Vector Aerospace To Expand In Scotland
Aircraft maintenance company Vector Aerospace is to expand its operations in Perthshire, Scotland with the employment of an additional 30 people.
The company has been awarded two grants of GBP£250,000 (USD$401,000) by government economic development agency Scottish Enterprise which will allow it to invest in a new training programme.
Vector is to develop its plant at Almondbank in Perthshire to take on the repair of aero engines. This will lead to the creation of a further 40 jobs in the long term.
It is a brighter end of 2012 which earlier saw the loss of a major contract to repair and maintain Lynx and Sea King helicopters.