FOR THE PAST TWO YEARS, HEICO Corp. has been recognized in Forbes as one of the 200 best small companies. It also was named among the magazine's 200 "hotshot stocks." It has two main divisions: HEICO Aerospace Holdings (aka Flight Support) and Electronics Technologies. Beneath HEICO Aerospace are three smaller divisions: HEICO Parts Group, HEICO Component Repair and HEICO Distribution.
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