Pratt & Whitney is committed to being the world-class provider of dependable engines, propulsion systems, parts and services that meet customer expectations.

Quality, compliance to requirements and continuous improvement are key in all that we do.

Quality System Certification

Pratt & Whitney embraces the requirements defined in the AS9100 Aerospace Standard for Quality Management Systems. AS9100 elements include safety, airworthiness, product conformity and reliability in the aerospace industry. These Quality requirements are significant in the aerospace environment and are recognized by international customers.

Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE), The Pratt & Whitney Operating System

Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE) is Pratt & Whitney’s operating system. In fact, ACE is the operating system of UTC and every UTC division.

ACE ensures best-in-class quality in our products and services with a focus on increasing efficiency and reducing waste. Pratt & Whitney facilities worldwide are using ACE to improve quality and delight customers. Sites that have reached the highest level of ACE achievement are referred to as ACE Gold.

ACE Gold sites and cells meet the highest standards for satisfied customers, superior products and services, engaged employees, safe working environments and financial results. Our customers benefit from ACE Gold performance through on-time delivery of superior quality products and services at competitive cost.