DART Helicopter Services Completes Exclusive Distributor Agreement

Oceanside, CA, January 4, 2011 — DART Helicopter Services, a global leader in design, development and distribution of helicopter components and accessories that enhance flight safety, operational efficiency and customer satisfaction, has completed an exclusive distribution agreement with Heli-Enterprise, Inc.  The new agreement enables DART to globally distribute Heli-Enterprise’s comprehensive line of custom and purpose-built maintenance and work stands as well as other specialty tools for the helicopter industry.

“We are delighted to add Heli-Enterprise as a valued partner in our business,” said Jeff Shapiro, DART Helicopter Services President and CEO.  “Heli-Enterprise will benefit from DART’s large and growing distributor network to make their excellent products available to customers around the world, gaining the marketing leverage DART has created.  DART will benefit by adding an outstanding series of useful products to our list of helicopter components and accessories.”

Heli-Enterprise, Inc. has built its business by specializing in innovative designs and production of a wide variety of specialty tools and maintenance stands for all helicopter applications. The company is especially proud of its recently patented Engine Extractor, the only portable engine hoist available today, with the capability to remove engines, transmissions and head units from helicopters in any location.  The Engine Extractor utilizes a folding design that fits inside the cabin of nearly every helicopter in service with no aircraft modifications. Heli-Enterprise also produces helicopter maintenance stands for the most common rotorcraft models and can customize stands for special applications.

DART will distribute the Engine Extractor and maintenance stands for a wide variety of rotorcraft models; blade racks for six or eight blades;  Nightsun racks that accommodate up to nine lights; two-shelf work tables; custom parts, doors, and cowling  racks;  plus, custom aircraft dollies; and maintenance stands for virtually every helicopter model available today.

Helicopter operators, maintenance departments or other organizations interested in Heli-Enterprise’ products can contact DART’s Customer Support Center at 1-800-556-4166 or sales@darths.com.