AMETEK MRO Southern Aeroparts Named Authorized Repair Center by Honeywell for Engine Components

AMETEK MRO Southern Aeroparts Named Authorized Repair Center by Honeywell for Engine Components

TULSA, OKLAHOMA (APRIL 27, 2022) – Southern Aeroparts, a brand of AMETEK MRO and one of the leading thrust reverser actuation system repair stations, has signed a license agreement to become a Honeywell channel partner for components on CF6-80, PW2000, PW4000, V2500, Trent 700, Trent 800, and Trent 900 engines.

Southern Aeroparts has provided maintenance, repair, and overhaul services on these components for decades. Utilizing strategically located facilities in the United States and Singapore, this agreement with Honeywell allows further penetration of Southern Aeroparts into OEM-centric markets for those customers requiring OEM only material.

David Bentley, Divisional Vice President and General Manager of Southern Aeroparts, underscores the company’s core strategy of supporting legacy platforms with best-in-class solutions for customers.

“This agreement expands Southern Aeropart’s long-standing relationship with Honeywell and strengthens our presence in the market by allowing us to better support our customers globally,” said Bentley. “Honeywell has confidence in our OEM-trained technicians and our extensive history of customer support.”

Establishing repair partnerships and agreements with leading OEMs is a cornerstone of AMETEK MRO’s business. As part of the AMETEK MRO group, Southern Aeroparts has the financial backing it needs to prioritize innovation and expand capabilities.

“This agreement perfectly aligns with our business model and will facilitate expansion of our repair business across the globe,” said Bentley.

About Southern Aeroparts

Southern Aeroparts, a brand of AMETEK MRO, is an AS9100D and AS9110C certified repair station and a global leader specializing in the maintenance, repair, and overhaul of electromechanical, pneumatic, and hydraulic capabilities for all types of electric motors, cargo drives, and actuators. Southern Aeroparts also has capabilities for fan reverser, flight control, and landing gear actuation components as well as pneumatic motors and valves.

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AMETEK MRO, a business unit of AMETEK Inc., is a leading global provider of maintenance, repair, and overhaul services for commercial, regional, military, and general aviation aircraft. AMETEK MRO services more than 40,000 aircraft components, with capabilities including avionics, fuel, heat transfer, landing gear, hydraulics, pneumatics, power, safety and medical, wheels and brakes, and more. AMETEK MRO has 14 locations around the world and approximately 800 employees across its brands: AEM, Aeromedic, Ameron, AMETEK Singapore, Antavia, Avtech Avionics and Instruments, B&S Aircraft, Drake Air, Muirhead Avionics, and Southern Aeroparts. For more information, visit and follow AMETEK MRO on LinkedIn.

AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE: AME) is a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with 2021 sales of $5.5 billion.