Pratt & Whitney


Pratt & Whitney is a U.S.-based aerospace manufacturer with global service operations. It is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corporation (UTC). Pratt & Whitney's aircraft engines are widely used in both civil aviation (especially airlines) and military aviation. Its headquarters are in East Hartford, Connecticut, USA.

As one of the "big three" aero-engine manufacturers, it competes with General Electric and Rolls-Royce, although it has also formed joint ventures with both of these companies. In addition to aircraft engines, Pratt & Whitney manufactures gas turbines for industrial and power generation, marine turbines, and rocket engines.

The company has over 35,500 employees (2009) supporting more than 9,000 customers in 180 countries around the world.

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John Saabas Announces Retirement; Maria Della Posta Named President, Pratt & Whitney Canada
14/05/2019 | AEROCONTACT | CAREER

LONGUEUIL, Quebec, May 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), today announced the appoin...


First Pratt & Whitney GTF engine to be overhauled in South East Asia
16/01/2019 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

This is a major new step for Pratt & Whitney's geared turbofan engine family (GTF). Eagle Services Asia (ESA), the joint venture formed by the engine manufacturer and ...


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