LONGUEUIL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - Nov. 10, 2015) - Following a year of significant business aviation milestones, Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) is set to shine at the 2015 National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) annual convention and tradeshow with new product and service announcements, along with a series of operator and media events. The NBAA convention will take place in Las Vegas, Nevada from November 17 to 19, 2015. P&WC is a United Technologies Corporation company (NYSE:UTX).

P&WC leadership team members as well as engine and service experts will be on site to meet with NBAA attendees. The next-generation PurePower® PW800 engine, a PT6A as well as engines from our PW300, PW500, and PW600 families will be on display at the P&WC booth (C10807).

Several operator and media events are planned throughout the convention:

November 16 - Media Day: Members of P&WC's leadership team will share the latest news about P&WC's dependable engines and services during a media roundtable.

  • Date: Monday, November 16, 12 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.
  • Location: Las Vegas Convention Centre, Room N217, 2nd floor, over the Grand Concourse (A light lunch will be served)
  • Participants: Nicholas Kanellias, General Manager, General Aviation Programs; Michael Perodeau, Vice President Marketing, responsible for the Corporate Aviation and Military Programs segment; Timothy Swail, Vice President, Customer Programs.

November 18 - Maintenance and Operations Seminars: P&WC will hold two Maintenance and Operations (M&O) seminars to provide operators with the latest insights on support initiatives, maintenance and more.

  • Date: Wednesday, November 18, 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
    • PW300, PW500 and PW600 and JT15D engines (1 p.m. - 3 p.m.)
    • PT6A engine (3 p.m. - 5 p.m.)
  • Location: Las Vegas Convention Center, South Concourse Mezzanine, 3rd Floor, Room S330G

About Pratt & Whitney Canada

Founded in 1928, and a global leader in aerospace, P&WC is shaping the future of aviation with dependable, high-technology engines. Based in Longueuil, Quebec (Canada), P&WC is a wholly owned subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (UTC). UTC provides high-technology products and services to the global aerospace and building systems industries.

This press release contains forward-looking statements concerning future business opportunities. Actual results may differ materially from those projected as a result of certain risks and uncertainties, including but not limited to changes in levels of demand in the aerospace industry, in levels of air travel, and in the number of aircraft to be built; challenges in the design, development, production and support of advanced technologies; as well as other risks and uncertainties, including but not limited to those detailed from time to time in UTC's Securities and Exchange Commission filings.

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Contact Information:

Isabelle Gagne
Pratt & Whitney Canada, Longueuil
Mobile: +1.514.262.3497