Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) company, announced that it has entered into an agreement with Satair Group, a leading provider of aftermarket services and solutions for the civil aerospace industry, for the exclusive distribution of PW4000 100-inch engine thrust reverser spare parts.
Under the agreement, Satair Group will distribute the spare parts to Pratt & Whitney’s worldwide customer base. Satair Group will also maintain customer orders and fulfillment for the life of the program. The parties currently anticipate that Satair Group will commence its distribution duties on December 17, 2016.
“Through this agreement with Pratt & Whitney, we will add the thrust reverser component distribution into our parts portfolio to provide an even broader product scope offering to our customers. We look forward to the expanded relationship and the opportunity to provide great value-added service to both our customers and Pratt & Whitney,” said Paul Lochab, chief commercial officer of Satair Group.
“We strive to provide our current and future customers with the highest level of maintenance services,” said Carroll Lane, vice president, Commercial Aftermarket. “Through our agreement with Satair Group, we expect to provide our customers with just that – a highly qualified and respected organization with a worldwide distribution network that will benefit our customers and their maintenance needs.”