Dallas Airmotive to Expand International F1RST SUPPORT Field Services, Adds John Seidl as New Director

Apr 25, 2019, 08:11 AM by User Not Found
Seidl Brings Over 25 Years of Aircraft Engine Maintenance Experience to the Leadership Role

Dallas, TX – Dallas Airmotive, a BBA Aviation Global Engine Services company, has announced the company aims to expand its F1RST SUPPORT field services internationally, and has recruited John Seidl as the new Director of Global Services to lead the growth efforts. Seidl’s initial focus is to enhance F1RST SUPPORT field services for PW100 operators in the Europe, Africa and Asia-Pacific regions.

John SeidlIn order continue to expand our support network, we needed to bring a trusted expert onboard to aid our efforts,” Jeff Turner, Vice President of Sales and Service said. “John Seidl’s years of management experience plus his technical expertise made him the perfect fit for this new position.”

Seidl is an Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) licensed mechanic who brings more than 25 years of engine maintenance experience to the role, including several years in PW100 overhaul and field service support for Aviall, Vector Aerospace and most recently, VP of Global Operations for StandardAero.

“We pride ourselves at Dallas Airmotive in having an industry-leading field service organization and ensuring that our customers get quick support, anywhere in the world,” Turner said. “I look forward to seeing Seidl apply his knowledge to our service network and F1RST SUPPORT team to continue that commitment to excellence.”

Seidl said he is committed to supporting the customer through each event and using his maintenance background to provide solutions to implement best practices around the world. For more information on our F1RST SUPPORT field service team, contact John Seidl or learn more on our website.


About BBA Aviation’s Global Engine Services

Dallas Airmotive and H+S Aviation deliver OEM-authorized turbine engine maintenance, repair and overhaul services and support to the aviation industry backed by more than 80 years of experience. The companies have established a Global Engine Services network that provides comprehensive services for engines powering the majority of the world’s business and general aviation (B&GA) and rotorcraft fleets. The network includes engine MRO centers in Dallas, TX and Portsmouth, UK, as well as 10 regional turbine centers around the world. Additionally, the F1RST SUPPORT field service organization provides rapid response and high capability on-site repair and inspection services. The Global Engine Services network also includes two companies, International Turbine Service (ITS) and Barrett Turbine Engine Company (BTEC), that specialize in turbine engine and parts sales, as well as an accessory repair and overhaul company, International Governor Services (IGS). For more information, please visit,,, or

Information on BBA Aviation plc

BBA Aviation plc is a market leading, global aviation support and aftermarket services provider, primarily focused on servicing the Business and General Aviation (B&GA) market. We support our customers through three principal businesses: Signature Flight Support, Ontic and Global Engine Services/Engine Repair and Overhaul (ERO).

Signature Flight Support also includes Signature TECHNICAirTM and EPIC and provides premium, full service flight and home base support including refuelling, ground handling and MRO services through the world’s largest fixed base operation (FBO) network for B&GA users with around 200 locations covering key destinations in North America, Europe, South America, Caribbean, Africa and Asia. EPIC is a provider of aviation fuels, supplies and services.

Ontic is a leading provider of high-quality equipment and cost-effective solutions for the continuing support of maturing and legacy aerospace platforms with locations in the USA, Europe and Asia. ERO is a leading independent engine service provider to global B&GA operators, the rotorcraft market and regional airline fleets with locations in the USA, Europe, South America, Africa, Asia and the Middle East.

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