UTC Aerospace, VAS Aero sign supply, distribution agreement

UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), has signed a strategic supply and distribution agreement with VAS Aero Services, significantly improving parts availability to meet growing customer demand for ready access to OEM-certified serviceable parts, .

VAS Aero Services´ inventory of in-demand parts are expected to translate to cost savings and improved efficiencies for UTC Aerospace Systems customers. Both companies have a global footprint with warehouses and distribution centers strategically positioned close to customers, allowing for quick turnaround and timely delivery of parts.

VAS Aero provides global aviation logistics and aftermarket services.

UTC Aerospace Systems designs, manufactures and services integrated systems and components for the aerospace and defense industries. The company supports a global customer base, with significant worldwide manufacturing and customer service facilities.

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