HELI-EXPO—Las Vegas, NV— Ontic, a BBA Aviation company (C5239) and the aerospace industry’s leading provider of ‘Extended Life Solutions’ for OEM legacy products, announced today that the company has significantly increased its manufacturing capabilities and MRO services for the rotorcraft market.
Ontic has signed several licenses with aerospace’s top OEMs that has expanded the breadth of products and MRO services available to rotorcraft customers. The company now provides solutions for several civil and military platforms within the helicopter industry including: Bell 206 and 212, Airbus Helicopters AS350, AS330 and A332, UH-1, AW101, CH-53, CH-47 Chinook, MD-500, S-70, UH-60 Black Hawk and many more.
“Our position within the rotorcraft market has grown immensely due to our expanding partnerships with top OEMs serving the industry,” Gareth Hall, Ontic President & Managing Director said. “Ontic’s focus is to accommodate customers and OEMs according to their needs. As other technologies advance, we remain constant in order to extend support for legacy platforms with enhanced product availability and comprehensive MRO services from three global locations.”
Further, Hall explained that as popular helicopter platforms continue to age, he expects more OEMs to seek out Ontic’s specialized licensing solutions to enable lifetime customer and product support for legacy aircraft.
Visit the Ontic team members at HAI Heli-Expo February 27th- March 1st, Las Vegas, NV. Stop by BBA Aviation booth C5239 for more information on their broad range of capabilities within the helicopter industry and beyond.
Ontic is a wholly owned subsidiary of BBA Aviation plc, with over 42 years of aerospace product manufacturing and aftermarket support experience. Ontic provides FAA, CAAS, CAAC, TCCA, DCA, EASA Part 21 and 145 OEM support, including new and serviceable spares and repairs for over 4,500 maturing aircraft parts. Its portfolio of products, licensed or acquired from major OEMs such as Honeywell, UTC Aerospace, Safran, Thales and GE Aviation, span all major aircraft systems in both civil and military markets. For more information, please visit www.ontic.com.
BBA Aviation plc is a market leading, global aviation support and aftermarket services provider, primarily focused on servicing the Business and General Aviation (B&GA) market. We support our customers through three principal businesses: Signature Flight Support and Signature TECHNICAirTM which provide premium, full service flight and home base support including refuelling, ground handling, hangarage and MRO services through the world’s largest fixed base operation (FBO) network for B&GA users with around 200 locations covering key destinations in North America, Europe, South America, Caribbean, Africa and Asia. Ontic is a leading provider of high-quality equipment and cost-effective solutions for the continuing support of maturing and legacy aerospace platforms with locations in the USA, Europe and Asia. Engine Repair & Overhaul/Global Engine Services is a leading independent engine service provider to global B&GA operators, the rotorcraft market and regional airline fleets with locations in the USA, Europe, South America, Asia and the Middle East. For more information, please visit www.bbaaviation.com.