Tempe, Ariz. – February 12, 2014 – StandardAero announced that it has signed an exclusive, multi-year agreement with Air Mauritius for engine maintenance support on their fleet of Pratt & Whitney Canada’s PW 127M engines which power their ATR 72 aircrafts. The exclusive contract supports all scheduled and unscheduled events.
“Today’s announcement is one more win in a growing list of successes throughout EMEA,” said Alain Berube, Vice President of Large Fleets for StandardAero’s Airlines & Fleets business. “StandardAero has long held a global reputation for quality, reliability and service excellence among a wide array of turbofan and turboprop engines and we’re pleased to bring our engine expertise to Air Mauritius.”
Work will be performed at StandardAero’s European Service Center in Tilburg, The Netherlands and at the company’s Designated Overhaul Facility in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
StandardAero provides world-class facilities, advanced engineering and technologies and the most experienced and talented people in the industry to ensure superior customer experiences. StandardAero does this all in-house, with the breadth of services to deliver and meet all turn time requirements.
StandardAero is one of the world’s largest independent providers of services including engine and airframe maintenance, repair and overhaul, engine component repair, engineering services, interior completions and paint applications. StandardAero serves a diverse array of customers in business and general aviation, airline, military, helicopter, components, energy and VIP completions markets. A Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) company, StandardAero provides a global service network of 13 primary facilities in the U.S., Canada, Europe, Singapore and Australia, along with an additional 50 sales and field service locations. The company celebrated its 100th year of industry leadership in 2011.
Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) Ltd is a globally recognized aerospace company specializing in maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services, aircraft completions and aircraft leasing. The Company is headquartered in Dubai and operates in four continents and employs over 4,000 people. More information can be found on the company’s web site at www.dubaiaerospace.com.
Air Mauritius is the national carrier of the Republic of Mauritius. Created in 1967, it currently operates a fleet of four A340-300, two A340-300E, two A330-200, two A319-100 and two ATR72-500. Air Mauritius presently flies to twenty destinations in Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa and the Indian Ocean.