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02/07/2018 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 02/09/2018 11:27

Piedmont Propulsion Systems Receives AS9110C Certification for Aerospace Maintenance and Design – February 7, 2018

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Piedmont Propulsion Systems Receives

AS9110C Certification for Aerospace Maintenance and Design

Winston-Salem, NC, February 7, 2018 - Piedmont Propulsion Systems, LLC (PPS), a wholly owned subsidiary of First Aviation Services Inc., announced today that it received AS9110C Certification for its Winston-Salem facility. PPS's certification includes "Maintenance, Repair, Overhaul and Design of Repair for Aerospace Propellers and Components." PPS is the only major propeller overhaul facility in the world that supports all major propeller manufacturers' most popular designs. PPS has recently added Philippine CAAP, Maldives CAA, Thailand CAA and Indonesia DGCA approval to its growing list of authorizations.

Mike McPhaul, Quality Manager said "We are very pleased to add this quality certification for both maintenance repair and design of repairs to our growing list of approvals and authorizations. It represents a testament to the quality of the PPS team."

About Piedmont Propulsion Systems, LLC (

For more than 65 years, major airlines, cargo operators, militaries, governments, and private operators worldwide have been turning to Piedmont Propulsion for their propeller maintenance and overhaul solutions. Piedmont is the most modern and largest dedicated propeller facility in the world with FAA Propeller Class 1 and Class 2 and EASA Repair Station ratings for all Dowty, Hamilton, Hartzell, and McCauley propellers. PPS is an authorized Hartzell and McCauley service center and the only facility in the world with FAA/EASA certification to overhaul all ATR and Dash 8 / Q400 propeller types. PPS also supports out-of-production propellers including the classic Dash-8, Saab 340, Saab 2000, Fokker 27/50/60, EMB120, & DHC-6 platforms with the same dedication to customer service.

About First Aviation Services Inc.® (

First Aviation Services Inc. (FAvS), headquartered in Westport, Connecticut, is a leading provider of repair and overhaul, rotables management and related engineering services to the aviation industry worldwide. FAvS's principal operating subsidiaries are Aerospace Turbine Rotables, Inc.

Evōlution Aerospace, Inc.® and Piedmont Propulsion Systems, LLC in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. More information about FAvS and its subsidiaries may be found on the company's

Contact:Sammy Oakley

Piedmont Propulsion Systems, LLC[email protected]