This page contains a Flash digital edition of a book.
is completed it is time for fielding. On the sur- face this may look fairly simple. I can assure you it is not. To bring back any airframe that is des- ignated for one of Yulista’s projects is logistically out of the question. More practical, and cost effective is to bring the solution to the end user, the warfighter


in the field. Teams of Yulista’s


project experts deploy globally to insure efficient product integration. Many times this will require that


teams be deployed to hostile areas, for


extended periods of time. One might think that may be a difficult thing to ask of an employee…. Not at Yulista.


ON THE GROW So, what does a company that has accom-


plished so much, in only six short years, do next? “We intend to are expanding our capabilities into the civilian side of the market.” Said Bob Glover, Yulista’s Director of Aviation Operations, a retired Chief Warrant Officer 4 of the U.S. Army. “We


already have reached into other governmental agencies maintenance, repair, and overhaul needs. I think we are strategically positioned for the civil market.”


ise and experience at Yulista, I truly believe we can do it all.” Heading up


There is not a problem


“We have thousands of years of expert- the Aviation


Maintenance division is Earl Thomas, a retired U.S. Army First Sergeant. “We have the tech- nical experts in house.


we can not solve, or design a solution for.” Earl stated.


I will be the first to admit, I was quite sur-


prised when I discovered what it was exactly that was going on inside those shiny new hangars at MDQ. Never did I imagine the complexity and diversity of this maintenance operation. Odds are, if you’ve seen a specialty completion, or new system on one of our military helicopters, it was done at Yulista. First impressions count, and I would not at all be surprised, in the near future, if you see a large number of civil aircraft go through those hangars as well. ◆


25


Page 1  |  Page 2  |  Page 3  |  Page 4  |  Page 5  |  Page 6  |  Page 7  |  Page 8  |  Page 9  |  Page 10  |  Page 11  |  Page 12  |  Page 13  |  Page 14  |  Page 15  |  Page 16  |  Page 17  |  Page 18  |  Page 19  |  Page 20  |  Page 21  |  Page 22  |  Page 23  |  Page 24  |  Page 25  |  Page 26  |  Page 27  |  Page 28  |  Page 29  |  Page 30  |  Page 31  |  Page 32  |  Page 33  |  Page 34  |  Page 35  |  Page 36  |  Page 37  |  Page 38  |  Page 39  |  Page 40  |  Page 41  |  Page 42  |  Page 43  |  Page 44  |  Page 45  |  Page 46  |  Page 47  |  Page 48  |  Page 49  |  Page 50  |  Page 51  |  Page 52