Three Asia Pacific Airlines Pick Rockwell Collins Dispatch Service for 787 Dreamliner Support

Air India, Hainan Airlines and China Southern have all selected Rockwell Collins Dispatch Program to service and support their fleets of Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft.

Rockwell Collins will provide guaranteed spares availability, systems configuration updates, technical repairs, and performance monitoring on Rockwell Collins’ comprehensive suite of communications, surveillance, displays and pilot controls systems onboard the 787.

Air India selects Rockwell Collins’ Dispatch Program to provide long-term B787 avionics support

Air India has selected Rockwell Collins to service and support its fleet of Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft through the company’s Dispatch Program. The program is scheduled to begin upon delivery of the first Boeing 787 to Air India.

Under the agreement, Rockwell Collins will provide Air India with guaranteed spares availability, systems configuration updates, technical repairs, and performance monitoring on Rockwell Collins’ comprehensive suite of communications, surveillance, displays and pilot controls systems onboard the 787. The total life cycle solution is coordinated by a dedicated program manager.

“Air India’s selection of Rockwell Collins’ Dispatch Program provides the airline with the most proven, cost-effective global service and support solution for our avionics and pilot controls,” said Scott Gunnufson, vice president and general manager, Service Solutions for Rockwell Collins. “We’re the most prepared in the industry to deliver fast, reliable service to Air India and other airlines adding 787s to their fleet.”

“As the Asia Pacific airline market segment continues to grow, we are positioned to provide swift, highly reliable service to our customers that keeps downtime to a minimum and cost predictable,” said TC Chan, vice president and managing director, Asia Pacific for Rockwell Collins.