Lufthansa Technik and Czech airline Smartwings have signed a five years comprehensive Total Component Support (TCS) contract covering repair and overhaul of components for the airline’s fleet of up to 13 Boeing 737MAX 8 aircraft. Support for the new aircraft has already started.

Ludek Stasek,Technical Director of Smartwings, says: “We are very pleased that Lufthansa Technik supports us in component support for our new 737 MAX fleet. We have worked together with Lufthansa Technik already in the past and are looking forward to further deepening this successful cooperation.”

“We are happy to continue our partnership with Smartwings by supporting its latest generation of aircraft. Lufthansa Technik is currently actively growing its customer base of 737 MAX-operators in
order to provide even more synergies to our customers,” says Ifezue Bertold Mordi,, Senior Sales Executive of Lufthansa Technik.

Lufthansa Technik already provides comprehensive engine services for Smartwings’ CFM56-7B powered Boeing 737NG-fleet.