Pratt & Whitney and Hanwha Aerospace have signed agreements making Hanwha eligible as a repair source for parts and components on the GTF engine.
Hanwha brings over 35 years of overhaul and repair experience and coating capabilities to Pratt & Whitney’s GTF aftermarket network. The two companies have worked together since 1985 with Hanwha being a risk and revenue sharing partner on all GTF engine programs since 2015.
“We are focused on adding capacity and experience to best service our customers as we see shop visits increasing over the next several years,” said Joe Sylvestro, vice president, Aftermarket Operations at Pratt & Whitney. “Hanwha’s capabilities, combined with their willingness to invest, positions them well to support that growth with us today and into the future.”
“We look forward to participating in the GTF aftermarket network. This expanded relationship with Pratt & Whitney contributes to Hanwha’s goal to become a major global player in the aircraft engine industry and a partner to the world’s leading aircraft engine manufacturers,” said Hyun-Woo Shin, president and CEO of Hanwha Aerospace Co., Ltd.