July 1, 2000
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
HELI-SUPPORT, INC. PURCHASES THE PENTAGON 2000-ERP TOTAL AVIATION SOLUTION TO MANAGE ITS INTERNATIONAL ENTERPRISE
New York, New York, July 1, 2000 Pentagon 2000 Software, Inc. a leading global supplier of ERP systems in the Aerospace & Defense industries, announced today that Heli-Support, Inc., a major international helicopter operator as well as provider of helicopter airframe and engine maintenance services, has selected the Pentagon 2000 ERP system as the single, enterprise-wide software solution for its multiple, international facilities.
Heli-Support, Inc. evaluated various ERP packages and aviation industry-specific applications prior to deciding on the package that would best fit the company’s diverse needs. Keith Parker, IT Manager at Heli-Support outlined some of the reasons Pentagon 2000 was selected, “Pentagon 2000 was the only one that did everything well, including inventory control, work orders and accounting, as well as imaging and aircraft maintenance.” He added, “Of the competing systems, our research established that Pentagon 2000 had the best customer support record.” Keith also said that among the competing systems, Pentagon 2000 was the most cost-effective solution because it was the most comprehensive and reliable.
About Heli-Support, Inc.
Heli-Support, Inc. (HSI), a subsidiary of Roberts Aircraft Company, is an American Eurocopter approved dynamic component overhaul facility (D-Level Maintenance) for the Alouette, Lama and AS-350/355 series aircraft. Additionally, HSI operates a fleet of over 50 helicopters. HSI is a one stop Eurocopter airframe and Turbomeca powerplant service center. Turbomeca Engine Corporation has authorized HSI as a deep maintenance and complete overhaul facility for the Arriel and Artouste III B engines. HSI is the only facility in North America so authorized. In addition to its locations in the United States, HSI has a new facility in Gothenburg, Sweden.
Heli-Support Inc.'s facility in Casa Grande, Arizona, is a Designated Alteration Station (DAS) offering FAA Supplemental Type Certificates (STC) for certain alterations on the SE3180 series, SA315B Lama, SA316B series, AS350, AS355, and the Boeing 369 series. Other helicopters may be added to its certification upon request. HSI also offers a number of alterations and parts including skid tubes, snow skis, barrier air filters, fairing assemblies, extended step and cargo mirrors, pilot support, and collective extension devices.
About Pentagon 2000 Software, Inc.
Pentagon 2000 Software is a global leader in the development and marketing of fully integrated, industrial strength software products for the aerospace and defense industries. We provide software products that are high performance and user intuitive; software that increases the productivity of our customers in the highly competitive environments in which they operate.
The Pentagon 2000 Software's product line includes integrated modules covering E-Commerce, Inventory Management, Sales and Marketing, Purchasing, Accounting, Rotables Exchange Management, Work Orders, Aircraft Heavy Maintenance (A/B/C/D Checks), Aircraft Modification, Flight Operations, Maintenance Tracking, Employee & Crew Training, Document Imaging and Multimedia, special inventory management (such as lot purchases and consignments), Manufacturing, Engine Overhaul and Tear Down operations.
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