Meggitt PLC, a leading international company specialising in high-performance components and subsystems for the aerospace, defence, and selected energy markets, has signed a multi-million dollar SMARTSupport™ agreement with GA Telesis, LLC for the provision of parts and technical support to GA Telesis’ MRO Services Organization for the repair of engine components for the CFM56 and V2500 platforms. In addition, Meggitt will provide component repair services to support GA Telesis’ Component Solutions Group (CSG) with their future aircraft teardown operations, asset management, and flight hour programs.

This SMARTSupport™ agreement further consolidates Meggitt’s position as a leading supplier for commercial aerospace aftermarket services and will ensure GA Telesis and their customers receive OEM quality components and repair services for the specified platforms throughout product lifecycle. Deliveries are scheduled to commence in January.

Adrian Plevin, SVP of Strategy, Sales, & Marketing for Services & Support at Meggitt, said, “This is a significant agreement for us. GA Telesis is at the forefront of aviation MRO, we are proud to welcome them into our SMARTSupport community and we look forward to supporting their growing requirements for OEM expertise in aftermarket.”

Since inception, GA Telesis has focused and developed OEM supported solutions to serve its customers.  We have an unwavering belief in the quality, reliability, and expertise of our OEM partners,” commented Pastor Lopez, President of GA Telesis’ MRO Services Group and Jason Reed, President of GA Telesis’ Component Solutions Group.

For further information, please contact:

Diane Whitworth

Communications Manager

Meggitt PLC

Tel: +44 (0) 7464 678065

Email: press.office@meggitt.com

About Meggitt PLC

Headquartered in the United Kingdom, this international group operates in North America, Europe and Asia. Known for its specialised extreme environment engineering, Meggitt is a world leader in aerospace, defence and energy. Meggitt employs more than 12,000 people at over 40 manufacturing facilities and regional offices worldwide.

The Services & Support division is focused on providing a single point of contact for Meggitt’s global aftermarket customers, capable of supplying just in time, reliable quality product across the Meggitt aviation portfolio. With three regional hubs and over 500 employees, Services & Support is dedicated to keeping Meggitt’s global customers airborne and operational, offering full service lifecycle solutions. For more information please visit www.mymeggittsupport.com.

About GA Telesis

About GA Telesis Component Solutions Group (CSG)

GA Telesis’ Component Solutions Group is a global integrator of component supply-solutions operating in the aviation sector serving over 3,000 customers worldwide with sales and services including, aircraft and engine component support, asset management, flight-hour programs, repair management, inventory lease/finance, vendor management, and other unique tailor-made supply-chain solutions.  CSG is the only company of its type to have significant component distribution and sales operations on four continents and customer support offices positioned on six continents supporting all Airbus, Boeing, Bombardier, and Embraer aircraft as well as CFM International, General Electric, International Aero Engines, Pratt & Whitney, and Rolls-Royce jet engines.

About GA Telesis MRO Services (MRO)

The MRO Services Group has a strong focus on performance by deploying lean operations and eliminating waste from daily activities that lead to direct cost savings for our customers. The “OEM Parts Only Philosophy” and current OEM material service agreements provide a great benefit to GA Telesis’ customers and its OEM partners. GA Telesis can deliver OEM quality material at the most competitive prices to its customers while enhancing the OEMs market channels.

About GA Telesis

GA Telesis is a global leader providing integrated solutions to the aviation and aerospace industries.  Built on the premise of “Customer Success” being the goal, GA Telesis serves over 3,000 customers, including airlines, OEMs, MROs, and suppliers worldwide with 31 leasing, sales, distribution, and MRO operations in 19 countries. At GA Telesis, the company’s core business is integrated aviation solutions, and their mission is customer success.

For more information please see our website at www.gatelesis.com or contact marketing@gatelesis.com