Liebherr-Aerospace and East Air Extend Long-Term Maintenance Support Agreement
June 2016 – Liebherr-Aerospace Saline, Inc., Saline (Michigan, USA) and East Air Corporation, Hackensack (New Jersey, USA) have recently extended their long term agreement from 2011 for component maintenance and exchange pool access.
Under the agreement, Liebherr-Aerospace provides exclusive repair and overhaul services for Liebherr equipment in support of East Air’s global and diversified customer portfolio and inventory for rapid service loop closure.
While primarily focused on the Airbus A320 and A330 family aircraft, both companies will more closely collaborate across all types of aircraft on which Liebherr equipment is installed. Comprehensive services will be coordinated by Liebherr-Aerospace Saline, Inc., Liebherr’s OEM service center for the Americas.
East Air Corporation has been a supplier to the aviation industry for more than 65 years. The company specializes in rotable asset management for airlines and MRO’s worldwide.
Liebherr-Aerospace is a leading supplier of systems for the aviation industry
Liebherr-Aerospace & Transportation SAS, Toulouse (France), is one of eleven divisional control companies within the Liebherr Group and coordinates all activities in the aerospace and transportation systems sectors.
Liebherr-Aerospace is a leading supplier of systems for the aviation industry and has more than five decades of experience in this field. The range of aviation equipment produced by Liebherr for the civil and military sectors includes flight control and actuation systems, landing gear and air management systems as well as gears and gearboxes. These systems are deployed in wide-bodied aircraft, single aisle and regional aircraft, business jets, combat aircraft, military transporters, military training aircraft, civil helicopters and combat helicopters.
Liebherr’s aerospace and transportation systems division employs around 4,900 people. It has four aviation equipment production plants at Lindenberg (Germany), Toulouse (France), Guaratinguetá (Brazil) and Nizhny Novgorod (Russia). These production sites offer a worldwide service with additional customer service centers in Saline (Michigan/USA), Seattle (Washington/USA), Montreal (Canada), Hamburg (Germany), Moscow (Russia), Dubai (UAE), Singapore and Shanghai (People’s Republic of China).
Orlando Camejo, Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing, East Air and Alex Vlielander, President Liebherr-Aerospace Saline, Inc. at the contract signature
Source: Liebherr Aerospace