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Inauguration of Helicopter Business Center Facilities with an Investment of $90 Million by Alp Aviation

Alp Aviation Helicopter Business Center Facilities to make production within the scope of the Turkish Utility Helicopter Project (TUHP) for Sikorsky Helicopters launched at Eskişehir’s Organized Industrial Zone with an investment of $90 million with an inauguration by Prime Minister Mr. Binali Yıldırım. The Business Center Facilities is expected to be contribute a value of $500 million toward business volume in the long-term, specifically related to gear and gear boxes, rotary components, rotor assemblies, flight command system and landing gears will be manufactured for helicopters, with priority for the T70 Turkish Utility Helicopter

Prime Minister Mr. Binali Yıldırım, Minister of Science, Industry and Technology Dr. Faruk Özlü, Undersecretary for Defense Industries Prof. İsmail Demir, Mayor of Eskişehir Mr. Özdemir Çakacak, Alp Aviation Chairman of the Board Mr. Tuncer Alpata, officials from the Undersecretariat for Defense Industries, executives and representatives of Defense Industry companies and many invitees attended the opening ceremony of Alp Aviation Helicopter Business Center Facilities.

With 15 years of expertise in manufacturing critical/rotary components, assembly and sub-systems under high quality, engineering and production standards for aerospace industries, Alp Aviation will now be executing production for the Sikorsky Helicopters as part of the Turkish Utility Helicopter Program (TUHP).

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