Dallas Airmotive Adds Tracy Gandy as the Regional Turbine Center Manager for Phoenix, Arizona
Gandy brings over 30 years of engine maintenance experience to the leadership role
18 January 2019
Dallas, TX – Dallas Airmotive, a BBA Aviation Global Engine Services company has announced that business and general aviation industry veteran, Tracy Gandy, has joined the company as general manager of its Regional Turbine Center in Phoenix, AZ. Gandy's commitments include better serving operators in the area and growing the team’s technical expertise on the RTC’s OEM-authorized engine product lines.
Gandy is an airframe and powerplant (A&P) licensed technician who brings more than 30 years of engine maintenance experience to the role, including time spent as an Operations Manager for Field Support at StandardAero.
“Dallas Airmotive’s reputation as a leading independent engine maintenance organization is reliant upon the quality of our team and Tracy exemplifies the values we look for to lead the business in supporting our customers,” Jeff Turner, Vice President of Sales and Service, said. “Throughout his aviation career, he has been committed to exceptional customer support, and we are excited to watch that focus translate to the continued success of the Phoenix RTC.”
Turner added that Tracy is eager to get back to his roots, a technical and sales environment, and looks forwarded to leading the team with emphasis that value and quality always come first.
“He’s a great person to have onboard due to his technical knowledge of the Pratt & Whitney PT6A and JT15D programs and his proven ability to manage technicians both in a shop and field environment,” Turner said. “To enhance the Phoenix business, we needed to find a technical expert with an eye for detail to support the customer and ensure repairs are handled with ease.”
Gandy said he is committed to providing an excellent customer experience during the engine repair and maintenance process and using his background to provide engine maintenance solutions to operators in his territory. For local engine support in the Southwestern region, contact Tracy Gandy at Tracy.Gandy@dallasairmotive.com or your Regional Engine Manager.
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 DallasAirmotive.com, HSaviation.co.uk, InternationalTurbineService.com, BarrettTurbineEngine.com or InternationalGovernor.com.
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.
For more information, please visit www.bbaaviation.com.