The MARPA 2012 Conference was held October 3-5, 2012 at the Renaissance Las Vegas Hotel. We could not do this without our sponsors. On this page, you can learn more about our sponsors. Click on a sponsor's name in the list below to go directly to their information!
Aero Brake & Spares
Aero Brake & Spares is the Raffle Sponsor
Aero Brake & Spares, Inc., an FAA PMA developer, manufacturer and supplier of precision engineered products for over 20 years, offers a unique combination of experience, innovation and support. At Aero Brake & Spares Inc. quality is our best part, we employ an AS9100/ISO9001 certified Quality Management System to assure a continuing standard of quality while providing mechanisms for continuous review and improvement of all facets from development, to product realization and end-user support.
Aerotech Holdings is a Gold Sponsor
Aerotech Holdings offers its customers Savings Through Engineered Solutions. Boeing Licensed Spares, Airbus and Helicopter FAA-PMA replacement parts, a 145 Repair Station and In-house Precision Manufacturing. Aerotech was built with one goal in mind, to deliver the highest quality products and services to our customers without compromise. "Quality Without Compromise."
Aero-Instruments is a Break Sponsor
Since 1925, Aero-Instruments has been one of the most trusted names in the design and manufacture of Air Data Sensors. Essential to the safe flight of all aircraft, our electrically heated Pitot Probes, Pitot-Static Probes, Static Pressure Ports, Angle of Attack, Temperature Sensors and Flight Test Equipment are the primary air data sensors providing critical flight data. As an OEM supplier, our products are on virtually every type of aircraft including large commercial transport, regional, military, business jets, general aviation, rotorcraft and Unmanned Aerial Vehicles. Our FAA PMA certified Pitot and Pitot-Static Probes for use in large commercial transport are engineered to meet or exceed industry specifications and are designed with rugged heating elements to prevent ice accretion and water ingestion for reliable operation in the most adverse environmental conditions. With extensive testing and analysis refined by years of experience, reliability is built into every facet of our product.
Aero Parts Mart
Aero Parts Mart is the Lanyard Sponsor
AERO PARTS MART was founded with the goal of providing the following solutions to the aviation industry:
Parts availability and improved lead times
Lower cost of ownership and reduction to material costs
Improvements to design
Ability to work one on one with airline purchasing and engineering groups to improve operational reliability while lowering costs
Customer commitment that is unrivaled
Aero Parts Mart provides FAA PMA part solutions for the Bombardier CRJ 200-440, 700-900 regional jets, Bombardier Dash 8 and Q400, Saab 340, Embraer ERJ145, ERJ 170, ERJ 175, ERJ 190, ATR72, Bae 146, Avro RJ85, Avro RJ100, Airbus, DC-10 and MD11
Aircraft Inventory Management & Services
Aircraft Inventory Management & Services is the USB Drive Sponsor
Aircraft Inventory Management & Services focuses on the needs of their customers to balance their inventory levels without interrupting their services. As a service organization dedicated to providing aftermarket expendables to the aviation industry, Aircraft Inventory purchases and consigns large inventories and prepares them for just-in-time availability to MRO's/Repair Stations, Airlines and Distributors. As a supply chain partner, Aircraft Inventory can assist you with same day shipment on +500,000 line items of standard, specialty and hard to find parts in stock from their Dallas, TX (USA) facility.
Alliance Aerospace is a Silver Sponsor
Alliance Aerospace Engineering is an FAA-PMA approved organization providing reverse engineered aircraft parts and components to major airlines and repair stations worldwide. Alliance has a strategic partnership with JCM Engineering Corp, a leading manufacturer of highly complex, precision-machined components and assemblies for the aerospace, commercial, and defense industries. This partnership has created an infrastructure that is fully supportive of the Aerospace industry. Due to Alliance’s reputation for engineering and its subsidiary JCM’s manufacturing excellence in the industry, the FAA has chosen Alliance as a partner under the FAA-ODA Program (Organizational Designation Authorization, FAA Order 8100.15) giving Alliance the competitive edge.
BELAC is a Diamond Sponsor
BELAC LLC, a Chromalloy joint venture company, provides design, testing, certification and production through casting of FAA-authorized PMA High Pressure Turbine blades. BELAC is ISO9001:2008/AS9100B:2009 qualified and offers design, tooling development, machining and inspection in a fully FAA-regulated environment. BELAC began delivering High Pressure Turbine blades to commercial aircraft operators in 2002. Since then the company has continued to grow, expanding its customer base to airlines in 23 countries. Today with more than 62,000 High Pressure Turbine blades in operation – and 400 million flight hours on both commercial airliners and aircraft operated by the U.S. military – BELAC has a flawless track record of product .quality and performance.
