Supplier Excellence Award

Supplier Excellence Award

Created in 1995, the AHS Supplier Excellence Award is given to a supplier who, through the quality, innovativeness and cost-effective technology of its products, has made a notable contribution to improving the state of the art of vertical flight aircraft.

2017
  • LORD Corporation

For its integral part in the flight‑demonstrate the Zero‑Vibe system on AATD UH‑60M Black Hawk team.
 
 
2016
  • The Triumph Group

For outstanding performance on development programs at Sikorsky, specifically the design and build of the S-97 Raider landing gear and the build of the S-97 Raider transmission
 
 
2015
  • KUKA Systems Corporation Aerospace Group

For extraordinary performance as the tooling integrator for the assembly of the Bell 525 Relentless
 
 
2014
  • Aerospace Industrial Development Corporation

For the extraordinary performance in the fabrication and delivery execution of forty two S-92 helicopter cockpits in 2013
 
 
2013
  • Aurora Flight Sciences

For flawless execution of main rotor pylon design and nacelle fabrication for the Sikorsky Aircraft/U.S. Marine Corps CH-53K
 
 
2012
  • Garmin International, Inc.

Given for the G1000H integrated flight deck, the first Garmin integrated avionics system to be modified, installed and certified to meet the helicopter environment and vibration requirements
 
 
2011
  • GKN Aerospace

For displaying "best in class" performance on the Sikorsky Aircraft CH-53K program as Airframe Supplier Lead.
 
 
2010
  • Aero Vodochody
 
 
2009
  • Sikorsky Aerospace Services
 
 
From material distribution, field services, and overhaul and repair, to personalized fleet management solutions and customized training, SAS demonstrated in 2008 an ability to design a sophisticated life-cycle management solution that leverages its wide range of capabilities and specialties offered through its component companies, Helicopter Support Inc., Derco Aerospace, Composite Technology, Sikorsky-Helitech, and Sikorsky Aerospace Maintenance
 
2008
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
2007
  • The H-53 Engine Team
  • GE Aviation
 
Distinguishing themselves by their efforts to deliver improved T64 engines components, establish improved T64 engine logistics support processes, and become the engine provider for the new CH-53K heavy lift helicopter.
 
2006
  • Electronic Systems Business Unit
  • Honeywell Aerospace

For developing the Enhanced Ground Proximity Warning System (EGPWS) to improve pilot's situational awareness and helicopter safety.
 
 
2005
  • The Protective Materials Co.
 
 
Developing and supplying the Marine Corps with protective armor kits for H-53 helicopters supporting combat operations in Iraq, Afghanistan, and elsewhere throughout the world.
 
2004
  • Fuel and Utility Systems
  • Goodrich Corporation
 
 
2003
  • AE1107C Liberty Propulsion System Team
  • Rolls-Royce
 
 
 
2002
  • Helicopter Support, Inc.
 
 
2001
  • The Purdy Corporation
 
 
 
2000
  • Martin-Baker Aircraft Company
 
 
 
1999
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
1998
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
1997
  • Hamilton Standard
 
 
 
1996
  • Lord Corporation