Uh... wow. That's the collective reaction we saw and experienced
as Eclipse' Mason Holland stood up in front of god and everybody
and announced that mighty Sikorsky Aircraft was buying into little
This is more than a fortuitous big company/little company
pairing... as Eclipse, a company with untold potential in an
increasingly cost-conscious industry, brings Sikorsky on board -- a
company that knows how to tap potential like few others in the
history of the Aerospace world. Yup... this is a very big deal.
The deal is intriguing... and Holland describes it as an
'agreement in principle... in which Sikorsky will make an
investment in Eclipse Aerospace Inc.'
“We are elated about this potential new venture with
Sikorsky Aircraft and the phenomenal reach we can extend to Eclipse
Jet owners by access to the global service, support and supply
chain network of Sikorsky,” stated Mason Holland, Chairman
and CEO of Eclipse Aerospace, Inc.
“With the closing of this agreement we would have it all
-- a phenomenal fuel efficient twin-engine jet, an enthusiastic
customer base and a fantastic support staff, all coupled with the
depth and strength of a sound and experienced partner, Sikorsky