BMT Aerospace, which specializes in manufacturing high-precision products and complex assemblies for turbine engines and mission-critical aircraft components, announced at a ceremony held in Belgium in the presence of Flemish Minister, President Jan, the United States Aerospace Celebrating over 50 years of successful partnerships with industry. Jumbon.
Benoit Reynders, CEO of BMT Aerospace, said: BMT has been a Pratt & Whitney supplier for over 50 years. Our participation in the global F-35 JSF program confirms that our expertise, management and know-how – “Made in Flanders” – is highly valued by air forces around the world. ”
Jean Jambon, Minister of Flanders, Northern Region of Belgium, commented: Flanders accounts for his 2% of world trade by land, sea and air. It is therefore no coincidence that BMT Aerospace is headquartered in Flanders. For over 50 years, BMT has designed, innovated and built components for commercial, military and space programs. Together with strategic partners, Flanders is committed to innovation in the export economy. “
BMT Aerospace, with manufacturing operations in the EU and US, is a Pratt & Whitney partner supplier and currently manufactures engine and accessory gearbox components supporting the following P&W programs.
F135 engine -> F-35 Joint Strike Fighter
PW1000 engine -> A320 NEO / A220 / Embraer E series commercial airliners
F100 engine -> F-15 / F-16 fighter
JT3/TF33 engine -> B-52 bomber / KC-135 tanker
A detailed document outlining the Belgian Joint Nation Strategy with the US Defense Cooperation Agency can be found here.
BMT Aerospace supplies mission-critical components equally for the Sikorsky UH-60 Blackhawk and CH-53E Super Stallion, the latest CH-53K King Stallion helicopter series, and the Lockheed-Martin C-130 Hercules military transport aircraft. BMT Aerospace is active on nearly all major aerospace platforms, including Airbus’ A320, A330, A350 and A380 aircraft, and gears and gearboxes for jet engine manufacturers Rolls-Royce, General Electric, Honeywell, Safran and UTC. is manufactured.