23/07/2015 BLACKHAWK MODIFICATIONS, P&WC COMMEMORATE 1,000TH PT6A ENGINE DELIVERY AT EAA AIRVENTURE OSHKOSH
OSHKOSH, Wisc., July 22, 2015 – Senior executives from Blackhawk Modifications, Inc., and Pratt & Whitney Canada today commemorated their 16-year collaboration and 1,000th engine at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh.
Pictured, from left, are: P&WC executives Maria Della Posta, Senior Vice President; Denis Parisien, Vice President, General Aviation Programs; John Saabas, President, and Nick Kanellias, General Manager, Sales & Marketing, congratulate Blackhawk President and CEO Jim Allmon on 16 years of success. P&WC leaders noted that “Blackhawk has earned a rock-solid reputation for providing value-added conversion solutions to its customers. Because our PT6A engine has played such an important role in Blackhawk’s remarkable success, we are particularly pleased that the 1,000th engine will be used to support an evolving business venture of selling converted aircraft.”
A King Air C90 with the milestone engine installed is being offered for sale and is one of the aircraft on display in the Blackhawk exhibit (307) at AirVenture Oshkosh.