At Textron Aviation Inc. (“TAI”) we know you care about your
personal privacy. Because we care too, we have adopted the practices described
“Site”), purchase products or use our services until you have
described in it.
Certain areas of the Site or associated websites or webpages dealing with TAI
services provided or transactions conducted through those specific areas. You
should not access those areas, use the services of or conduct transactions in
those areas until you have carefully read the associated private policy and
agree to the terms and conditions. If there is any inconsistency between this
OUR COLLECTION AND USE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
We collect and use information about you which will help us administer our
business or provide products, services or other opportunities to you. Among
other things, we use the information we learn about you to help us personalize
and improve the experience you have on our website, to respond to your
requests and to communicate with you.
Personal Data We Collect
The types of information we collect, retain and use include the following:
1. Site Use Information
In general, you can visit the Site without telling us who you are or revealing
any information about yourself. Our web servers collect the domain names, not
the email addresses, of visitors.
Registration Information You Provide to Us
Personally Identifiable Information and Voluntarily Provided Additional
Generally, you are not required to register in order to access our Site.
However, when you send us an email, contact us to provide or receive
information or news, receive products or services or register in connection
with a specific area of the Site, we collect profile information from you
("Personally Identifiable Information”). When you register, we require
that you provide the following Personally Identifiable Information:
- Your first and last name;
- Email address; and
- Other information as requested in the applicable registration pages.
At your option, you may voluntarily provide additional information (including
employment history if you are seeking employment at TAI). Although you may
choose not to provide the optional information to us, it may result in some
features not being available to you.
How Long We Keep Your Information
The personal data that is collected by us will only be retained as long as
necessary for business continuity or valid legal purposes.
How We Use the Information We Collect
1. Site Use Information
This information may be aggregated to measure the number of visits, average
time spent on the Site, pages viewed, the site you visited just before coming
to this Site, internet service provider, etc. This information ("Behavior
Profiles") is used to measure the use of our Site and to improve the content
Personally Identifiable Information
By providing Personally Identifiable Information to us, you explicitly agree
to our collection and use of such information as described in this Privacy
Policy. We use your Personally Identifiable Information in the following ways:
- To respond to your inquiries;
- To process an order or request;
- To contact you regarding account status or customer service;
- To ask you for feedback on our service;
To let you know about products or services which may be of interest to you;
- To allow you to access specific account information; or
To match you with appropriate job opportunities if you are seeking
employment at TAI.
When you register, order products or services or provide information through
this Site, you consent to allow us to contact you for these purposes.
We may store the information you share with us for marketing research and
other marketing purposes. You consent to our making your email addresses
available to other reputable organizations associated with TAI whose products
or services we think you may find interesting.
If you do not want to receive information about our products and services, you
will be provided with the opportunity to easily opt-out of participation or
you may contact WebMaster@txtav.com.
Be aware that when you voluntarily disclose personal information in public
areas of the Site, such as chat rooms or bulletin boards, this information may
be seen and used by others. So be sure to exercise good judgment when sharing
personal information in these forums.
3. Email Communications
We use your email address to contact you to respond to your inquiries or to
provide information on products or services to you. To help us determine
whether you have received an email from us and to help us make emails more
useful and interesting, we may receive a confirmation that you have opened an
email from us.
A cookie is a small piece of information that a website can store on your web
remember your password, track the portions of the Site you visit, help us
identify the portions of our Site that may be the most relevant for your
needs, and to help us identify other products or services that may be of
or after you leave our Site. There are products commercially available that
are designed to help you disable cookies. Although we want you to be aware
that such products exist, please note that if you choose to use them we will
not be able to provide you with personalized service, and it may result in
certain features and services not being available to you.
Because of the nature of our business, our products and services are not
designed to appeal to minors, and therefore we do not knowingly attempt to
solicit or receive any information from children. Our terms and conditions of
use require that any registration may only be made by those age 18 or older
and that any product or service purchases may only be made by those age 18 or
older. If we have reason to believe that information is being provided by a
child under the age of 18, TAI will not collect the information without
parental consent or parent notification, which will include the opportunity
for the parent to prevent the use of the information or to prevent the child's
participation in the activity. Without parental consent, online information
will only be used to respond to an unsolicited request and for no other
purpose. We recognize that protecting children's identities and privacy online
is important and that the responsibility to do so rests with both the online
industry and with parents.
