PARIS AIR SHOW, Paris, June 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- UTC Aerospace Systems has been selected to provide asset management and repair services for components on 44 aircraft operated by Beijing Capital Airlines and Tianjin Airlines. The work will be provided under UTC Aerospace Systems' Comprehensive Accessory Repair and Exchange (C.A.R.E.) program. UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX).
As part of the agreement, UTC Aerospace Systems will provide inventory support and maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services for the two airlines' Airbus A320 fleet. The 10-year agreement includes support of more than 40 engine accessories on the Pratt & Whitney V2500 engines.
"We are pleased to extend our relationship with Beijing Capital Airlines and Tianjin Airlines and continue providing an asset management solution that meets the unique needs of its airlines and ultimately, helps them better serve customers," said Jim Patrick, vice president of Commercial Aviation, Customer Service. "We have supported several aircraft in their fleets over the years, and we are delighted they continue to see the value and benefits of our C.A.R.E. program. We look forward to continuing to provide the same level of quality, responsive service they have come to expect from us in the years ahead."
UTC Aerospace Systems' C.A.R.E. program offers total repair and inventory support services and is fully supported by an industry-leading network of top OEM accessory suppliers.
UTC Aerospace Systems designs, manufactures and services integrated systems and components for the aerospace and defense industries. UTC Aerospace Systems supports a global customer base, with significant worldwide manufacturing and customer service facilities.
United Technologies Corp., based in Hartford, Connecticut, provides high-technology systems and services to the building and aerospace industries. To learn more about UTC, visit the website at www.utc.com or follow the company on Twitter: @UTC.
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