MONTREAL, Feb. 7 /CNW Telbec/ - Aveos is pleased to announce that it has
signed two new five-year, full-service maintenance agreements with
Canadian North. The agreements provide airframe, engine, component and
line maintenance, as well as inventory, engineering, fleet management
and records services for the carrier's B737-300 aircraft that provide
passenger and cargo service to Northern communities, remote sites and
destinations across Canada.
"Aveos is proud to further cement its strong partnership with Canadian
North by supporting the growth of the carrier into the 737-300 aircraft
type. These agreements underscore the continued confidence in Aveos'
capabilities as a premier nose-to-tail provider of integrated
maintenance services to the aviation community," said Ron Elvidge, Vice
President, Maintenance Solutions.
The new 737-300 aircraft entered into service in January 2011 and are
powered by CFM56-3C1 engines, part of the engine offering for which
Aveos has garnered a global reputation for excellence.
Steve Hankirk, Vice President of Operations at Canadian North, commented
"We are pleased to be expanding our relationship with a proven service
provider such as Aveos. We continue to enjoy a strong partnership where
we depend on them to be an extension of our airline as they help us
reach our goals of on-time performance and maintenance reliability."
"Aveos' customized, full-service solutions offer Canadian North the
service levels and flexibility the carrier requires to operate in a
highly challenging environment. It is a great example of the
value-added offering we bring to our customers," continued Ron Elvidge.
Aveos upholds the highest standards in quality and has the supporting
systems in place to offer complete maintenance packages to airlines at
a superior value. "We are able to bring our customers cost-effective
solutions due to our technical airline knowledge and by leveraging
strong relationships with the aviation supplier community," continued
Elvidge. "Our focus is to always provide our customers quality, on-time
service at competitive prices."
Aveos is a full-service maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) provider
of airframe, engine, component and maintenance solutions to the
aviation industry. From maintenance facilities across Canada and in El
Salvador, we provide integrated services to over 100 customers, while
leveraging a robust network of strategic alliances. Over 4,000
employees are committed to a tradition of providing world-class quality
and expertise to customers across the Americas. To learn more, visit www.aveos.com
About Canadian North
Canadian North is a major provider of scheduled passenger and cargo
services from Edmonton and Ottawa to points throughout the Northwest
Territories and Nunavut. Extending beyond Northern Canada as well,
they offer non-scheduled charter flights for industrial clients, sports
teams, and large groups. Canadian North is a member of the NorTerra
Group of Companies whose parent corporation, NorTerra Inc., is owned
equally by Nunasi Corporation, representing the Inuit of Nunavut, and
the Inuvialuit Development Corporation, representing the Inuvialuit of
the Western Arctic. To learn more, please visit www.canadiannorth.com
SOURCE AVEOS FLEET PERFORMANCE INC.
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