Rolls-Royce launches Lifekey enhancement to LessorCare

Rolls-Royce has launched LifeKey, a new addition to its LessorCare service, which it says sets new standards in aircraft lessor support. The first LifeKey customers are Jackson Square Aviation and CDB Aviation. LifeKey is a central component of LessorCare, which was launched in January to offer a single, comprehensive agreement…

BG Engineering achieves AS9100 accreditation

A subcontractor of precision machined components, BG Engineering, based in Derbyshire, UK, has secured AS9100 accreditation, the international management system standard for the Aircraft, Space and Defence (AS&D) industry. The achievement follows a rigorous external audit of the company’s QMS (Quality Management System) by Lloyds Register of Quality Assurance’s (LRQA)…

UTC Aerospace Systems and Lufthansa Technik sign component service agreement

UTC Aerospace Systems and Lufthansa Technik have announced a life of program component service agreement for the maintenance and support of accessories for the Pratt & Whitney PW1100G engine for the A320neo. Under this agreement, Lufthansa Technik will develop repair capabilities for certain UTC Aerospace Systems’ GTF engine accessories.  UTC…

AJW awarded new PBH contract with Azul

AJW Group has secured a new Power-by-the-Hour (PBH) support contract with the Brazilian cargo unit of Azul Airlines, Azul Cargo Express. The multi-year contract, which marks an extension of AJW’s relationship with Azul, will see the business use its industry-leading expertise to manage the complete supply, repair and overhaul of…

Lufthansa Technik Puerto Rico: approval for Airbus A320neo maintenance

Lufthansa Technik Puerto Rico, a wholly owned subsidiary of Lufthansa Technik has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approval to carry out maintenance work on the Airbus A320neo. For Lufthansa Technik Puerto Rico, based at Rafael Hernandez Airport Aguadilla in Puerto Rico, the company described the approval as a significant milestone,…

S7 Technics approved for Boeing 737 MAX maintenance

S7 Technics Holding’s Novosibirsk site is the first in Russia to have won approval for providing maintenance works on the new generation Boeing 737 MAX aircraft, equivalent to A-Check. Earlier this month Russia’s launch operator of the type, S7 Airlines, took delivery of its first MAX arriving straight from production…

S7 Technics Holding adds engine wash capability

S7 Technics Moscow Domodedovo-based station has recently launched Cyclean engine washing, a new service in Russia. The cleaning technology developed by Lufthansa Technik allows for safe and efficient core engine wash. “Regular engine wash results in significant increase of its operating time until it reaches the point when EGT (exhaust…

LHT announces major cabin refurbishment for a new Asian VIP customer

Lufthansa Technik has signed a major cabin refurbishment contract with a new undisclosed Asian VIP customer. The lay-over of an Airbus ACJ319 will take place at Lufthansa Technik´s VIP center in Hamburg, Germany and will be completed within the year 2019. The aircraft´s interior and systems will be refreshed to…