Pratt & Whitney Canada (PW&C)
announced its forming a relationship with Covington Aircraft Engines Inc awarding it Distributor and Designated Overhaul Facility (DDOF)
authorization. The DDOF will be a repair and overhaul facility for P&WC PT6A engine series.
The Okmulgee, Oklahoma based Covington was formerly a P&WC Agricultural Service Centre
for PT6A engines used in agricultural applications. As a DDOF, it will now expand its service offering to cover a wider range of PT6A engines across other markets.
"Over the course of our 16-year relationship, Covington
has built a solid reputation for outstanding customer service in the agricultural market, which we are confident it will establish in other markets. Today's announcement is part of Pratt &Whitney Canada's continuing effort to enhance the support services we provide our engine customers,” said Raffaele Virgili,
Vice President, Customer Service at Pratt &Whitney Canada.
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