base and line maintenance

Morson Technical Services

Base and Line Maintenance - Case Study

Base and Line Maintenance - Case Study

Location: Wattisham 

Currently in its seventh year of the Integrated Operational Support (IOS) Contract: Apache Depth Support Unit

Morson Technical Services currently deliver a highly qualified and versatile civilian technical staffing and support service to our client Leonardo Helicopters in support of the Apache Attack helicopter for the British Army based at Wattisham. We offer aviation technicians, technical support, material flow, modification service, maintain the combat ready aircraft and provide a management service to our client and to JHC (Joint Helicopter Command) for the fleet of Apache Attack helicopters that are operated under this contract. The support provided is to allow JHC to maintain a flight ready forward fleet to sustain operations and training objectives.

Image result for armed forces gold awardOur strong relationship with the Ministry of Defence (MOD) has not only helped ex-servicemen gain employment, but has allowed us to continue our commitment in being a Supportive Employer of the Armed Forces’ Reserves. In 2015 with the support of RFCA (formerly Sabre), Aviation Reserves were established in REME. To date Morson have five Apache Aviation Reserves.


Location: Middle Wallop (Army Air Corps Centre) - Conversion to Type Flying Training

Morson Technical Services supports the Leonardo Helicopters management team in; the provision of serviceable aircraft to meet the flying programme in support of the conversion to type programme and achieving a KPI in excess of 95% completed missions.

Our team includes: Aircraft and Avionics Technicians, a Support Team (H&S, Quality and Training), Logisticians, Ground Crew and Administrative support, which in turn allows for an effective flexible operation that reaches the requirements of the MOD. This is inclusive of; a shift pattern to maximise the course flying programme, exercise support in both the UK and abroad, a regular night flying programme and support to other tasking.