Aug 10, 2017: Vertiport Chicago, North America’s largest and Chicago’s only vertical helicopter landing facility will host the Chicago Helicopter Show sponsored by Chicago-based Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI), the world’s leading provider of maintenance support and financial services to the business aviation industry.
Bob McCabe, chief business development officer of Vertiport Chicago, said, “As the company that brought back a dedicated commercial helicopter facility to downtown Chicago, Vertiport Chicago is excited to be hosting Chicago’s first-ever helicopter show. Helicopters save and protect lives, serve the community, and bring business to Chicago, and Vertiport is pleased to serve as a vital hub for emergency medical service flights. We hope you can join us for this free event to see and learn about the amazing types of helicopters that help our city every day.”
“JSSI is thrilled to partner with Vertiport Chicago to sponsor the first-ever Chicago Helicopter Show,” said Neil W. Book, JSSI’s president and chief executive officer. “The helicopter industry is a growth market opportunity for JSSI, and we are pleased to help spur the awareness and expansion of helicopter travel in the Chicagoland area.” JSSI offers operations and maintenance services for nearly all types of turbine-powered aircraft, including business and commercial jets, turboprops and helicopters.