ORLANDO, FLORIDA--(Marketwired - Oct. 17, 2014) - Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) is ready to mark the selection of its next-generation PurePower PW800 engines by Gulfstream in a series of events at the upcoming National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) annual convention and tradeshow. The convention will take place in Orlando, Florida, from October 21-23. P&WC is a United Technologies Corporation company (NYSE:UTX).
NBAA 2014 activities will follow less than a week after P&WC announced that its PurePower PW800 engines are the power behind the new Gulfstream G500 and G600 business jets. A 16,000-pound-thrust-class powerhouse, the PurePower PW800 engine is optimized for high-flying, fast, long-range business jets and shares the same proven, rigorously tested core technology used in Pratt & Whitney's award-winning PurePower family of geared turbofan commercial engines.
To highlight this exciting news and more, P&WC will host the following events at this year's show.
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. (UTC). UTC provides high-technology products and services to the global aerospace and building systems industries.
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