Turbines, Inc. Appoints New COO

Owner, Jim Mills, announced that Turbines, Inc., an FAA certified repair station for the Pratt and Whitney PT6A engines, has appointed James P. Peleck (Jim) to his staff as Chief Operating Officer.

“Jim is a very welcomes management addition to Turbines’ strong technical staff. His addition brings a needed and quality strength to our ever-changing regulatory environment,” Mills said.

Jim comes to Turbines with more than 30 years of technical, administrative and management experience within the turbine engine repair and overhaul industry. As a seasoned manager, Jim compliments Turbines strong management and quality control skills which he has acquired over the years filling these roles for such companies as Pratt and Whiney, Standard Aero, and Boeing Aerospace.

Jim has filled extensive management and quality control roles in support of the complete line of the Pratt and Whitney PT6A series engines as well as the Rolls-Royce Allison AE3007 series. His accomplishments include but are not limited to certification of service units to ISO 9000 and 14000 standards, service center management, and oversight and development of a PT6 service center into a cellular concept of operations.

During the aforementioned accomplishments, Jim filled but was not limited to the roles of service center manager, production manager, chief inspector, production inspector, and manufacturing QC final inspector.

Educational Background

  • Northern Alberta Institute of Technology
  • Red River Community College
  • University of Manitoba

For your next PT6A repair, overhaul, exchange, etc., call 812-877-2587 today. Jim can be reached directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

‘The Jim Peleck Promise’
To put forth every effort to meet and satisfy all your PT6A needs