Turkish Nacelle Center (TNC)
Turkish Nacelle Center was officially established on 14th of December 2010, upon signing of Joint Venture Agreement on 15th of July 2010, between Turkish Technic Inc. and Collins Aerospace (formerly UTC Aerospace Systems) Aerostructures Business Unit.
The JV Company initially started its operations in Gebze Industrial Trade Zone. After completion of Turkish Technic Sabiha Gokcen Airport Facilities and Hangars, the Company was moved to Turkish Technic Sabiha Gokcen Airport Wide Body Hangar and has been continuing its operations without interruption since September 2014.
As its main business scope, Turkish Nacelle Center provides repair, maintenance, overhaul and modification of thrust reverser and nacelle systems for almost all types of engine platforms being used on commercial aircraft.
As a result of having engineers with repair design capabilities and having all the necessary tools required for maintenance, the company has numerous Collins Aerospace special repairing capabilities including autoclave repairs. Turkish Nacelle Center provides support for Turkish Airlines Fleet as well as other airline companies in Turkey along with international customers.
Furthermore, the Company hold the license of new engine platform nacelles and cowls which are originally manufactured by Collins Aerospace. This brings great advantage to the customers in Turkey and in the surrounding region:
• Boeing 787: GENx ve Trent 1000 Engine Nacelle Systems• A320neo: PW1100G Engine Nacelle Systems• A350: Trent XWB Engine Nacelle Systems• C Series: PW1500G Engine Nacelle Systems• MRJ: PW1200G Engine Nacelle Systems
The Company also provides leasing asset support from Collins Aerospace asset pool across the globe and offers Flight Hour Agreement (FHA) service which covers global asset access with high repair capability in terms of full risk transfer services. Below are Thrust Reverser and Nacelle component’s main engine platforms which Turkish Nacelle Center has in its capability through EASA and FAA certificates:
• V2500• CFM56-7B• CFM56-5A/5B/5C • CF6-80C2• CF6-80E1• PW4000• RB211