The 2019 MARPA EMEA Conference will be held in Dublin, Republic of Ireland from May 15-16 2019 at the Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge, in cooperation between the Modification And Replacement Parts Association (MARPA) and the International Trade Administration(ITA). 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!
Able Aerospace Services
Able Aerospace Services is a Gold Sponsor
Able Aerospace Services is a leading supplier of component and MRO services, and a global leader in approved replacement parts (PMA) solutions for a broad range of rotor- and fixed-wing platforms. This includes Airbus, Bell, Boeing, Leonardo and Sikorsky. Operating from a 200,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art headquarters and maintenance facility on the Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport in Mesa, Arizona, we provide support to approximately 1,500 commercial and military customers in more than 60 countries across the globe. For decades, this support has included the delivery of highly trusted – and tested – PMAs that give customers an alternative to buying new, without sacrificing safety or performance. Combined with our broad catalog of FAA approved repairs and overhauls, Able provides more than 10,000 solutions that save our customers millions of dollars each year. We succeed through a staff of 425 aerospace experts, including 40 engineers and DER specialists. This experience and diversity has allowed Able to obtain PMA on critical and life limited parts.
Aviation Component Solutions
Aviation Component Solutions is a Silver Sponsor
Aviation Component Solutions (ACS) is a leader in the PMA parts industry. A world-class engineering company, ACS designs, certifies, manufactures and distributes PMA parts for airframe and engine components and accessories which are used on all of the large commercial aircraft. ACS’s catalog contains over 800 PMA parts – all internally developed via test and computation covering many ATA chapters, including pneumatics, air conditioning, ice and rain protection, hydraulic power, power plant, engine starting, flight controls, landing gear and several more.
ACS PMA parts are instantly available with order fill rates above 99 percent, the vast majority of which are shipped the day the order is placed allowing ACS customers to meet their TAT goals while keeping spare parts inventory to a minimum.
Over 400 of the world’s leading airlines and repair stations count on ACS products and services. ACS Delivering the Difference!
HEICO is a Diamond Sponsor
HEICO Corporation is a successful and growing technology-driven aerospace, industrial, defense and electronics company. For more than 50 years, HEICO has thrived by providing customers with innovative and cost-saving products and services.
HEICO's products are found on large commercial aircraft, regional, business and military aircraft, as well as on a large variety of industrial turbines, targeting systems, missiles and
HEICO Corporation is a New York Stock Exchange listed company (NYSE: HEI and HEI.A) and has been ranked as one of the 100 "Best Small Companies" and 200 "Hot Shot Stocks" by Forbes. With headquarters in Hollywood, Florida, and multiple locations around the world - HEICO provides over 1 million square feet of design, manufacturing, repair, overhaul, distribution, sales and support capabilities.
HEICO Corporation operates in two segments, the Flight Support group and the Electronic Technologies group. The Flight Support group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs, distributes and overhauls FAA-approved parts that extend over the entire aircraft, from the engines all the way to hydraulic, pneumatic, electromechanical, avionic, structures, wheels and brakes and even interiors.
HEICO Parts Group (HPG) is the worlds largest independent supplier of FAA-PMA approved engine and component parts for virtually every engine platform and ATA chapter, holding over
12,000 FAA approvals, and producing more than 500 new, highly engineered parts each year. HPG offers more than parts. Customers continue to turn to HEICO to solve operational problems through product improvements, to develop new unit exchange programs, and to design and manufacture detailed parts for use in customer designed repairs.
Jet Parts Engineering
Jet Parts Engineering is a Silver Sponsor
Since 1994, Jet Parts Engineering has built a reputation as a high quality FAA-PMA parts supplier. We always ensure high value and excellent customer service while supplying PMA parts to clients such as Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, Lufthansa, and United Airlines, as well as repair stations around the world. Quality control and quality assurance are held to the highest standards, and our engineers and technicians have a wealth of aerospace and manufacturing experience. 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 www.jetpartsengineering.com
Piedmont Propilsion Systems LLC
Piedmont Propilsion Systems is a Silver Sponsor
Piedmont Propulsion Systems (www.piedmontpropulsion.com) performs propeller MRO for regional, corporate, and military aircraft. PPS holds FAA/EASA Propeller Class-1 and Class-2 ratings for all Dowty, Hamilton, Hartzell and McCauley propellers. PPS is the only facility in the world with certification to overhaul all ATR and DHC-8-100/200/300/400 propeller types, including Hamilton 568F and Dowty R408 propellers. PPS also supports out-of-production propellers including Saab 340/2000, Fokker 27/50/60, EMB-120 & DHC-6 platforms.
PPS is a subsidiary of First Aviation Services Inc. (www.firstaviation.com). FAvS’s other operating subsidiaries are:
- Aerospace Turbine Rotables (www.turbinerotables.com) repairs and overhauls Landing Gear systems, Flight Controls and Flight Control Actuation systems, Lighting, Power Supplies, Tach Generators, Oxygen & Fire Suppression systems (including Hydrostatic Testing), Crew Masks, and advanced composite repairs.
- Evolution Aerospace (www.evolutionpma.com) offers over 200 PMAs for Honeywell/Grimes lighting, starter/generator brushes, landing gear, crew masks and oxygen and fire bottles.
Wencor Group is a Platinum Sponsor
Wencor Group is a global aerospace industry leader that provides PMA design, CMM and DER repairs, and
distribution solutions to airline operators, repair stations, manufacturers, and militaries around the world.
Corporate affiliates include: Wencor, Dixie Aerospace, Aerospace Coatings International, Soundair Aviation
Services, Absolute Aviation Services, Flight Line Products, Xtra Aerospace, and Kitco Defense. Wencor Group
is headquartered in Utah with offices in Atlanta, Amsterdam, Singapore, Beijing, Shanghai, Istanbul, Miami,
Seattle, Birmingham, and Southern California. For more information, please visit www.wencorgroup.com.
Sheffield Aerospace is the Event Bag Sponsor
Sheffield Aerospace has become a global leader in provisioning and managing professional engineering and supply chain resource support for airline and MRO material solution programs. Our company specializes in safely and compliantly identifying, evaluating, and introducing alternate material solutions (PMA, STC, OOP Parts & DER Repairs) into the airline’s operating system. We do this by working with the airline engineering and supply chain organizations to provide a turn-key program that covers all aspect of accepting alternate parts into the airline, from solution identification/conception to a comprehensive internal approval system that includes the update of airline manuals and on-wing performance tracking & measurement of solutions.
The heritage of the executive team proudly traces to Sequa Corporation, a $2B Fortune 1000 company, and Chromalloy Gas Turbine, which grew under their leadership to become the largest independent provider of aftermarket gas turbine advanced component repairs, coatings, and alternative parts, providing tremendous savings to the global air carriers, military, ground-based turbine users, and the Maintenance / Repair / Overhaul (MRO) facilities. Our executive leadership brings years of aviation industry experience, as well as solid financial backing.