Embraer has appointed SIA Engineering in the Philippines, (SIAEP) as an E-Jets family authorized service center.
Johann Bordais, president & CEO, Embraer Services & Support said that “SIAEP has demonstrated their capability and expertise in aircraft maintenance” and that the appointment would benefit Asia Pacific operators.
SIAEC’s executive vice president operations, Ivan Neo said: “SIAEP’s appointment as Embraer’s authorized service center will strengthen its position and enhance its capabilities as the maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) center focusing on narrow body aircraft in the region.”
Embraer has a global fleet of 1,300 E-Jets, operated by 70 airlines in 50 countries. There are around 150 E-Jets operating in Asia Pacific and China.