2017 Conference Sponsors

Annual Conference

The 2017 MARPA Conference will be held held October 25-26, 2017. 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. For more, visit www.ableengineering.com.

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

    AMETEK Aerospace & Defense

    AMETEK Aerospace & Defense is the Raffle Sponsor

    AMETEK Aerospace & Defense, Measurement and Power Systems, Sensors and Fluid Management Systems (Sensors) is a recognized OEM leader in the design and manufacture of Aircraft Sensor systems and components for an array of commercial and military markets.
    Our product portfolio consists of high-temperature thermocouples, pressure sensors, pressure switches, fuel gauging systems, fuel level and temperature sensors, lube oil level and RTD temperature sensors, speed sensors, hydraulic level and temperature sensors, waste water level sensors, fuel flow meters and flow switches, accelerometers, angle of attack sensors, other air data system sensors and cables and harnesses.
    AMETEK Sensors experienced group of aerospace engineers stand ready to provide FAA Approved PMA/DER solutions to the commercial aviation community within our core competency.

    Aviation Component Solutions

    Aviation Component Solutions is a Lunch 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’s customer base includes over 400 of the world’s leading airlines and repair stations. A global business, ACS customers can be found on six continents – in over 30 countries.

    First and foremost, ACS offers its customers significant overall life cycle cost savings equaling several millions of dollars each and every year.

    Over 400 of the world’s leading airlines and repair stations count on ACS products and services. ACS Delivering the Difference!

    Execute to Win (ETW)

    ETW is a Sponsor of Thursday's Networking Breaks and Lunch

    The ETW Business Management Solution brings together a proven management approach, cloud-based technology, and results-oriented implementation and optimization services to help your organization turn strategy and culture into tangible results.
    Our process aligns every employee within an organization to the overall strategic goals and direction of the company. Through this alignment, everyone can make a clear connection between their daily work and how it contributes to the organization's key initiatives. Our cloud-based application sustains this process by providing clear visibility into all levels of the organization through various dashboards and serves as the platform for collaboration and coaching that drives better results.

  • Exective KPI & Goal Setting Software Move on from Excel, Word or PowerPoint to set goals at scale. Cascade goals throughout your entire organization so every employee is connected to strategy, in one easy-to-use platform.
  • Executive & Operational Dashboard Use real-time progress updates to drive high performance with 11 dierent KPI report and presentation types. Our highly customizable dashboard allows you to see the information in whichever display makes the most sense for you.
  • Ongoing Performance Development Create development plans aligned with an employee’s goals. Emphasize career development and progression to create a culture of high performers throughout your entire organization.
  • Improved Strategic Planning and Execution Easily articulate and translate your long-term strategy into actionable goals. Take the concept of your strategy, and turn it into a reality with a comprehensive execution plan for your team or organization.
  • Increased Employee Engagement Transparency increases accountability and promotes a complete understanding of how each and every employee's role aects the success of the company. Give employees transparency into top company goals for a highly engaged workforce.
  • Help Your Managers Become Coaches Spend less time doing and more time developing talent to increase overall efficiency and productivity. As managers become coaches, employees become problem solvers.
    EXECUTE TO WIN: Business Operating System for the Modern Enterprise www.etw.com


    HEICO is a Diamond Sponsor

    HEICO Aerospace Corporation is a successful and growing technology-driven aerospace, industrial, defense and electronics company. HEICO provides customers with innovative and cost-saving products and services. HEICO's products are found on large commercial, regional, business and military aircraft, along with a large variety of industrial turbines, targeting systems, missiles and electro-optical devices.

    HEICO Parts Group (HPG) is the world’s largest independent supplier of FAA-PMA approved engine and component parts for virtually every engine platform and ATA chapter, holding over 10,000 FAA approvals, and producing more than 500 new, highly engineered parts annually. HEICO Repair Group (HRG), which supplies flight-critical repair and overhaul services for aircraft accessory components, such as electro-mechanical, electronic, hydraulic, pneumatic, avionic, landing gear and structural aircraft sections, is one of the largest independent component MRO and asset management services providers in the world. HEICO Distribution Group (HDG), through its Seal Dynamics and Blue Aerospace subsidiaries, is a leading provider of FAA-approved component parts, and a leader in distribution for OEM replacement parts for both commercial and military applications.

    HEICO has also been ranked as one of the 100 "World’s Most Innovative Growth Companies", 100 "Best Small Companies" and 200 "Hot Shot Stocks" by Forbes over the past decade.

    Jet Parts Engineering

    Jet Parts Engineering is a Gold 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 Airlines, 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.

    Wencor Group

    Wencor Group is a Gold and Bag 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.

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