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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MRO: JetBlue takes back control of its maintenance costs
18/10/2018 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

The vital restructuring of JetBlue is well underway. After stunning growth despite its position centred on a pretty difficult market (the east coast of the United Stat...


MRO: Pratt & Whitney Canada continues developing its predictive solutions
18/10/2018 | AEROCONTACT | MAINTENANCE / MRO

The engine manufacturer Pratt & Whitney Canada took advantage of the ERA (European Regions Airline Association) AGM which was held in Edinburgh last week to highli...


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