Pratt & Whitney Canada

Pratt & Whitney Canada

June 12, 2015 11:20 ET

Media Advisory: Pratt & Whitney Canada Showcases Aerospace Leadership at 51st International Paris Air Show

PARIS-LE BOURGET, FRANCE--(Marketwired - June 12, 2015) - Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) will showcase its broad range of advanced engine products and world-class services for the global aviation market at the 51st International Paris Air Show at Le Bourget Airport June 15-21. Pratt & Whitney Canada is a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE:UTX).

The International Paris Air Show is the world's most iconic global aviation event and this year will feature some 2,250 exhibitors from around the world, as well as hundreds of aircraft on static display and tens of thousands of visitors. As one of the aerospace industry's biggest trade shows, it provides participants with a valuable opportunity to display their products and services and to meet with current and potential customers.

Pratt & Whitney Canada is present at the United Technologies Corporation Chalet (#A338)/Pratt & Whitney Pavilion (C2) and features the PW308 and PW100 engines. P&WC, a leader in the regional turboprop market for over 30 years, is setting its sights on further growth through the development of innovative engines, including a totally new centerline engine for the next generation regional turboprop (NGRT). At the same time, it is continuing to innovate to provide tailored support to its global engine customers when and where they need it. For more information, visit: http://30yearspw100.pwc.ca.

P&WC has been a world leader in business aviation for decades, with a comprehensive range of products and customer service programs tailored to meet the needs of this unique market segment. P&WC recently announced that it has received Transport Canada type certification for its new PW307D turbofan engine, which will power Dassault Aviation's new Falcon 8X, a three-engine ultra-long-range business jet. The all new PurePower® PW814GA and PW815GA engines, the power behind Gulfstream's new G500 and G600 long-range business jets, also received type certification this past February. Additionally, the PurePower PW814GA engine achieved another key milestone on May 18 by successfully powering the first flight of the G500. For more information on the PurePower PW800 engine family, visit: www.pw800.com.

P&WC will highlight the company's global customer service network, the most comprehensive in the industry. Company experts will also be on hand to meet with customers throughout the show.

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. Based in Longueuil, Quebec (Canada), P&WC is a wholly owned subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. United Technologies Corp., based in Hartford, Connecticut, provides high-technology systems and services to the building and aerospace industries.

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