Manufacturing & MRO

A Legacy Built on Excellence

Erickson has operated high-performance utility helicopters for over 50 years and has become well-known as a trusted partner for legacy aircraft operators.  

Erickson has a strong depth of capability to manufacture, modify, and operate rotary-wing and fixed-wing platforms. Erickson is a solution-based company capable of tailoring aircraft to the needs of the customer, and then operating them with an absolute war-fighter-centric attitude. Whether it’s commercial heavy-lift, medium utility, or fixed-wing operations, Erickson is uniquely qualified and committed to the customer’s mission.  

Supporting both the S-64E and F models as well as the customer’s fleet, our team at Erickson performs maintenance, repair, and overhauls on 31 Main Rotor Blades and 24 Tail Rotor Blades annually.

Our MRO organization is both FAA and EASA certified, with a quality system that is compliant with, and has been approved to, AS9100 standards as well as Sikorsky ASQR and Bell Helicopter QPS quality standards. 

  • Composite
  • Engine & Fuel Control
  • Airframe
  • Component Repair & Overhaul
  • Sheet Metal Fabrication
  • Engineering
  • Supply Chain
  • Avionics


Design Improvements




Engineering Patents


As the Type Certificate and Production Certificate holder for the S-64, Erickson has complemented its MRO capabilities with a vast manufacturing capacity. It has the processes, machinery, and infrastructure to manufacture parts and sub-assemblies under Part 21 and Part 29.

Capabilities include:

  • Parts
  • Dynamic Components
  • Engine
  • Hydraulics
  • Machining
  • Sheet Metal
  • Rotor Blades
  • Airframe


A robust engineering team creates real value, especially when operating and maintaining legacy aircraft. Engineering ensures an operator’s ability to accomplish its mission readily and safely, control or reduce direct operating and maintenance costs, and extend the life of its assets.

Capabilities include:

  • Structural Analysis
  • Stress
  • Electronic
  • Design
  • Composite
  • STC and FAA Project Management & Approvals
  • Reprographics
  • Tool Design & Fabrication
  • Software Capabilities

Additional Services

Erickson is proud to be an approved Bell and Sikorsky supplier on a vast range of components, to include flight critical safety items. Erickson has a proven track record in supporting and reviving obsolete supply chains.

  • Tooling
  • Obsolescence
  • Mobile Response Team
  • Aftermarket Support