OSHKOSH, WISCONSIN--(Marketwired - July 22, 2016) - Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) will have a strong presence at EAA AirVenture 2016, the largest gathering of aviation enthusiasts in the world. P&WC is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX).
"We're delighted to show our support and gratitude to the enthusiast community attending EAA AirVenture 2016," said Denis Parisien, Vice President, Marketing, General Aviation, P&WC. "EAA AirVenture is an event we look forward to every year as a venue to share the latest PT6A news, reconnect with old friends, as well as make new ones. This year we have many exciting new innovations, program offerings and updates to share with PT6A customers and fans."
Highlights of P&WC's presence at the 2016 AirVenture include:
"It is part of the culture at P&WC to constantly push to make the best even better and we continue to invest in new engine technologies and customer service programs for the PT6A engine," said Parisien. "From reducing pilot workload and streamlining engine installation, through the development of an integrated electronic engine and propeller control and a 2000+ SHP thermal engine for the next generation, the needs of the general aviation community are always top of mind. As a result, new innovations are always on our drawing boards."
About Pratt & Whitney Canada
Founded in 1928, and a global leader in aerospace, P&WC is shaping the future of aviation with dependable, high-technology engines. Based in Longueuil, Quebec (Canada), P&WC is a wholly owned subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. United Technologies Corp., based in Farmington, Connecticut, provides high-technology systems and services to the building and aerospace industries.
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