At the National Agricultural Aviation Convention (NAA) held in Reno, NV, Africair, Inc. was recognized for their continued support and contribution towards PT6 engine sales, spares and product support efforts during their 50 years of operation.
The Prattt & Whitney sales team presented this banner to Africair, Inc. during the Thrush dealer’s meeting at NAA on December 8, 2013.
Congratulations to Pratt & Whitney and their state of the art PT6 on their 50th Anniversary! We look forward to continuing our support of PT6 engine sales, spares and product support in the years to come!
Today, Pratt & Whitney develops game-changing technologies for the future, such as the PurePower® PW1000G engine, with patented Geared Turbofan engine technology. The company’s worldwide large commercial engine maintenance, repair and overhaul network provides innovative services that add value and delight customers around the globe.
Pratt & Whitney’s large commercial engines power more than 25 percent of the world’s mainline passenger fleet. The company continues to develop new engines and work with its partners in International Aero Engines and the Engine Alliance to meet airline customers’ future needs.
Pratt & Whitney has built a long and distinguished record of providing top-of-the-line engines to 29 armed forces around the world. Our military engines power front line fighters, such as the F-15 Eagle, F-16 Fighting Falcon, F-22 Raptor and F-35 Lightning II, as well as the C-17 Globemaster III military transport and Boeing’s KC-46, the U.S. Air Force’s new airlift tanker.
Pratt & Whitney Canada has produced more than 75,000 engines, of which there are currently more than 49,000 engines in service on more than 28,000 aircraft operated by more than 10,000 operators in 200 countries.