StandardAero Signs PW100/PT6A/JT15D Support Agreement with Long-Standing Customer Carolina Aviation Technical Services

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – October 18, 2019 – StandardAero has recently signed a Services Agreement with Carolina Aviation Technical Services (C.A.T.S), a Part 145 repair station based at Statesville Regional Airport (SVH) in North Carolina.   The Agreement – which extends StandardAero’s long-running relationship with C.A.T.S – covers the provision of maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services for the Pratt & Whitney PT6A and PW100 turboprop engines and the JT15D turbofan.

C.A.T.S is a certified maintenance center for a wide range of aircraft from various manufacturers, including Beechcraft, Cessna and Dornier, and an avionics dealership for Honeywell and FDS.   The recently signed Services Agreement with StandardAero will allow C.A.T.S to ensure that its customers benefit from seamless engine MRO support, minimizing downtime while locking in competitive pricing.

Commenting on the agreement, Peter Sistare, Owner of C.A.T.S, said:  “We are pleased to be able to extend our relationship with StandardAero.  Most importantly they provide the right services to assist us with our customers in the field.”

“We are delighted extend our long-standing relationship with C.A.T.S through this Service Agreement,” added Jason Johnson, Vice President – Sales & Marketing for StandardAero’s Airline & Fleets business unit.  “This agreement, which is part of our on-going engagement with FBOs and repair stations, ensures that C.A.T.S and its customers will benefit from the highest quality PW100, PT6A and JT15D MRO services, at cost-effective rates.”

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 and energy markets. StandardAero is owned by The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG), a global investment firm with deep industry expertise that deploys private capital across four business segments:  Corporate Private Equity, Real Assets, Global Credit and Investment Solutions. With $216 billion of assets under management as of December 31, 2018, Carlyle’s purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of our investors, portfolio companies and the communities in which we live and invest.  For more information, go to