Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), today announced that S7 Airlines signed an agreement for a 12-year Pratt & Whitney EngineWise Fleet Management Program. The agreement will cover S7 Airlines' fleet of 30 Airbus A320neo and A321neo family of aircraft powered by the Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Geared Turbofan™ (GTF) PW1100G-JM engines.
"This agreement will allow S7 Airlines to manage our fleet more efficiently through Pratt & Whitney's EngineWise services portfolio, including the use of real-time data analytics," said Vladimir Obyedkov, CEO, S7 Airlines. "This further strengthens our relationship with Pratt & Whitney after taking delivery of GTF-powered A320neo aircraft this past July."
"We would like to thank S7 for their confidence in Pratt & Whitney to maintain their new fleet of GTF-powered aircraft, which continues to revolutionize the aviation industry," said Rick Deurloo, senior vice president, Sales, Marketing & Customer Support at Pratt & Whitney. "EngineWise represents our long-term commitment to customers to improve the predictability, reliability and health of their fleets. We look forward to offering this service to S7 Airlines moving forward."