P&W and SkyWest Sign Aftermarket Agreement for Fleet of Mitsubishi Regional Jets

Pratt & Whitney and SkyWest, Inc. have signed a definitive agreement for a PureSolution™ Fleet Management Program supporting the PW1217G engines installed in a fleet of 100 MRJ90 Mitsubishi Regional Jets and up to an additional 100 option MRJ90 Mitsubishi Regional Jets for a term of up to 16 years. Each MRJ90 will be powered by two PurePower® PW1217G engines. Deliveries are anticipated to begin in 2017. 

Pratt & Whitney is a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX).

"We're very pleased SkyWest has chosen us to maintain its fleet of fuel efficient PurePower engines," said Todd Kallman, president, Pratt & Whitney Commercial Engines. "The PureSolution Fleet Management Program will ensure optimal performance and dependability of SkyWest's PW1217G engines long into the future."

Source: Pratt & Whitney, A United Technologies Company (NYSE:UTX)
Date: Jul 4, 2013