Embraer signs services and support contracts with African and European carriers

Embraer has signed a new maintenance contract and the extension of agreements with African and European carriers. Embraer’s pool program offers full repair coverage for components and parts, airframe maintenance, and unlimited access to a large stock of components at the company’s distribution centers. Among European customers, Switzerland’s Helvetic Airways…

Standard Aero signs services agreement with C.A.T.S

StandardAero has recently signed a services agreement with Carolina Aviation Technical Services (C.A.T.S) at its part 145 repair station based at Statesville Regional Airport (SVH) in North Carolina. The Agreement – which extends StandardAero’s long-running relationship with C.A.T.S – covers the provision of maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services for…

Avianor obtains A220 maintenance approval from Transport Canada

Avianor has received Transport Canada (TCCA) approval to add the Airbus A220- 100 and A220-300 to its maintenance capability list. With this approval, Avianor can offer post-delivery modification services to operators of the Airbus A220 family of aircraft. Jean Seguin, president of Avianor, commented: “As Airbus main A220 final assembly…

StandardAero provides MRO services for Cape Air

Cape Air has selected StandardAero to provide engine support services for its fleet of Cessna Caravan aircraft. Under the agreement, StandardAero will provide Cape Air with Pratt & Whitney PT6A turboprop engine maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services from its network of overhaul facilities and service centres in North America….

OEM provider Ontic finalises partnership worth $1.3 billion

OEM parts provider Ontic has finalised its partnership with CVC Fund VII, in a deal valued at over $1.3 billion. Ontic, headquartered in the UK, provides a value-added solution to both OEMs and their clients, by taking on responsibility for the supply and repair of complex parts for mature platforms….

GA Telesis establishes comprehensive landing gear leasing pool

GA Telesis has established a comprehensive landing gear leasing pool. Available assets for lease in 2019 include multiple ship sets of ready-to-go A320 family (enhanced gear), A330, 737-700, 737-800, 777-200ER, CRJ700 and CRJ900 landing gear shipsets. The company has a plan to increase the pool size and to add additional…

Inflite MRO Services wins contract for Embraer E-Jet component repairs

Inflite MRO-Services has secured a new, long-term contract with Spairliners GmbH, the Lufthansa Technik/Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance JV business, to handle component repair work on the Embraer E-Jet 170 and 190 airliners. When work is set to commence in 2020, Inflite will be supporting a wide range…

Boeing inspects 810 NG jets globally finding 38 structural cracks

Boeing has said that airlines had inspected 810 of the company’s 737 NG jets around the world and found 38 structural cracks requiring repair and replacement of the affected parts. Officials have said that the planes will be grounded until the repairs are made with nearly 5% of inspections finding…

StandardAero signs long-term maintenance agreement with Silver Airways

StandardAero has signed an exclusive long-term contract with Silver Airways for Pratt & Whitney PW127M engine support. The company will provide Silver Airways with comprehensive engine services in support of the airline’s fleet of brand new ATR -600 regional turboprops, including responsive overhaul-level support from StandardAero’s Summerside, PE, Canada location….