Summit Aviation Technicians Receive Pratt & Whitney PT6 Training

MIDDLETOWN, Del. Feb. 24, 2014 – Summit Aviation, a Greenwich AeroGroup company, announced today that two of its Aircraft Maintenance Technicians recently completed Euravia Engineering’s training and certification program for Pratt & Whitney’s PT6 engines.

Bob Marsh and Scott Payne each received 40 hours of training which included MRT, flight line and heavy maintenance training activities. The training program encompasses classroom and on the job training for all aspects of the required syllabus. In addition, detailed testing and examination is performed before the trainees receive their training certificates.

Euravia Engineering and Greenwich AeroGroup entered into a partnership agreement in 2013 to provide Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) services for Pratt & Whitney’s PT6A and PT6T engines on fixed and rotor wing aircraft in the United States.

The training took place at Euravia Engineering’s facility in Kelbrook, England.

Summit Aviation

Located in Middletown, Delaware, the company offers aircraft and engine maintenance and modification services on Bell, Eurocopter, Sikorsky, Boeing and MD helicopters as well as on Pilatus, Cessna, Beechcraft King Airs, Beechjets and other light jet model aircraft.  The company also provides engine maintenance and support to its customers which include Pratt & Whitney, Turbomeca, and others. For more visit www.summit-aviation.com.

About Greenwich AeroGroup

Greenwich AeroGroup, Inc., owns and operates providers of general, commercial, government and military aviation services including: maintenance, avionics and interior refurbishments; fixed base operations; aircraft sales, charter and management; manufacturing and engineering; component repair and overhaul; parts distribution and financial services. Current locations include: Atlantic Aero, Inc., located at Piedmont-Triad International Airport in Greensboro, N.C.; Western Aircraft, Inc., located at Gowen Field in Boise, Idaho; Summit Aviation, Inc., located at Summit Airport in Middletown, Del.; DAC International, Inc., located in Austin, Texas; Matrix Aviation, Inc., located in Wichita, Kan.; Professional Aviation Associates, Inc., located in Atlanta, Ga.; Professional Aircraft Accessories, Inc., located in Titusville, Fla.; Aero Precision located in Livermore, Calif. and NASAM, Inc., located in South San Francisco, Calif. Additionally, Greenwich AeroGroup owns an interest in Helivia Aero Taxi located in Rio de Janerio. News and information are available at www.greenwichaerogroup.com.

 

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