São Paulo, Brazil…August 1, 2011…André Moreira has joined BBA Aviation Engine Repair and Overhaul (ERO) company Dallas Airmotive do Brasil as quality engineer. Moreira will be the Dallas Airmotive engineering interface with the Agência Nacional de Aviação Civil (ANAC), the Brazilian agency responsible for regulations and safety oversight of civil aviation. He will also be responsible for managing quality standards and technical communications with Dallas Airmotive technical teams around the world.
Moreira recently graduated from Federal University of Minas Gerais with a degree in mechanical engineering with emphasis on aeronautics. While attending university, he worked for Dallas Airmotive do Brasil as an intern and is familiar with the company’s capabilities and processes. In addition to Portuguese, he is fluent in English and Italian.
Dallas Airmotive do Brasil is located in Belo Horizonte and provides OEM authorized Major Periodic Inspection services on Honeywell TFE731 turbofan engines and line maintenance on Honeywell 36 series APUs. It also offers repair services on Pratt & Whitney Canada PW100 and PT6A turboprop engines.
Dallas Airmotive will be exhibiting at the 2011 LABACE Conference and Exhibition August 11-13 at Booths 2009-2011-1012.
BBA Aviation’s Engine Repair and Overhaul group of companies is primarily engaged in the repair and overhaul of gas turbine engines and parts support. Operating under the names Dallas Airmotive, H+S Aviation and Premier Turbines, the combined companies form a world leading, OEM-authorized, independent provider of services for Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A/T, JT15D, PW100, PW300, PW500 and PW901 APU; Rolls-Royce Spey, Tay and Model 250/T63/T703; General Electric CF34, CT7/T700, and J85; Honeywell TFE731, HTF7000, CFE738, ALF502L engines, and Honeywell Model 36, 331-200/250 and RE100/RE220 series APUs; and the Hamilton Sundstrand T40-1 APU. Dallas Airmotive operates facilities at two locations in Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area plus a network of Regional Turbine Centers across the United States, Brazil and in England. Premier Turbines is located in Neosho, Missouri. H+S Aviation is located in Portsmouth, England. In addition to its overhaul and repair facilities, BBA Aviation Engine Repair and Overhaul operates two parts supply companies: International Turbine Service and Barrett Turbine Engine Company and one component and accessory repair and overhaul company International Governor Services. Headquartered in Grapevine, Texas, the combined companies employ more than 1,000 personnel who service business aviation, regional airline, military and government agencies worldwide. For more information, please visit www.BBAAviationERO.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 the refueling and ground handling of business and commercial aviation aircraft. Its Aftermarket Services and Systems businesses (Dallas Airmotive, Premier Turbines, H+S Aviation, International Turbine Service, Barrett Turbine Engine Company, International Governor Services, Ontic and APPH) are focused on the repair and overhaul of jet engines and the manufacture and service of aerospace sub-systems and components. For more information, please visit www.bbaaviation.com.