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Ontic Cheltenham Facility Receives TCCA Approval

August 19, 2016

Ontic, a BBA Aviation company and the aerospace industry’s leading provider of ‘Extended Life Solutions’ for OEM legacy products, recently announced additional approvals by the Transport Canada Civil Aviation (TCCA) for its Cheltenham facility. This allows Ontic’s UK MRO division to provide maintenance solutions to our Canadian customers.

"The TCCA approval for our Cheltenham facility is important in serving our increasing customer base in Canada. This additional approval extends our ability to provide world class service to our customers.” President and Managing Director of Ontic, Gareth Hall stated. “Our clients can feel confident in our capabilities and that we will provide a product and service that will exceed expectations. We will remain consistent in pursuing additional approvals and local certifications for all of our global locations to better serve our clients globally.”

The Cheltenham facility currently serves as a repair station and OEM for licensed and acquired products, including fuel measurement systems and emergency oxygen systems for a variety of platforms. For a detailed capability list, please visit

Ontic will be attending MRO Asia 2016 in Singapore, stop by booth number 615 to talk to an Ontic expert. Ontic will also be exhibiting at MRO Europe 2016 in Amsterdam. Stop by booth 11-216 and ask an Ontic expert about their capabilities in the MRO sector including complete overhauls, refurbished/serviceable parts, AOG, recertification, advance exchange and modifications.

Ontic is a wholly owned subsidiary of BBA Aviation plc, with over 40 years of aerospace product manufacturing and aftermarket support experience. Ontic provides FAA, CAAS, CAAC, TCCA, DCA, EASA Part 21 and 145 OEM support, including new and serviceable spares and repairs for over 4,500 maturing aircraft parts. Its portfolio of products, licensed or acquired from major OEMs such as Honeywell, UTC Aerospace, Safran, Thales, and GE Aviation, span all major aircraft systems in both civil and military markets. For more information please visit

BBA Aviation plc is a leading global aviation services and aftermarket support provider. BBA Aviation’s Flight Support businesses (Signature Flight Support and ASIG) provide specialist on-airport support services, including refueling and ground handling, to the owners and operators of private, business, military and commercial aircraft. BBA Aviation’s Aftermarket Services businesses (Dallas Airmotive, H+S Aviation, International Turbine Service, W. H. Barrett Turbine Engine Company, International Governor Services and Ontic) are focused on the repair and overhaul of gas turbine engines and the manufacture and service of aerospace components, sub-systems and systems. BBA Aviation group companies operate from more than 200 individual locations on five continents. For more information, please visit