Avantair signs maintenance deal with Dallas Airmotive
BBA Aviation engine repair and overhaul company Dallas Airmotive and fractional ownership provider Avantair have signed a five-year engine maintenance agreement. Dallas Airmotive will provide repair, hot-section inspection, overhaul and field service on the PT6A-66 turboprop engines that power Avantair’s fleet of 50 Piaggio Avantis. The engines will be serviced at Dallas Airmotive’s Charlotte, N.C. regional turbine center and at its Dallas, Texas major overhaul facility. Dallas Airmotive has been an OEM-authorized distributor and designated overhaul facility for the PT6A since 1967.