Pratt & Whitney Canada marks 100,000th engine

Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) has marked the production of its 100,000th engine, a remarkable industry milestone, the company said.

P&WC is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX).

The company recently announced it is developing an integrated electronic engine and propeller control and a true 2,000 shp thermal engine tailored to General Aviation operators´ business needs. It will reduce pilot workload and simplify installation, while reducing the number of levers per engine from 3 to 1.

Founded in 1928, and a global provider of 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.

United Technologies Corp., based in Farmington, Connecticut, provides high-technology systems and services to the building and aerospace industries.