Pratt & Whitney Global Service Partners has begun construction on the company's new facility at Singapore's Seletar Aerospace Park.

The approximately 15,000 sqm (160,000 sq ft), manufacturing facility and office building will be the latest addition to Pratt & Whitney's businesses in Singapore.

The facility will include an office area housing production management, various support functions and Global Services Engineering - Asia, which provides aftermarket repair design innovation.

It is expected to be ready for initial occupancy during the first quarter of 2013.

Source: Air Transport Intelligence news