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50 Years - Airbus Helicopters in the U.S.

Airbus Helicopters Inc. is celebrating 50 years of supporting U.S. helicopter operators.

The company’s U.S. operations began in 1969 with the establishment of Vought Helicopter, Inc. in Texas, which France’s Aerospatiale took over in 1974.

Six years later, in 1980, Airbus Helicopters Inc. opened the doors to its current facilities in Grand Prairie, which is now home to the U.S. headquarters.

With the merger of the helicopter divisions of Aerospatiale and MBB in 1992, the company was renamed American Eurocopter Corporation. In 2003, it expanded its presence in the United States and opened a production facility in Columbus, Mississippi.

After a series of product development, sales and delivery milestones, the company assumed the Airbus branding in 2014.

Today, Airbus Helicopters Inc. proudly manufactures, markets, sells, assembles, supports and provides training solutions for Airbus helicopters in the United States.

With more than 700 skilled and dedicated employees, Airbus Helicopters Inc. continues to strengthen its position as market leader in civil and commercial helicopters.

50 Years Airbus Helicopters in the USA

50 Years - Airbus Helicopters in the USA

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Infographic 26 February 2019

Airbus Helicopters At Glance

Airbus Helicopters in North America At Glance

Employee Profiles

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18 September 2019

Leigh Ann Cathro

As we celebrate 50 years of service, expertise and a superior customer experience, we want to highlight some of our employees who have helped get us to where we are today. Meet one of our employees to be profiled - Leigh Ann Cathro.

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05 September 2019

Jason Turner

As we celebrate 50 years of service, expertise and a superior customer experience, we want to highlight some of our employees who have helped get us to where we are today. Meet one of our employees to be profiled - Jason Turner.

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North America 31 July 2019

Lekel Richardson

As we celebrate 50 years of service, expertise and a superior customer experience, we want to highlight some of our employees who have helped get us to where we are today. Meet one of our employees to be profiled - Lekel Richardson.

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09 July 2019

Le Toan

As we celebrate 50 years of service, expertise and a superior customer experience, we want to highlight some of our employees who have helped get us to where we are today. Meet one of our employees to be profiled - Le Toan.

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United States 19 June 2019

Seth Buttner

As we celebrate 50 years of service, expertise and a superior customer experience, we want to highlight some of our employees who have helped get us to where we are today. Meet one of our employees to be profiled - Seth Buttner.

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05 June 2019

Robert Chapa

As we celebrate 50 years of service, expertise and a superior customer experience, we want to highlight some of our employees who have helped get us to where we are today. Meet one of our employees to be profiled - Robert Chapa.

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20 May 2019

Genice Allen

As we celebrate 50 years of service, expertise and a superior customer experience, we want to highlight some of our employees who have helped get us to where we are today. Meet one of our employees to be profiled - Genice Allen.

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United States 14 March 2019

Vince Mascia

As we celebrate 50 years of service, expertise and a superior customer experience, we want to highlight some of our employees who have helped get us to where we are today. Meet one of our employees to be profiled - Vince Mascia.

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United States 30 March 2019

Carolyn Russell

As we celebrate 50 years of service, expertise and a superior customer experience, we want to highlight some of our employees who have helped get us to where we are today. Meet one of our employees to be profiled - Carolyn Russell.

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United States 25 April 2019

Joanna Duran

As we celebrate 50 years of service, expertise and a superior customer experience, we want to highlight some of our employees who have helped get us to where we are today. Meet one of our employees to be profiled - Joanna Duran.

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As we celebrate 50 years of service, expertise and a superior customer experience, we want to highlight some of our employees who have helped get us to where we are today.  Meet our employees! 

Customer Profiles

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United States 02 August 2019

Lt. Michael S. Jackson - Customer Profile

Lt. Michael S. Jackson - Customer Profile

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Anniversary 26 June 2019

Nick King - Customer Profile

Nick King - Customer Profile

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Anniversary 14 May 2019

Fred Luddy - Customer Profile

Customer Profile - Fred Luddy

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