AJW announced the company joined the Latin American and Caribbean Air Transport Association (ALTA) as a new affiliate member. With nine decades of history, the company says its continuing expansion into new regions and business lines, complemented by digital developments that optimize MRO management, are the dynamic stamp of AJW Group as an independent full-service provider of supply chain solutions, repair, lease, engines and parts for a commercial, business and civil aerospace.
“We are pleased to welcome AJW Group, a key player in the end to end value chain of commercial aviation. This partnership will allow us to continue transforming operations, raising safety standards, optimizing process and cost efficiency. I am confident that AJW’s participation in our committees, working groups and forums for exchange of best practices, will allow us to strengthen beneficial ties that nurture further success in the region,” says José Ricardo Botelho, ALTA’s executive director and CEO.
“The AJW team is delighted to join ALTA as an affiliate member, reinforcing our commitment to capability expansion in the Americas. With our world-class 220,000 square foot component repair facility in Montreal, our hub in Miami, local inventory hubs and extensive supply chain infrastructure across the region, we are uniquely positioned to support our trusted customers in the Latin American and Caribbean region seamlessly. Membership will enable us to partner and problem-solve as a community, working directly with the ALTA member airlines and service providers in unison. In parallel, we will bring our extensive technical expertise to engage in the Technical Maintenance & Procurement working group. Earlier this year, we were recognized as one of the top three suppliers in the region at the ALTA CCMA & MRO Conference, a clear testament to our outstanding legacy, founded on dependable turnaround time, cost and quality,” says Sajedah Rustom, CEO and board director of AJW Technique.
The company founded by Anthony James Walter in 1932 supports over 1000 airlines in 100 countries around the world, offering global spare parts management services for commercial and business aircraft, in addition to the supply, exchange, repair and lease of airframe and engine components.
AJW was recognized by airlines operating in the region as one of the best suppliers in ALTA’s annual Supplier Survey, considering over 170 suppliers based on the following indicators: quality of the service/ product, delivery time and customer support.
The company has operational centers and local offices in Africa, Asia Pacific, China, CIS, Europe, Latin America, Middle East and North America.