Monthly Archives: October 2015

PB&W Attending NBAA 2015 (National Business Aviation Association) Annual Convention, Nov. 17-19

PB&W will be attending the 68th annual NBAA (National Business Aviation Association) convention and exhibition.  NBAA is the world’s largest business aviation industry event and will feature over 1,000 exhibitors and 100 aircraft on display.  The conference will be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada from November 17th through the 19th.

For more information and to arrange meetings with PB&W, please contact PB&W Director Luke Korta at  To register for the event, please go to the NBAA website at


Transaction Announcement: Timken to divest TAAT to Kaman

The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR) has announced the divestiture of its subsidiary company Timken Alcor Aerospace Technologies, Inc. (“TAAT”) to Kaman Corporation (NYSE: KAMN). Headquartered in Mesa, Arizona, TAAT is a designer and supplier of aftermarket parts for fixed wing aircraft and helicopters and sells to support businesses conducting maintenance, repair, and overhauls in the aerospace market. TAAT will become part of the Specialty Bearings & Engineered Products division of Kaman Aerospace Group.

Important factors in Kaman’s decision to acquire TAAT from Timken include organic growth opportunities, the robust quality system, engineering expertise, and strong relationships with engine MROs and fleet operators.  Kaman expects TAAT to achieve further growth through Kaman’s strong global sales channels.

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