Ozark Aeroworks LLC acquires the T53 Turboshaft Engine Product Line from Honeywell Aerospace

Press Release


CALGARY, Dec 23rd, 2021. Ozark Aeroworks, LLC of Springfield, Missouri USA (An Eagle Copters, Ltd. affiliate), is pleased to announce the acquisition of the T53 Turboshaft Engine product line from Honeywell Aerospace.


Ozark Aeroworks, LLC is one of Honeywell’s largest T53 Authorized Service Centers for the T53 series engines servicing a global customer base. Ozark Aeroworks has built strong relationships with Honeywell, T53 channel partners, and end user customers. This experience has uniquely positioned Ozark Aeroworks to manage the overall value stream of the T53 program, resulting in world-class product support for all T53 operators.


Ken Essary, Partner and CEO of Ozark Aeroworks stated that “after 42 years of providing T53 MRO support around the world, I’m extremely honored to be part of this historic transition and look forward to working tirelessly, with the Ozark-Eagle Team and our support network, to provide benchmarkable service to T53 Operators worldwide.”


Mike O’Reilly, Eagle Copters’ CEO and Ozark Aeroworks’ Partner added, “Opportunities like this come along once in a lifetime, I want to thank everyone involved for the efforts required to make this happen, adding a special thank you to Ken Essary. The T53 has a new home, and it could not be in better hands.”


Both Ozark Aeroworks, LLC and Honeywell Aerospace have established a dedicated transition team to manage the transition process and ensure we continue to meet our customers’ needs.


We look forward to working with Honeywell Aerospace, our suppliers, and our channel partners in supporting our global customer base.



For additional information and details click the following link: T53 External Communication 2021