MONTREAL, May 9 /CNW Telbec/ - Aveos is pleased to announce that it has
concluded a 7-year contract to provide full inventory and repair and
overhaul support to Air Transat for its fleet of 11 Airbus A330
aircraft. Aveos will provide an advanced inventory exchange program,
with a guaranteed service and quality level for more than 1,000 part
numbers on the Air Transat fleet.
"The renewed business from Air Transat is a testament to our customer
commitment," stated Jerry Kent, Vice President and General Manager,
Component Solutions at Aveos. "We will continue to provide the best
service possible to further build on this long-standing relationship
and make sure that Air Transat, the leader in the Canadian leisure
travel, can have the best inventory & maintenance support available,"
The expanded scope of work began in late 2010. An Aveos on-site
representative will be based at the Air Transat facility in Dorval,
Canada, to coordinate requests from Air Transat. Components being
serviced by Aveos will be repaired at its new Component Solutions
facility in Montreal, Canada. The facility has begun to come on stream
and is planned to be completed in Q3 2011. It will boast
state-of-the-art enhanced equipment and ergonomics, making it one of
the most advanced such repair facilities in North America.
Aveos is a full-service maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) provider
of airframe, engine, component and maintenance solutions. From
maintenance facilities across Canada and in El Salvador, we provide
integrated service solutions to over 100 customers, while focusing on
building a robust network of strategic alliances. Approximately 4,900
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 Air Transat
Air Transat is Canada's leading holiday travel airline. Every year, it
carries some 3 million passengers to nearly 60 destinations in
25 countries aboard its fleet of Airbus wide-body jets. The company
employs approximately 2,000 people. Air Transat is a business unit of
Transat A.T. Inc., an integrated international tour operator with more
than 60 destination countries and that distributes products in over
50 countries. For further information on Air Transat, visit www.airtransat.com.
SOURCE AVEOS FLEET PERFORMANCE INC.
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