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Ontic Signs New License Agreement with Arkwin Industries

Ontic, (BBA Aviation H4/F15) the aerospace industry’s leading producer of licensed and/or acquired OEM legacy products and systems, has signed a new license agreement with Arkwin Industries. The agreement is for the manufacture and support of a fuel ejector pump used on the Bell UH1 and Cobra Helicopters.

According to Robert Hultmark, Senior V.P., Marketing & Contracts for Arkwin Industries, “Licensing with Ontic assures support for our customers of mature products for as long as they need them, allowing Arkwin to focus our efforts on our current and future product needs”.

Peg Billson, President of Ontic, stated that "The support of legacy product lines under license is one of the many benefits Ontic's service provides to major OEM's like Arkwin. We are pleased to expand our licensing relationship with Arkwin Industries through the addition of this product."

Ontic’s global legacy focus is supported from manufacturing and MRO facilities in Chatsworth, California; Houston, Texas; Slough and Cheltenham in the United Kingdom; and another Ontic location opening in Singapore in 2012.

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