Media Advisory: Pratt & Whitney Canada to Have Significant Presence at NBAA 2012
MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Oct. 24, 2012) - Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) will be active at the upcoming National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) annual meeting and convention in Orlando, Florida. P&WC is a division of United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE: UTX).
-- Throughout the course of the event, the P&WC show booth (# 3160) will be
staffed by engine experts and aftermarket consultants to answer
questions from NBAA participants. Engines on display will include the
PT6, PW300, PW500, PW600 and the new PW800.
-- PT6Nation will also be front and centre at the show booth. Launched
almost two years ago, the PT6nation.com microsite was created to
leverage evolving social business networks and bring P&WC brand
awareness to potential customers and industry partners. A special
PT6Nation kiosk will be located in the P&WC booth.
-- P&WC will hold two Maintenance and Operations (M&O) sessions on October
31 in room S330C of the Orange Country Convention Center. The first M&O
session will be held at 1:00 p.m. for P&WC's family of turbofan engines.
The second, for PT6 engines, will begin at 3:00 p.m.
-- P&WC will be issuing a number of news releases at NBAA detailing
developments in customer service offerings and capabilities.
Come and see us at NBAA, booth no. 3160: As business jet manufacturers develop new-generation aircraft, they rely on P&WC for the powerplants that will lift them off the designers' computer screen and into service. Light jets are using P&WC engines to fly business travellers point to point with unprecedented economy and efficiency, and larger jets use our engines to span continents and oceans. For the dependable power business aviation needs in engines, service and knowledgeable support, business aviation can depend on P&WC.
Interested operators are invited to drop by P&WC's booth to speak with a customer service representative.
We never forget that your engine has our name on it. So we work to keep it flying efficiently and reliably. P&WC has built the largest, most comprehensive customer service network in the industry around its 10,000 customers who operate in 200 countries.
Through its Customer First Centres in Montreal and Singapore, P&WC is always just a call or click away, providing unparalleled technical support. The P&WC network includes 30-owned or designated repair and overhaul facilities, seven parts distribution centres, 100 Field Support Representatives, mobile repair teams, 800 rental/exchange engines and 12 customer training facilities operated through FlightSafety International. P&WC offers comprehensive Pay-per-Hour service for fleet operators and business and general aviation customers, with more than 7500 engines currently enrolled in P&WC-backed hourly cost programs, including the ESP(R) and FMP(R) programs.
P&WC also offers repair and overhaul of components and accessories, and the sale of new, exchange and used serviceable parts. Advanced diagnostics are also offered, moving operators towards a totally planned operating environment.
About Pratt & Whitney Canada
Founded in 1928, and a global leader in aerospace, P&WC is shaping the future of aviation with dependable, high-technology engines. There are currently more than 49,000 engines in service on more than 28,000 aircraft. Every second, a P&WC-powered aircraft takes off or lands somewhere in the world. P&WC's engines, with more than 600 million hours in the air, are an industry benchmark for innovative design, dispatch reliability, operating economics and easy maintenance. P&WC is firmly committed to ensuring that its products are designed, produced and operated while minimizing environmental impacts throughout their life cycle.
Based in Longueuil, Quebec (Canada), P&WC is a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE: UTX). UTC is a diversified company providing high-technology products and services to the global aerospace and building industries.
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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
Anna di Giorgio
NBAA, Orlando, Florida (Booth 3160)
Pratt & Whitney Canada, Longueuil, Quebec