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March 18, 2019
AMAC Aerospace: Modification on a Gulfstream G650 and new maintenance projects on Boeing and Airbus and successful re-delivery of an Airbus A340
AMAC Aerospace is pleased to announce that a new Head of State Gulftstream G650 project is ahead of schedule completed. Furthermore, new maintenance contracts...
February 28, 2019
AMAC Aerospace: New maintenance projects and an Award for cutting-edge engineering skills
AMAC Aerospace is pleased to announce that several maintenance projects have been awarded to the headquarters in Switzerland: Three Airbus A319 undergo maintenance and inspection work, while a Boeing B767 will have an engine change and a 6-month check will be performed on a Bombardier Challenger 350.
February 25, 2019
ST Engineering's Aerospace Sector Secures 10-year Airframe MRO Contract from Existing Customer
Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd (ST Engineering) today announced that its Aerospace sector has signed an agreement with a contract value of about US$600m (approximately S$813m) to provide aircraft heavy maintenance services to a major North American operator.
January 11, 2019
Boeing B747 has entered AMAC's facility in Basel
AMAC Aerospace is proud to announce that a Boeing B747 has entered AMAC's facility by the end of December. The Head of State aircraft will undergo a heavy base maintenance input and several service bulletins. Several minor modifications will be performed in parallel in the VIP cabin.
January 9, 2019
KLM UK Engineering & West Atlantic UK sign contract extension for airframe maintenance
A European leader in the regional jets & narrow body aircraft market and having an internationally acknowledged expertise on the Boeing 737, Embraer 170/190, BAe146/Avro RJ, Fokker 70/100 & Airbus A320 Family, KLM UK Engineering is delighted to confirm this contract extension with West Atlantic UK Limited.
January 8, 2019
Eagle Services Asia inducts first Pratt & Whitney GTF™ engine
Pratt & Whitney's Singapore engine center, Eagle Services Asia (ESA), a member in the global network of maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facilities that service Pratt & Whitney's GTF engines, has inducted its first PW1100G-JM engine for overhaul.
December 21, 2018
Pratt & Whitney lands EngineWise® service agreement with Binter Canarias
Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp., today announced that Binter Canarias signed an EngineWise Comprehensive service agreement.
December 12, 2018
TAP Portugal signs GSLA for CFM LEAP-1A engines
Portugal's national carrier TAP and CFM have signed a General Support License Agreement (GSLA) for maintenance activities of LEAP-1A engines.
December 12, 2018
Production milestone for Pratt & Whitney GTF™ PW1200G engine at Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Aero Engines in Japan
Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp., and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Aero Engines Ltd. (MHIAEL) recently achieved a significant production milestone on the Pratt & Whitney GTF PW1200G engine...
December 11, 2018
Pratt & Whitney inks 12-year EngineWise® service agreement with Philippine Airlines
Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp., today announced that Philippine Airlines signed a 12-year EngineWise Comprehensive service agreement.
December 11, 2018
JetSmart signs V2500® maintenance service agreement
JetSmart has signed an eight-year service agreement, with optional extension to 10 years, with IAE International Aero Engines AG to maintain its current fleet of V2500®-powered A320ceos.
November 29, 2018
Airbus Helicopters expands presence in Japan
Riding on its growing business, Airbus Helicopters will be adding a maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) complex adjacent to its existing facility in the Kobe Airport Facility in Japan.
November 28, 2018
MTU Maintenance signs CFM56 engine MRO contract with Serene Air
MTU Maintenance, the global leader in customized solutions for aero engines, and new customer Serene Air have signed a long-term contract. The agreement covers the maintenance, repair and overhaul of the Pakistani operator's CFM56-7 engines, powering its Boeing 737-800 fleet.
November 27, 2018
Barfield Reinforces Partnership with TAME in New Components Maintenance Support on its A330 Aircraft
Barfield, an Air France KLM Engineering & Maintenance (AFI KLM E&M) subsidiary in the Americas, and a major aviation industry player, has signed a multi-year components maintenance agreement with Ecuadorian based airline TAME.
November 21, 2018
Jet Aviation celebrates grand opening of new wide-body hangar in Basel
Jet Aviation today celebrates the grand opening of its new wide-body hangar in Basel with approximately 100 guests and dignitaries.
November 6, 2018
Rolls-Royce signs engine and service agreement with China Eastern
Rolls-Royce has signed a Trent XWB engine and long-term TotalCare® service agreement with China Eastern Airlines involving the airline's 20 Airbus A350-900 aircraft.
November 6, 2018
MTU Maintenance signs CFM56 engine MRO contract with Regent Airways
MTU Maintenance, the global leader in customized solutions for aero engines, has signed a CFM56-7 engine MRO contract with new customer Regent Airways.
