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Ontic’s Signs New License Deal

October 14, 2016

Ontic, a BBA Aviation company and the aerospace industry's leading provider of 'Extended Life Solutions' for OEM legacy products has recently entered into an agreement with a leading OEM, to license the manufacturing and aftermarket support for an electronic control unit (ECU).

The ECU will be adopted into Ontic's existing facilities via Ontic's proven business transition process. Ontic will provide existing customers with complete support, including manufacturing and aftermarket services.

"We are extremely pleased to begin a new OEM partnership with this particular license agreement," Gareth Hall, Ontic President and Managing Director said. "Supporting Tier One OEMs on their mature, legacy, or non-core products and providing lifetime support to customers is Ontic's sole focus."

Ontic is exhibiting at MRO Europe on the 18th to 20th of October, booth 11-216, where we will be pleased to discuss existing capabilities and support, as well as potential future opportunities with our OEM partners.

Ontic is a wholly owned subsidiary of BBA Aviation pie, with over 42 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 pie is a leading global aviation services and aftermarket support provider. 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'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 group companies operate from more than 300 individual locations on five continents. For more information, please visit