11-Sep-2012 Source: M International
M International, Inc. announces that its subsidiary, Mint Turbines, LLC, has completed the signing of a new T53 Authorized Service Center license with Honeywell International, Inc. In order to continue the tradition of outstanding service provided to the Commercial and Military Operators of the T53 Engine product family, by M International, Inc., and Airborne Engines Ltd., Mint Turbines has developed new capabilities to perform T53 Engine MRO at its 73000 sq. ft. facility in Stroud, Oklahoma.
M International’s Chairman and CEO, Richard McConn stated, “This License and Partnership with Honeywell expands our already extensive turboprop and turboshaft engine maintenance, repair and overhaul capabilities. We are very pleased to expand our relationship with Honeywell by adding the T53 product line to our family of engine aftermarket support capabilities.”
M International’s Chief Services Officer, Ken Essary added, “We are excited to have a Honeywell approved MRO facility located in the United States. We look forward to continuing the history of excellent support that M International, Airborne Engines and Mint Turbines customers have grown to expect over the years.”
About M International, Inc
Headquartered in McLean, Virginia and formed in 1979, M International is a leading provider of aftermarket technical, MRO, and supply chain management services for the aerospace and defense industry. M International is the parent company of Airborne Engines Ltd. in Delta, BC, Canada, a Transport Canada approved Model 250 and Honeywell authorized T-53 repair and overhaul center, Keystone Turbine Services, LLC a Rolls Royce AMROC M250 approved repair facility and Honeywell approved AWARS, and Mint Turbines, LLC in Stroud, Oklahoma, a Honeywell Authorized T53 Engine Service Center and an FAA approved MRO facility for the PT-6A and T (Twin-Pac) series engines.
Both Keystone Turbine Services, LLC and Mint Turbines, LLC are minority held by Sigma Federal Alfa Defense Manufacturing, LLC. M International holds a number of OEM distribution and representation agreements to include being a Honeywell approved world-wide distributor of T53 engine spare parts.