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P&WC signs engine service agreement with Hawker Beechcraft

Oct. 22, 2013, Las Vegas, Nv. - Pratt & Whitney Canada has signed an engine service agreement with Hawker Beechcraft Services for the support of Beechcraft King Air series turboprops and Hawker business jets.


October 23, 2013
By Carey Fredericks

Under this agreement, P&WC will provide HBS with comprehensive engine support, including repair, hot section inspection and overhaul, for PT6A-powered Beechcraft King Air turboprops, PW305B-powered Hawker 1000 aircraft, JT15D-5-powered Hawker 400A jets, and PW308A-powered Hawker 4000 aircraft. The work will be performed by Pratt & Whitney Engine Services (PWES) at its overhaul and repair facility in Bridgeport, West Virginia, and at P&WC's main repair and overhaul centre in St-Hubert, Quebec, which is celebrating its 35th year of operations this year.

"This agreement will offer top quality service and added peace of mind to Beechcraft King Air and Hawker business aircraft owners," said Raffaele Virgili, Vice President, Customer Service at P&WC. "Operators will benefit from our world-class MRO services as part of their overall aircraft maintenance program."