CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- PARIS AIR SHOW -- UTC Aerospace Systems has been recognized by Airbus as a top 10 supplier for aftermarket support for the fifth consecutive year at an awards ceremony at the Paris Air Show. UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corporation (NYSE: UTX).
Airbus' Annual Supplier Support Rating and Ranking rates 37 major Supplier Furnished Equipment (SFE) system suppliers based on product performance, customer service and cost of ownership. This year's supplier ranking process included 124 airline operators.
The Electric Systems and Air Management Systems units of UTC Aerospace Systems ranked 10th for product performance on Airbus aircraft while the Nord-Micro unit ranked sixth.
"UTC Aerospace Systems is delighted to be named a top 10 supplier by Airbus," said Cheryl Gorman, UTC Aerospace Systems director of Airbus Programs. "Airbus is a highly valuable customer for us and this recognition is extremely gratifying."
The award ceremony acknowledged the top 10 Airbus suppliers based on their success in maintaining excellent product performance, world-class service levels, and communication with Airbus' worldwide customer network.
UTC Aerospace Systems designs, manufactures and services integrated systems and components for the aerospace and defense industries. UTC Aerospace Systems supports a global customer base with significant worldwide manufacturing and customer service facilities.
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