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Zone: Asia/Pacific

Haeco and Alaska Airlines extend partnership through 2027

HAECO Americas has extended its long-standing agreement with Alaska Airlines to provide airframe services in the form of heavy maintenance and modification services on the airline’s growing fleet of Boeing and Airbus aircraft at its Greensboro, North Carolina facility through 2027. The extension of this agreement builds upon the existing…

Gama Aviation sells stake in CASL

Gama Aviation, the global business aviation service provider, has agreed the sale of its 20% holding in the issued share capital of China Aircraft Services (CASL) to Hutchison CCF Investments.  CASL provides services to commercial airlines at Hong Kong Airport. The sale, which is for cash consideration of US$2.0million, is expected…

ST Engineering receives AML-STC for the installation of Aviation Clean Air’s Proactive Air Purification Solution

ST Engineering has announced that its Commercial Aerospace business has received the Approved Model List Supplemental Type Certificate (AML-STC) from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to install Aviation Clean Air (ACA)’s cabin air purification solution on Airbus platforms. With the certification, ST Engineering can install the patented Needlepoint Bipolar Ionisation…

HAECO ITM and Tigerair Taiwan Extend Partnership

HAECO ITM has extended its long-standing agreement with Taiwan low-cost carrier Tigerair Taiwan to provide inventory technical management support to the airline’s Airbus A320 fleet. The new agreement will run until 2027. HAECO ITM has been providing inventory technical management support to Tigerair Taiwan since 2016. Under the extended contract,…

Air India to adopt GE’s 360 Foam Wash

Following technology trials and aircraft maintenance technician training, Air India is the latest airline to adopt GE’s 360 Foam Wash to help maintain its GEnx-powered Boeing 787 fleet. Air India previously received a technical license from GE Aviation to use GE’s patented 360 Foam Wash system on its GEnx-1B aircraft…

EVA AIR renews cargo contract with WFS in France

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) has won a new three-year contract to provide cargo handling, cargo towing and trucking services for EVA Air in France. The Taiwanese international airline currently operates three Boeing 777 and 787 flights per week from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport to Taipei, with additional frequencies expected…

Sydney Airport agrees $17.5bn takeover deal

The board of Sydney Airport has agreed to a buyout from a consortium led by Melbourne-based IFM Investors for A$23.6bn (US$17.5bn). The consortium, known as Sydney Aviation Alliance, offered the airport A$8.75 a share. The deal values Sydney Airport’s equity at approximately $23.6 billion and represents an uplift in equity…

Rolls-Royce selects Haeco to deliver on-wing and in-field services

HAECO Group will become Rolls-Royce’s principal provider of global on-wing and in-field services for large civil aeroengines. This will enable Rolls-Royce to further enhance its customer experience by providing airlines with greater capacity and capability through HAECO’s global network. As part of this agreement, HAECO will expand its network into…

Vietnam Airlines extends APU maintenance agreement with EPCOR

EPCOR, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance has extended its APU maintenance contract with Vietnam Airlines for the majority of its fleet. The contract covers the APU maintenance of l 131-9A APUs for Airbus A320 fleet and Pratt & Whitney APS5000 APUs of the Boeing…

Bamboo Airways strengthens its partnership with AFI KLM E&M

Vietnamese operator, Bamboo Airways, has entrusted AFI KLM E&M with a support program for its GEnx engines, coupled with a first C-Check on its Dreamliners fleet. Both contracts came into effect in early October. A Bamboo Airways Boeing 787 has already undergone a C-Check at AFI KLM E&M’s Amsterdam base,…