Louisville, KY,
06:19 PM

Ontic Supports Global Rotorcraft Market with Increased Capabilities


HELI-EXPO Booth 4356—Louisville, KY—Ontic, a BBA Aviation company and the aerospace industry’s leading provider of ‘Extended Life Solutions’ for OEM legacy products, announced today that the company has significantly increased its manufacturing capabilities and MRO services for the rotorcraft market.

Over the last three years, Ontic has signed several licenses with aerospace’s top OEMs that has expanded the breadth of products and MRO services available to rotorcraft customers. The company now provides solutions for several civil and military platforms within the helicopter industry including: Bell 206 and 212, Airbus Helicopters AS350 and A332, CH-47 Chinook, MD-500, S-70, UH-60 Black Hawk and many more.

“Our position within the rotorcraft market has grown immensely due to our expanding partnerships with top OEMs serving the industry,” Gareth Hall, Ontic President & Managing Director said. “Ontic’s focus is to accommodate customers and OEMs according to their needs. As other technologies advance, we remain constant in order to extend support for legacy platforms with enhanced product availability and comprehensive MRO services from three global locations.”

Further, Hall explained that as popular helicopter platforms continue to age, he expects more OEMs to seek out Ontic’s specialized licensing solutions to enable lifetime customer and product support for legacy aircraft.

Visit Ontic team members at HAI Heli-Expo March 1-3 in Louisville, KY. Stop by BBA Aviation booth 4356 for more information on their broad range of capabilities within the helicopter industry and beyond.


Ontic is a wholly owned subsidiary of BBA Aviation plc, with over 40 years of aerospace product manufacturing and aftermarket support experience. Ontic provides FAA, CAAS, CAAC, EASA Part 21 and 145 OEM support, including new and serviceable spares and repairs for over 4,500 maturing aircraft parts. Its portfolio of products, licensed or acquired from major OEMs such as Honeywell, UTC Aerospace, Safran, Thales and GE Aviation, span all major aircraft systems in both civil and military markets. For more information, please visit www.ontic.com.

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 refueling and ground handling of business and commercial aviation aircraft. Its Aftermarket Services businesses (Dallas Airmotive, H+S Aviation, International Turbine Service, Barrett Turbine Engine Company, International Governor Services and Ontic) are focused on the repair and overhaul of jet engines and the service of aerospace sub-systems and components. For more information, please visit www.bbaaviation.com.