Pratt & Whitney Canada

Pratt & Whitney Canada

June 15, 2005 00:01 ET

Pratt & Whitney Canada and Cessna Expand Aftermarket Offerings to Citation Operators

PARIS, FRANCE--(CCNMatthews - June 15, 2005) - Paris Air Show (Le Bourget) - Pratt & Whitney Canada Corp, (P&WC) has entered into an agreement with Cessna Aircraft Company to introduce PowerAdvantage Plus (PA+), an expanded pay-by-the-hour maintenance program for Cessna Citation operators.

"We have a long-standing relationship with Cessna and the fleet of P&WC-powered Cessna aircraft is one of our largest, said Benoit Brossoit, Vice President, Service Centres for P&WC. Supporting the fleet with the best available programs is our priority and this new initiative solidifies our commitment to provide operators with the highest quality of services," said Benoit Brossoit, Vice President, Service Centres for P&WC.

This jointly developed program will provide the operators of Cessna Citation aircraft with the opportunity to enter into a pay-by-the hour program that covers parts, rental engines, and engine shop labor in addition to certain consumables. It will also provide Engine Condition Trend Monitoring (ECTM®) as part of the coverage.

The aircraft models covered in this agreement include the Citation Bravo, Encore, Sovereign and Mustang powered respectively by P&WC's PW530A, PW535A, PW306C and PW615F engine models.

P&WC, based in Longueuil, Quebec, is a world leader in aviation engines powering business, general aviation and regional aircraft, and helicopters. The company also offers advanced engines for industrial applications. P&WC's operations and service network span the globe. P&WC is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX), a high-technology company based in Hartford, Connecticut

Contact Information

  • Pratt & Whitney Canada Corp.
    Nancy German (UTC Chalet #A 408)
    Chalet Tel.: +33 1 41 69 7800 / Chalet Fax: +33 1 41 57 4160
    P&WC Office Tel.: (450) 647-4117
    P&WC Office Fax: (450) 647-4183 (FAX)
    nancy.german@pwc.ca
    www.pwc.ca