MONTREAL, Feb. 22, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Aveos announced today that it has
signed a 5-year agreement for the repair and overhaul of Snecma's
CFM56-5 platform engines and Line Replaceable Units (LRU's), supporting
the OEM with its additional capacity.
"Aveos has been providing MRO engine capacity to Snecma for almost 15
years," said Paul Lochab, Chief Commercial Officer, Aveos Fleet
Performance. "We're a trusted partner and our extensive engine
capabilities have an excellent reputation in the global marketplace."
"Aveos has always been a very dependable provider of MRO services for
CFM56 engines, and an excellent, long-standing partner in Snecma's
global MRO network," according to Michel Brioude, Vice-President MRO
Operations at Snecma (Safran group). They give us additional capacity,
reliably and effectively, which in turn enables us to be even more
flexible and responsive to meet the needs of our customers around the
Aveos has a 515,000 sq. ft. engine facility with three test cells and
has expertise on a wide range of engine families including the CF-34-3A
& 3B, CF34-8C, 8E, CFM56-2A, 2B, 2C, CFM56-3B1, 3B2, 3C1, CFM56-5A, 5B,
5C and the Pratt & Whitney JT9D-7 (A-J), JT9D-7R4 (D/E). Program
offerings also include component solutions, Quick Engine Change (QEC),
engine management and inventory solutions.
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. Approximately 4,200
employees are committed to a tradition of providing world-class quality
and expertise to customers. To learn more, visit www.aveos.com
SOURCE AVEOS FLEET PERFORMANCE INC.
For further information:
Daniela Pizzuto, APR
Tel.: +1 514 856 6789