Geneva, Switzerland,
14
May
2012
|
12:00 AM
America/Los_Angeles

Ontic Provides Global MRO Support For King Air Series Turboprop Aircraft

Ontic (Booth 827), the aerospace industry’s leading provider of OEM legacy products and systems is offering component-level MRO support for the King Air Series turboprop aircraft. The King Air support is being managed at Ontic’s center-of-excellence MRO facility in Houston, Texas and further expands the company’s presence in the business aircraft arena.

The service offering covers the repair and overhaul of the aircraft’s landing gear, flight controls and ancillary structures including airframe structural and sheet metal work, oxygen containment and distribution systems, environmental and pneumatic controls, as well as mechanical power transfer systems.Ontic’s legacy and mature business jet and turboprop component and systems focus is also supported from manufacturing and MRO facilities in Chatsworth, California; Slough and Cheltenham in the United Kingdom; and a fifth Ontic Asia-Pacific regional location opening this year in Singapore.Peg Billson, President of BBA Aviation’s Ontic, noted that “The ability of our global group to provide the “value-added” support experience to manage a diverse MRO portfolio for the business jet and turboprop platforms and engine industry covers a broad range of product and systems categories. These include: electronics, avionics, environmental control systems; control and actuation systems; landing gear; hydraulic and pneumatic components and systems; heat transfer units; power generators; emergency oxygen systems and fuel control systems.”

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