Avtrade Secures Omani Contract for Component Support

Avtrade has added an Omani low cost airline to its component support solutions portfolio. Avtrade will provide component support including part pool access, core repair management and a main base kit on site for AOG and critical requirements. Avtrade will support the airline’s entire A320 fleet 24/7 from its stock based at both UK headquarters […]

UTC Aerospace Systems Business Selects Quantum Control MRO

UTC Aerospace Systems has selected Component Control’s Quantum Control MRO and Logistics software to support on-time delivery and on-cost execution. UTC’s Aerostructures business unites a global network of aftermarket support services, including maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO), asset lease/exchange, spare parts, training, logistics and technical support. “Quantum Control will help us manage and track an […]

Angkor Air Appoints AFI KLM E&M for A320 Support

AFI KLM E&M has won a long-term contract covering component support for Cambodia Angkor Air’s fleet of A320s. The fleet currently comprises three aircraft, rising to ten over the next few years. The agreement includes full component support services, repairs and maintenance, pool access, and the provision of a Main Base Kit with local services. […]

Avtrade Opens Office in Guangzhou, China

Avtrade has opened a new office in Guangzhou, China. Led by regional sales director, Toby Smith, the new China office team will be responsible for developing new business opportunities. The site in the central business district of Guangzhou will allow Avtrade to support its customers across China and the rest of North Asia including Hong […]

McGuinness Appointed Stock Sales Director at Avtrade

Avtrade has appointed Brian McGuinness as stock sales director. Since joining Avtrade in 2011, Brian has made a significant contribution to the continued growth and development of Avtrade’s AOG department. In his new role, McGuinness will focus on increasing sales from non-airline customers and the management of 500+ daily enquiries through various online aviation marketplaces. […]

Air Tahiti Selects Etihad Engineering for A340-300 Fleet

Etihad Airways Engineering has signed a three-year contract with Air Tahiti Nui for the heavy maintenance of its Airbus A340-300 fleet. Air Tahiti Nui will send nine Airbus A340 inputs for C-checks to Etihad Engineering’s Abu Dhabi MRO facility. The project has already been initiated and will run until the end of 2019. Jeff Wilkinson, […]

Lufthansa Technik Middle East Begins Operations at Dubai South

Lufthansa Technik Middle East (LTME) has started its MRO services in the aviation district at Dubai South with the arrival for repair of the first component, a GE90 engine inlet cowl from Etihad Airways. “We are extremely proud to be the first company to begin operations at the newly opened aerospace supply chain in the […]

VRE’s New A320s to Have SITAOnAir Onboard

Ivory Coast’s national airline, Air Cote d’Ivoire (VRE), has signed up for SITAOnAir’s connectivity services.    The new services to be offered on VRE’s new A320s include Internet OnAir and Mobile OnAir. This will allow VRE’s passengers inflight internet access and mobile phone services.  In June 2017, SITAOnAir’s teams will begin activating Internet OnAir and Mobile OnAir on five new […]