Asiana Airlines Selects Pratt & Whitney Fleet Management Program
SINGAPORE AIR SHOW, Singapore, Tuesday, February 14, 2012
Asiana Airlines has selected Pratt & Whitney for a Fleet Management Program agreement to provide engine maintenance for three of the airline's Pratt & Whitney-powered aircraft. Pratt & Whitney is a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX) company.
Under the six-year agreement, Pratt & Whitney Global Service Partners' Singapore-based Eagle Services Asia engine overhaul facility will provide engine maintenance for the airline's six PW4090 engines.
"Pratt & Whitney Global Service Partners is pleased to continue its partnership with Asiana Airlines to provide engine maintenance for its Pratt & Whitney engines," said Jerry Tarnacki, vice president, Pratt & Whitney Global Service Partners. "Our highly skilled technicians will ensure Asiana's Pratt & Whitney-powered aircraft continue to provide customers reliable and efficient service."
"We have been very pleased with the service we have received from Pratt & Whitney Global Service Partners and are excited to continue to work with them to maintain our Pratt & Whitney PW4090 engines," said Mr. Yong Wook Lee, Asiana Airlines' senior vice president, Legal Affairs & Purchasing.
Pratt & Whitney Global Service Partners is a total service provider for engines made by Pratt & Whitney, International Aero Engines, General Electric, Rolls-Royce and CFMI®. Pratt & Whitney is a world leader in the design, manufacture and service of aircraft engines, space propulsion systems and industrial gas turbines. United Technologies, based in Hartford, Conn., is a diversified company providing high technology products and services to the global aerospace and commercial building industries.
Learn more at www.pw.utc.com/oemro