October 29, 2018
ST Engineering to expand its aerospace MRO presence in the US with new facilities
As part of capacity expansion for its aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) business in the US, ST Engineering is pursuing the development of a 655,000 sq ft airframe MRO complex at the Pensacola International Airport in Pensacola, Florida.
October 22, 2018
TRUEngine program enrollment tops 18,000 engines
Enrollment in the TRUEngine™ program continues to expand at a rapid rate, with more than 18,000 engines now included in the program.
October 17, 2018
How much data does a GTF jet engine generate?
When Pratt & Whitney debuted its seminal R-1340 Wasp engine in 1925, there was plenty to be anxious about. The engine marked the fledgling company's first foray into the aviation industry.
October 16, 2018
AFI KLM E&M obtains EASA approval for LEAP-1B engine overhauls
AFI KLM E&M is proud to announce that it has obtained approval from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) for the overhaul of LEAP-1B type engines.
October 17, 2018
Corsair maintains trust in AFI KLM E&M for A330 component support
AFI KLM E&M and Corsair today signed an extension of their A330 component support contract binding the two companies for several years of extension at the MRO Europe trade show in Amsterdam.
October 17, 2018
Satair and Metamaterial Technologies Inc. sign distribution deal to bring innovative laser strike protection to global aviation and defence markets
Satair and Metamaterial Technologies Inc. (MTI) and its optical filters division Lamda Guard of Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, today signed at the MRO Europe exhibition an exclusive global multi-million dollar distribution agreement...
October 17, 2018
Boeing announces enhanced Integrated Material Solution capability at MRO Europe
Boeing announced an expansion of its parts program, called Integrated Material Solution (IMS), to meet airline customers' growing supply chain requirements for tailored, flexible parts and logistics solutions.
September 28, 2018
Lufthansa Technik and MTU Aero Engines lay foundation stone for joint MRO shop in Poland
Lufthansa Technik AG and MTU Aero Engines AG laid the cornerstone for their new joint venture EME Aero in Jasionka, close to Rzeszów city, today – symbolically launching one of the biggest and most advanced GTF MRO service centers worldwide.
September 27, 2018
MTU Maintenance signs V2500 MRO contract with Asiana Airlines
MTU Maintenance, the global leader in customized solutions for aero engines, signed a five-year V2500 contract with Asiana Airlines today.
September 12, 2018
National flag carrier of Luxembourg chooses FL Technics for their Boeing 737NG
FL Technics, a global provider of integrated aircraft maintenance, repair, and overhaul services, has just recently signed long-term contract with Luxair S.A., SociétéLuxembourgeoise de Navigation Aérienne, the regional flag carrier airline of Luxembourg for MRO services.
August 31, 2018
ST Engineering's Aerospace sector signs add-on engine maintenance agreement with Jet Airways
Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd (ST Engineering) today announced that its Aerospace sector has signed an agreement to provide CFM56-7B engine maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services for the Boeing 737NGs belonging to Jet Airways and its subsidiary, JetLite.
August 27, 2018
MTU Maintenance signs CFM56 engine MRO contract with Jazeera Airways
MTU Maintenance, the global leader in customized solutions for aero engines, has signed a contract with Jazeera Airways. The three-year contract covers the maintenance repair and overhaul of the CFM56-5B engines...
August 23, 2018
KLM UK Engineering & Alliance Airlines Pty Ltd sign long-term heavy maintenance contract
Starting in May 2018, one of the most advanced maintenance facilities in the aerospace industry will be erected in Jasionka (province of Subcarpathia) in the south-east of Poland.
August 20, 2018
MRO provider FL Technics Indonesia: earns FAA Part-145 Air Repair Station certification
FL Technics, a global provider of integrated aircraft maintenance, repair, and overhaul services, has earned FAA (Federal Aviation Association) Part-145 Air Repair Station certification #47DY377D emerging as one of Asia's MRO hotspots in the Jakarta's Soekarno-Hatta International Airport.
August 16, 2018
AMAC Aerospace awarded with new maintenance check
AMAC Aerospace has been awarded with a new maintenance check on a privately-owned Bombardier Global Express XRS*. A Ka- band system offering seamless connectivity will be installed as a Bombardier Service Bulletin (SB).
August 14, 2018
MTU Maintenance Canada celebrates 20th anniversary
MTU Maintenance Canada, a North American affiliate of German engine manufacturer MTU Aero Engines, celebrated its 20th anniversary this weekend with customers, partners, and employees.
August 10, 2018
FL Technics lands Comair Limited as a new client
FL Technics, a global provider of integrated aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul services, has announced the signing of an agreement with Comair Limited, a private domestic airline operator in the Republic of South Africa listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE).