed with their capability, their organic capability and the product that they put out.”

– Lt. Col. Kristofor Stark, Service Lead in PMA-261, the NAVAIR program office for H-53s