TULSA, OKLAHOMA (APRIL 27, 2022)Southern Aeroparts, a brand of AMETEK MRO and one of the leading thrust reverser actuation system repair stations, has signed a license agreement to become a Honeywell channel partner for components on CF6-80, PW2000, PW4000, V2500, Trent 700, Trent 800, and Trent 900 engines.

Southern Aeroparts has provided maintenance, repair, and overhaul services on these components for decades. Utilizing strategically located facilities in the United States and Singapore, this agreement with Honeywell allows further penetration of Southern Aeroparts into OEM-centric markets for those customers requiring OEM only material.

David Bentley, Divisional Vice President and General Manager of Southern Aeroparts, underscores the company’s core strategy of supporting legacy platforms with best-in-class solutions for customers.

“This agreement expands Southern Aeropart’s long-standing relationship with Honeywell and strengthens our presence in the market by allowing us to better support our customers globally,” said Bentley. “Honeywell has confidence in our OEM-trained technicians and our extensive history of customer support.”

Establishing repair partnerships and agreements with leading OEMs is a cornerstone of AMETEK MRO’s business. As part of the AMETEK MRO group, Southern Aeroparts has the financial backing it needs to prioritize innovation and expand capabilities.

“This agreement perfectly aligns with our business model and will facilitate expansion of our repair business across the globe,” said Bentley.