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APRIL 2017
Advances in Analytics Help Pratt & Whitney Improve Engine Performance
Pratt & Whitney is building on a more than 15-year investment in its Advanced Diagnostics & Engine Management (ADEM™) tool to help operators better monitor and maintain their engine fleets. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Features PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ Engine as Major Sponsor of 2017 Aerospace Maintenance Competition
Pratt & Whitney's revolutionary PurePower Geared Turbofan engine will be featured at the Aerospace Maintenance Competition at the 2017 MRO Americas Conference. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Launches EngineWise™ Service Brand
Pratt & Whitney announced its new EngineWise service brand that illustrates the company's commitment to helping airlines and lessors run their businesses efficiently. … READ MORE

FEBRUARY 2017
Pratt & Whitney Expanding Business in Columbus, Georgia, to Meet Increased Demand
Pratt & Whitney announced today that it will invest approximately $386 million in its Columbus, Georgia, facility to increase the production of parts and maintenance services and to reduce costs for new and existing engine programs. … READ MORE

NOVEMBER 2016
Pratt & Whitney's Shanghai Engine Center Delivers Its 600th Overhauled Engine
Shanghai Pratt & Whitney Aircraft Engine Maintenance Company Limited recently delivered its 600th overhauled CFM56® engine to China Eastern Airlines, marking a significant milestone for the engine center. … READ MORE

OCTOBER 2016
Pratt & Whitney Signs Thrust Reverser Component Distribution Agreement with Satair Group
Pratt & Whitney announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Satair Group for the exclusive distribution of PW4000 100-inch engine thrust reverser spare parts. … READ MORE

SEPTEMBER 2016
Pratt & Whitney's Singapore Engine Center Achieves 7,600 Engine Overhaul Milestone
Pratt & Whitney has overhauled more than 7,600 engines at its Singapore engine center, marking a significant milestone in the center's history. … READ MORE

JULY 2016
Air Canada Signs Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engine Services Agreement
Air Canada has signed a services agreement with Pratt & Whitney for maintaining their fleet of PurePower PW1500G engines. … READ MORE

Engine Alliance Supersizes Superjumbo Service
Engine Alliance is adding two new engine overhaul centers to the GP7200 MRO network in Dubai and Singapore. … READ MORE

Lufthansa Technik to Become Principal Provider of Pratt & Whitney Global Mobile Engine Services
Lufthansa Technik will become Pratt & Whitney's principal provider of mobile engine maintenance services for V2500®, PW1100G-JM, PW1500G and PW1900G engines. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney and Lufthansa Technik Sign Strategic Agreement to Strengthen Geared Turbofan™ Engine MRO Services
Lufthansa Technik has signed a strategic network agreement to become a key member of the Pratt & Whitney Geared Turbofan (GTF) engine MRO network offering the full scope of MRO services on PW1100G-JM and PW1500G engines. … READ MORE

JUNE 2016
Pratt & Whitney Announces North American Site for PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ Engine Maintenance
Pratt & Whitney announced today that it is making a $65 million investment in its engine overhaul facility in Columbus, Georgia. … READ MORE

FEBRUARY 2016
Pratt & Whitney's Turbine Coating Services Enhances High-Tech Coating for Singapore Repair Operations
Pratt & Whitney's Singapore-based blades and vanes repair specialist, Turbine Coating Services Pte Ltd, has enhanced Electron Beam Physical Vapor Deposition (EBPVD) capabilities for its operations in Singapore. … READ MORE

Three of HNA Group's Subsidiaries Sign V-Services(SM) Agreement
Pratt & Whitney's Singapore-based blades and vanes repair specialist, Turbine Coating Services Pte Ltd, has enhanced Electron Beam Physical Vapor Deposition (EBPVD) capabilities for its operations in Singapore. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Shanghai Engine Center to Maintain V2500 Engines
Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX), together with joint venture partner, China Eastern Airlines (CEA), have signed an agreement to incorporate V2500® engine overhaul capability in their facility in Shanghai, China. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Applies 'Big Data' to Predict Engine Maintenance Frequency and Planning
Pratt & Whitney has developed a new modeling and predictive tool to enhance its maintenance service offerings and increase customer value. … READ MORE

