Friday, May 30, 2014
AHS International Names P&WC Vertical Heritage Site
Source: Pratt & Whitney Canada
The American Helicopter Society (AHS) International has designated Pratt & Whitney Canada's Longueuil facility a Vertical Flight Heritage Site, recognizing the company’s role in the development of the global helicopter industry. A plaque presentation ceremony was held on May 22 in the presence of AHS International members, Pratt & Whitney Canada employees and distinguished guests.
From left: Dr. Jason Pereira, Chief Aerodynamicist, Avericon and member of the AHS History Committee; Robert Beggs, Senior Manager, The Boeing Company and AHS History Committee Chair; John Garrison, President & CEO, Bell Helicopter and AHS Board Chairman; Mike Hirschberg, Executive Director, AHS; John Saabas, President, P&WC; Maria Della Posta, Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing, P&WC; Richard Dussault, Vice President of Marketing, P&WC; and Andrew Sayer, Commercial Program Cost Out Manager, Bell Helicopter Textron Canada and AHS VP Americas Region. Photo courtesy of Pratt & Whitney Canada
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