The 2020 MARPA Conference will be held at the DoubleTree by Hilton Orlando at Sea World in Orlando, Florida USA.
We could not do this without our sponsors! On this page, you can learn more about our sponsors. Click on a sponsor's name in the list below to go directly to their information!
Aero Parts Mart
Aero Parts Mart is the Lanyard Sponsor
AERO PARTS MART was founded with the goal of providing the following solutions to the aviation industry:
Parts availability and improved lead times
Lower cost of ownership and reduction to material costs
Improvements to design
Ability to work one on one with airline purchasing and engineering groups to improve operational reliability while lowering costs
Customer commitment that is unrivaled
Aero Parts Mart provides FAA PMA part solutions for the Bombardier CRJ 200-440, 700-900 regional jets, Bombardier Dash 8 and Q400, Saab 340, Embraer ERJ145, ERJ 170, ERJ 175, ERJ 190, ATR72, Bae 146, Avro RJ85, Avro RJ100, Airbus, DC-10 and MD11
HEICO is a Diamond Sponsor
HEICO Aerospace Corporation is a successful and growing technology-driven aerospace, industrial, defense and electronics company. HEICO provides customers with innovative and cost-saving products and services. HEICO's products are found on large commercial, regional, business and military aircraft, along with a large variety of industrial turbines, targeting systems, missiles and electro-optical devices.
HEICO Parts Group (HPG) is the world’s largest independent supplier of FAA-PMA approved engine and component parts for virtually every engine platform and ATA chapter, holding over 10,000 FAA approvals, and producing more than 500 new, highly engineered parts annually. HEICO Repair Group (HRG), which supplies flight-critical repair and overhaul services for aircraft accessory components, such as electro-mechanical, electronic, hydraulic, pneumatic, avionic, landing gear and structural aircraft sections, is one of the largest independent component MRO and asset management services providers in the world. HEICO Distribution Group (HDG), through its Seal Dynamics and Blue Aerospace subsidiaries, is a leading provider of FAA-approved component parts, and a leader in distribution for OEM replacement parts for both commercial and military applications.
HEICO has also been ranked as one of the 100 "World’s Most Innovative Growth Companies", 100 "Best Small Companies" and 200 "Hot Shot Stocks" by Forbes over the past decade.
R&D Dynamics is a Gold Sponsor
R&D Dynamics was founded in 1990. The company’s founder Dr. Giri Agrawal pioneered the design and development of high speed rotating machines supported on foil air/gas bearings for air cycle machines in the 70’s and 80’s while working at Honeywell and Hamilton Sundstrand. As Chief Project Engineer at Hamilton Sundstrand, he received the “George Mead Medal”, the highest technical award from the parent company United Technologies Corporation. He was also cited as the “Father” of the Hamilton Sundstrand Air Bearing Program. The foil bearing designs developed by Dr. Agrawal are used even today for air cycle machines of all modern civil and military aircraft.
Dr. Agrawal’s vision for the new company was to extend foil bearing technology to rotating machines other than air cycle machines, and that is the mission of R&D Dynamics Corporation.
R&D Dynamics is pursuing all three classes of turbomachinery for design, development and manufacturing. In addition to developing and manufacturing turbomachinery R&D Dynamics invests heavily in research and development for advancing its core technologies. R&D Dynamics holds an extensive portfolio of patents and proprietary processes pertaining to foil bearings and turbomachines.