March 2016
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Guiliano appointed to lead new Asset Management Services SBU

Long-time aerospace industry leader Jim Guiliano was named to lead Chromalloy's new Asset Management Services SBU (Strategic Business Unit). Asset Management Services expands on the Chromalloy Material Solutions group with investment and growth in aircraft engine trading, exchange, overhaul, and sales, in addition to the company's parts trading operations.

Earlier Guiliano was the Executive Vice President of International Aero Engines (IAE), a role in which he led the company as the senior Pratt & Whitney executive. Prior to that, he held senior roles at Pratt & Whitney including VP, Global Customer Service & Service Programs and VP of Pratt & Whitney's $2B Global Engine Maintenance Center organization. He also led the large engine MRO Eagle Services Asia, a joint venture with Singapore Airlines and Turbine Overhaul Services, a Singapore Technologies Aerospace JV. He began his career as a U.S. Naval Officer. Guiliano holds a Bachelor of Science from the U.S. Naval Academy and an MBA from the Harvard Business School.

Chromalloy Asset Management Services encompasses a range of engines and aircraft families in production, recently out of production or identified for part-out. The SBU is based at the company's Fort Lauderdale, Florida trading, sales, and warehouse operations.


Annual WTUI gathering slated for Palm Springs, California

WTUI (Western Turbine Users Inc.), the world's largest aeroderivative user group supporting power generators, is hosting its annual membership conference and exhibition March 20 - 23 at the Palm Springs Convention Center in Palm Springs, Calif. The gathering will offer solutions to operational issues during expert presentations and breakouts.

Chromalloy will exhibit parts, repairs, and advanced services for aeroderivatives. WTUI participants are invited to visit Chromalloy at Booth 316.

The conference program offers technical breakouts for the LM2500, LM5000, LM6000, and LMS100 aeroderivatives. Sessions will address environmental, operational, and maintenance issues surrounding operations of gas turbine fired power plants. The conference is open to all WTUI active members. For information visit


Morocco hosting MRO Africa 2016 Conference & Exhibition

The 25th annual MRO Africa 2016 Conference & Exhibition - Promoting Aviation Development in Africa Through MRO and OEM Partnerships - takes off March 14 - 16 at the Hyatt Regency in Casablanca, Morocco. MRO providers, original equipment manufacturers, regional airlines, and industry officials are registered for MRO Africa 2016.

Growing annually, the African MRO market continues to exceed the global average growth. Driving the growth is line maintenance, heavy maintenance, and engine maintenance. Industry experts will present forecasts and discuss regional maintenance trends, OEM and MRO market dynamics, spare part optimization, cost management, regulatory oversight, leasing and maintenance, and PMA (Parts Manufacturer Approval) materials.

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Santiago hosting FIDEA 2016 aerospace and defense exhibition

The International Air & Space Fair of Latin America - FIDEA 2016 - gets underway March 29 - April 3 at the Arturo Merino Benitez Airport in Santiago, Chile. FIDAE 2016 will offer an exhibition hall, multi-track conference, and continuous commercial and military flight demonstrations.

More than 45,000 trade participants are registered to attend FIDAE, the region's premier airshow, with exhibitors from more than 40 countries. Registered participants represent civil aviation, defense, aircraft maintenance, airport equipment and services, security, and space technology. For more information, visit

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