Geneva, Switzerland,
14
May
2012
|
12:46 AM
America/Los_Angeles

Ontic Expands Avionics and Electronics Focus

Ontic (Booth 827) has expanded their legacy avionics and electronics capabilities to further their business growth in licensed and/or acquired products and systems. The manufacturing and repair expansion has added more than 5000 square feet of floor space dedicated to mature avionics and electronics manufacturing and support.

Ontic’s mature avionics and electronics products and systems capabilities now include the complete production and repair of electronic assemblies, microcircuits, and electro-mechanical assemblies as well as airborne radar systems, jet engine controls, fuel quantity computers, synchronizers and synchrophasers, temperature controls and wireless smoke detection systems to name a few.

Peg Billson, President of Ontic said, “Ontic understands that the need for lifetime support of mature electronics and avionics is growing and we want to have a key role in that support. This proactive decision further accommodates the OEMs Ontic serves through licensing and acquisition. We envision that 50% of our future business base will be dedicated to this requirement. ”

Today, Ontic’s extensive legacy products and systems portfolio is managed and supported globally from four center-of-excellence facilities based in Chatsworth, California, Cheltenham and Slough, England, Houston, Texas and a fifth Ontic location opening this year in Singapore.

Ontic is a wholly owned subsidiary of BBA Aviation plc, with over 50 years of aerospace product manufacturing and aftermarket support experience. Ontic has been licensed worldwide manufacturing rights from Honeywell, Hamilton Sundstrand, Goodrich, Moog, Parker, Eaton and a number of other aerospace original equipment manufacturers.

BBA Aviation plc is a leading global aviation support and aftermarket services provider with market leading businesses and attractive growth opportunities.BBA Aviation's Flight Support businesses (Signature Flight Support and ASIG) are focused on refuelling and ground handling of business and commercial aviation aircraft. Its Aftermarket Services and Systems businesses (Dallas Airmotive, Premier Turbines, H&S Aviation, International Turbine Service, Barrett Turbine Engine Company, International Governor Services, Ontic and APPH) are focused on the repair and overhaul of jet engines and the manufacture and service of aerospace sub-systems and components. For more information, please visit www.bbaaviation.com.

For more information, contact Robert Sadler at 818 725 2100 or via http://www.ontic.com