February 11, 2014
Ontic and Rolls-Royce enter license agreement
Ontic UK have entered into license agreement with Rolls-Royce for the manufacturing and worldwide distribution rights for Dart aircraft engine components. The transition of support and manufacturing capabilities to Ontic’s Cheltenham, UK facility will commence immediately. Technical support will continue to be offered by Rolls-Royce. The Dart engine is in service on an active fleet of 218 aircraft that include the Avro/Hawker Siddley HS748, HAL 748, Fokker F27, Gulfstream I, NAMC YS11, Convair CV 640. Ontic’s global legacy focus is supported from manufacturing and MRO facilities in Chatsworth, California; Houston, Texas; and Cheltenham in the United Kingdom. The Dart engine will be supported primarily from Ontic’s Cheltenham, UK facility.