StandardAero Expands PT6A Field Services from Houston Hobby Airport Location

Scottsdale, Ariz. – October 9, 2017 – StandardAero has announced the expansion of its PT6A turboprop engine field services at its Houston Hobby Airport (KHOU) location to better serve operators in the Texas region and bordering states. The expansion includes a variety of convenient offerings to include PT6A engine “on-wing” repairs, borescope inspections, hot section inspections, engine removal and installation.

“Our Houston Hobby facility is a centralized location with a stellar reputation among light and medium jet owners. We are now pleased to offer these expanded field services for PT6A powered turboprop aircraft owners,” said Todd Vanderhyde, Director of Sales for StandardAero.

The new services will enhance the company’s offerings to operators of King Air, Pilatus, TBM and Cessna Caravan aircraft.

StandardAero is a Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A Distributor and Designated Overhaul Facility (DDOF). With more than 25 years of reliable turboprop experience, the company provides options and recommendations that are tailored to specific operator needs. StandardAero’s technicians, facilities and infrastructure have been specifically designed for PT6A maintenance, repair and overhaul with the goal of minimizing downtime and reducing operator costs.

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StandardAero is one of the world’s largest independent providers of services including engine and airframe maintenance, repair and overhaul, engine component repair, engineering services, interior completions and paint applications. StandardAero serves a diverse array of customers in business and general aviation, airline, military, helicopter, components, energy and VIP completions markets. The company celebrated its 100th year of industry leadership in 2011. In 2015, StandardAero was purchased by Veritas Capital, a leading private equity firm headquartered in New York City. Veritas invests in companies that provide critical products and services to government and commercial customers worldwide including those operating in aerospace & defense, healthcare, technology, national security, communications, energy and education. More information can be found on the company’s web site at