November 23, 2014 7:41 AM ET

Aerospace and Defense

Company Overview of Pratt & Whitney Canada Corp.

Company Overview

Pratt & Whitney Canada Corp. designs, manufactures, and services aircraft engines for business, general aviation, regional aircraft, and helicopter markets. The company offers turboprop, turboshaft, and turbofan engines; repair and overhaul, sale/rental/exchange, parts sale and maintenance, engine maintenance, diagnostic/prognostic, and customer training services; and maintenance promotions, warranty programs, technical publications, and tooling solutions. It serves customers through dealers in North America, South America, Europe, Africa, and Australasia; and sales representatives. The company was founded in 1928 and is headquartered in Longueuil, Canada with research and manufacturing faci...

1000 Marie-Victorin Boulevard

Longueuil, QC J4G 1A1


Founded in 1928





Key Executives for Pratt & Whitney Canada Corp.

Age: 54
Vice President of Finance
Vice President of Operations
Chief Information Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Pratt & Whitney Canada Corp. Key Developments

Gulfstream's New Business Jet Family Selects Pratt & Whitney Canada's PurePower(R) PW800 Engines

Pratt & Whitney Canada announced that its PurePower(R) PW800 engines are the power behind the new Gulfstream G500 and G600 business jets, which launched at Gulfstream Aerospace Corp.'s Georgia headquarters. A 16,000-pound-thrust-class powerhouse, the PurePower PW800 engine is optimized for high-flying, fast, long-range business jets and shares the same proven, rigorously tested core technology used in Pratt & Whitney's award-winning PurePower family of geared turbofan commercial engines. The PurePower engines have been chosen for five other applications demonstrating the performance, flexibility and robustness of this technology.

Pratt and Whitney Company-Azul Selects Purepower® Engines for Order of 30 Embraer E-Jets

Pratt & Whitney will provide power for 30 firm Embraer E-Jets E2 aircraft, for an order announced by Embraer and Azul Brazilian Airlines. Deliveries are scheduled to begin in 2020.

Pratt & Whitney Canada Corp.'s PW150C Engine Selected to Power Avic Xi'an Aircraft Company's New Ma700 Regional Turboprop

Pratt & Whitney Canada announced that its PW150C turboprop engine will power the new MA700 regional turboprop aircraft being launched by AVIC Xi'an Aircraft Company of China. This selection reinforces P&WC's global leadership in the regional turboprop segment and further extends P&WC's presence in China's rapidly growing aviation industry. P&WC's PW150C turboprop engine leverages the success of its PW150A engine by providing increased performance. The enhancements in the engine are customized to meet the specific needs of the MA700 and will provide exceptional fuel burn economics for the new aircraft.

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