Engine Alliance Establishes GP7200 Engine Low Pressure Compressor Overhaul Center in Singapore
The Engine Alliance (EA) has named Pratt & Whitney's Eagle Services Asia Pte Ltd ("ESA") as a center of excellence for GP7200 low pressure compressor (LPC) overhauls. … READ MORE

OCTOBER 2015
Pratt & Whitney to Support EL AL PW4000 Engines
EL AL has signed an exclusive, five-year Maintenance Service Agreement with Pratt & Whitney to provide maintenance services on up to 17 additional PW4000 engines. … READ MORE

SEPTEMBER 2015
Vistara Signs V2500® Engine V-Services Agreement
Vistara, a TATA SIA JV and India's fastest growing full service carrier, has signed a V-Services agreement to maintain its fleet of 26 V2500® engines. … READ MORE

JUNE 2015
Air Serbia Signs V-Services(SM) Agreement for V2500® Engine Fleet
Air Serbia, the national airline of the Republic of Serbia, has entered into a V-Services Fixed Price Agreement to maintain its 21 V2500 engines. … READ MORE

China Eastern Airlines Signs 12-Year V-Services(SM) Agreement
China Eastern Airlines has signed a 12-year V-Services Fleet Hour Agreement (FHA) for its 10 Airbus A320ceo aircraft. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney GTF Engine MRO Network Formalized
Pratt & Whitney and its OEM collaborators, Japanese Aero Engines Corporation (JAEC) and MTU Aero Engines AG (MTU), signed a definitive agreement formalizing a maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) network through International Aero Engines LLC and naming initial locations where PW1100G-JM engine maintenance visits will be performed. … READ MORE

Wizz Air Receives Pure-V™ Recognition
Wizz Air has been awarded with Pure-V™ designation for maintaining its fleet of more than 120 V2500® engines to OEM standards and incorporating only OEM-approved parts and repairs. … READ MORE

SAS Selects V-Services(SM) for 50 V2500® Engines
Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) has signed a 5-year V-Services(SM) Fixed Price Repair Agreement to manage 50 V2500® engines. The agreement will cover installed engines on SAS's fleet of 25 Airbus aircraft. … READ MORE

Air New Zealand Extends V2500® Engine Maintenance Agreement
Air New Zealand has signed a Maintenance Services Agreement extension with the Pratt & Whitney Christchurch Engine Centre to maintain its fleet of 58 V2500® engines for an additional five years supporting the airline's Airbus A320 operations. … READ MORE

Wizz Air Selects V2500® Engines for 17 Aircraft Order
Wizz Air has selected the V2500 engine to power a new fleet of 17 previously announced Airbus A321ceo family aircraft. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Signs Agreement with Aircastle to Support Embraer E-Jet E2s Powered by PurePower® Engines
Pratt & Whitney and Aircastle Limited ("Aircastle") (NYSE: AYR) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding for an Engine Support Agreement supporting off-wing maintenance for up to 25 Embraer E-Jet E2s, powered by PurePower engines. … READ MORE

Pratt & Whitney Prepared to Support GTF™ Engine Customers
In preparation for entry into service in late 2015, Pratt & Whitney has accelerated a variety of activities to ensure customers have a strong support network in place before they begin flying Geared Turbofan™ (GTF) engines. … READ MORE

Big Data to Improve Pratt & Whitney Engine Performance
Pratt & Whitney is undertaking 14 different big data analytics projects in 2015 to improve engine performance and service offerings for customers. … READ MORE

APRIL 2015
Finnair Signs 12-Year V-Services(SM) FHA
Finnair has signed an exclusive, 12-year V-Services Fleet Hour Agreement (FHA) to manage 10 V2500® engines. … READ MORE