Innovation and Expertise
BELAC's knowledgeable staff is fundamental to successful metallurgical development in reengineered components. The company employs highly qualified metallurgists and other professionally trained scientists to guarantee the integrity of base alloys, weld, braze, casting and coating materials. Some of the tools available to our in-house professionals include analytical aids such as scanning electron microscopes, a fully equipped METLAB and software that assist in finite element analysis. With resident engineering fellows as well as quality and inspection staff that include former FAA experts, certified NDT specialists, and expert inspectors, BELAC works side by side with customers to ensure they receive superior parts and reduce overall operating expenses. Blades come with warranty coverage, and BELAC technical staff is on call 24/7 to meet operator needs.
To provide a high level of service to customers around the world, BELAC offers innovative sales programs including an exchange program for scrap replacement, called New for Used. BELAC takes in operators' used equipment and provides new high pressure turbine blades. The BELAC New for Used program is an additional way for operators to save significantly when purchasing High Pressure Turbine blades for the aircraft engine. BELAC offers immediate delivery and shipment of blades to operators anywhere in the world, for AOG (aircraft on ground) events or unscheduled maintenance on a wide variety of industrial engines that power commercial aircraft.
HEICO is a Diamond Sponsor, and the Opening Night Reception Sponsor
With annual sales approaching $500 million, HEICO is one of the industry's leading providers of cost saving alternatives to aircraft operators, airmotives, and repair stations worldwide.
HEICO Parts Group (HPG) is the world's largest independent supplier of FAA- Approved engine and component parts, holding over 5,000 PMAs and producing more than 400 new, highly engineered, parts each year. The HEICO laboratory, headquartered in Hollywood, FL contains state of the art equipment unrivaled in the PMA Industry. The Parts Group offers products for almost every engine platform and most ATA Chapters ranging from nuts/bolts, combustors and rotating airfoils, to fuel pump gears, bronze bearings and thrust reverser cascades, and delivers close to $4 million parts per year to the world's major operators.
HEICO counts all 20 of the world's largest airlines as customers. HEICO Corporation is a New York Stock Exchange listed company (NYSE:HEI and HEI.A), and is ranked as one of the 200 "Best Small Companies" and 200 "Hot Shot Stocks" by Forbes magazine. For more information about HEICO, please visit our web site at http://www.heico.com.
HEICO Aerospace-Your genuine alternative for over 50 years.
Jet Parts Engineering
Jet Parts Engineering is a Gold Sponsor
Since 1994, Jet Parts Engineering Inc. has built a reputation as a high quality supplier of FAA-PMA parts. We are known to provide high value and excellent customer service, supplying PMA to such clients as Delta Air Lines, Lufthansa, and United Airlines, as well as repair stations all around the globe. Our quality control and quality assurance are held to the highest standards. Our engineers and technicians have a wealth of aerospace and manufacturing experience. We have fine-tuned our PMA processes to guarantee only the safest and most reliable PMA parts.
The goal of Jet Parts Engineering has always been to provide our MRO partners with accessible and easy alternatives to OEMs. We carry all of our parts in stock and can ship within twenty four hours. Our employees are here to serve you, our customer. We are certain that Jet Parts Engineering's product value and customer service will exceed your expectations! Visit us at http://www.jetpartsengineering.com.
Wencor Group is the Conference Bag Sponsor
The Wencor Group is a worldwide leader in aircraft parts delivery and engineered aftermarket parts for commercial aviation maintenance. The company distributes its own proprietary FAA PMA parts such as gears, bearings, seals and other hardware for power generating, pneumatics, hydraulics, fuel and many other airframe and engine systems. The Wencor Group distributes mil-spec, TSO, OEM and PMA parts manufactured by partners BE Aerospace, Eaton Aerospace, Sargent Aerospace, Timken Aerospace, Green Tweed, Shamban, Parker Seal, Stratoflex and other top-tier manufacturers. In addition, The Wencor Group also engineers repairs that are performed in its Part 145 Repair Station. Wenstock is a proprietary inventory management system and the Wencor Group is the largest kit provider to airlines and 145 repair stations. Login at www.wencor.com or call 801-489-2000 today.