8-Dec-2010 Source: Lycoming
Lycoming Engines, a division of Avco Corporation, has added Airpart Supply Ltd., located at Wycombe Air Park near Londonâ€™s Heathrow Airport, to its worldwide distributor network. Founded in 1984, Airpart Supply Ltd. is an independent, privately owned United Kingdom based company supplying parts, components and services to airline, regional, corporate and general aviation aircraft. Its customers include some of the largest General Aviation operators in the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland, Europe and Africa. In addition, the firm proudly sponsors Red Bull Air Race pilot Nigel Lamb and The British Disabled Flying Association.
â€œAirpart Supplyâ€™s success over many years is the result of its strong commitment to the aviation community, close relationships with fleet operators, and ability to respond to customer needs quickly,â€ said Michael Everhart, Lycomingâ€™s director of distribution management and customer service. â€œIt is a valuable addition to Lycomingâ€™s worldwide distributor network and we are proud to have it as a partner in upholding Lycomingâ€™s reputation for quality support and service.â€
â€œWe are delighted to have been chosen to partner with Lycoming Engines,â€ said David McHugh, chairman, Airpart Supply Ltd. â€œThis is a significant appointment for Airpart Supply; we are looking forward to working with the Lycoming team.â€
Lycoming maintains a worldwide network of 53 knowledgeable and experienced distribution partners in more than 50 countries. Lycoming Authorized Distributors provide courteous attention and competitive pricing that continues after the sale with accurate information, service support and warranty assistance.
Lycoming Engines specializes in the engineering, manufacture, service and support of piston aircraft engines. Headquartered in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, Lycoming piston engines power more than half of the world’s general aviation fleet – both rotary-wing and fixed-wing. Lycoming Engines is a division of Avco Corporation.