RESTRICTIONS ON DISCLOSING INFORMATION TO THIRD PARTIES
We do not sell or lease your Personally Identifiable Information to others,
but we may share your Personally Identifiable Information with our affiliated
companies or authorized representatives and you agree to allow us to do so.
1. Site Use Information
We may share experiential information or other data which does not personally
identify users of our Site with third parties. For example, this might include
product or service preferences of all visitors to our Site.
Personally Identifiable Information
We do not reveal Personally Identifiable Information about you to unaffiliated
third parties, unless:
- you request or authorize it;
- the information is provided to help complete a transaction for you;
the information is provided to comply with the law, applicable regulations,
or to protect our rights, property or safety or the rights, property or
safety of our users or others (e.g., to a consumer reporting agency for
fraud protection, etc.);
the disclosure is done as part of a purchase, transfer or sale of services
or assets (e.g., in the event that substantially all of our assets are
acquired by another party, customer information may be one of the
transferred assets); or
the information is provided to our agents, outside vendors or service
providers to perform functions on our behalf (e.g., analyzing data,
providing marketing assistance, providing customer service, etc.).
We may also gather aggregated data about you and disclose such aggregated (but
not personally identifiable) information to third parties for promotional or
EU Personal Data will only be transferred to third parties outside of the EU
the third-party data controller processes the personal data in accordance
with a Commission decision finding that a third- party country provides
adequate protection; or
the third-party data controller becomes a signatory to Model Clauses with
Textron Inc. or an affiliate or another data transfer agreement approved by
a competent authority in the EU; or
data subjects have been given the opportunity to object, after having been
informed of the purposes of the transfer, the categories of recipients and
the fact that the countries to which data is exported may have different
data protection standards.
SECURITY PROCEDURES TO PROTECT INFORMATION
We maintain security standards and procedures to help prevent unauthorized
access to confidential information about you. Our Site uses a combination of
encryption technology and authentication to protect your Personally
Identifiable Information. As long as the web browser you are using supports
Secure Sockets Layer (SSL), your information will be submitted to us with a
high level of security. We update and test our security technology on an
ongoing basis. We have procedures limiting employee access to Personally
Identifiable Information to those employees who have a business reason to know
such information about you.
It is important for you to help protect against unauthorized access by signing
off of our Site each time you finish using the Site.
INAPPLICABILITY OF PRIVACY POLICIES OF ANY LINKED SITES OR OTHER PARTIES
This Site may contain links to other sites such as affiliates, subsidiaries or
only addresses TAI’s use and disclosure of your Personally Identifiable
Information collected on this Site. While we try to link only to sites that
share our standards and respect for privacy, we are not responsible for the
privacy practices of any third parties or the content of linked sites, and we
encourage you to read the applicable privacy policies and terms and conditions
of such parties or websites. TAI has no responsibility or liability for these
independent policies or sites.
YOUR RIGHTS TO THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT
personal data TAI collects about you and how it is used. If you have any
questions, please contact TAI’s privacy lead at
If you wish to confirm that TAI is processing your personal data, or to have
access to the personal data that TAI may have about you, please contact
TAI’s privacy lead at:
You may also request information about the purpose of the processing, the
categories of personal data concerned, what the source of the information was
(if you didn’t provide it directly to TAI) and how long it will be
stored. You have a right to correct (rectify) the record of your personal data
maintained by TAI if it is inaccurate. You may request that TAI erase that
data or cease processing it, subject to certain exceptions. You may also
request that TAI cease using your data for direct marketing purposes. When
technically feasible, TAI will—at your request—provide your
personal data to you or transmit it directly to another controller.
Reasonable access to your personal data will be provided at no cost upon
request made to TAI’s privacy lead at:
If access cannot be provided within a reasonable time frame, TAI will provide
you with a date when the information will be provided. If for some reason
access is denied, TAI will provide an explanation as to why access has been
areas (collectively “Policies and Terms”) are expected to change
from time to time, and we reserve the right to change the Policies and Terms
at any time. The use of your information is subject to the Policies and Terms
in effect at the time of use. The provisions contained herein supersede all
previous notices or statements regarding our privacy practices with respect to
this Site. We may email periodic reminders of our policies and terms and
conditions and post any changes to the Policies and Terms on our Site. We
encourage you to check our Site frequently to see the current Policies and
Terms and if changes that may have been made to them.
a complaint with TAI or a data protection authority, please contact
TAI’s privacy lead at: