Paris, Amstelveen, 15 November 2011 – Royal Jordanian has selected AFI KLM E&M to provide component support for its three Airbus A330 passenger jets. The contract includes repairs and access to the spares pool as part of a per-flight-hour contract. AFI KLM E&M has also deployed a Main Base Kit (MBK) for its customer at Amman airport in Jordan.
Building on trust
AFI KLM E&M and Royal Jordanian have had a commercial relationship since 2002 under a similar contract for the Jordan airline’s A340s. On the strength of the past eight years’ cooperation, the carrier has been able to recognize the excellent service quality delivered by the MRO.
Proximity and logistics wins
Main Base Kits offer faster access to spare parts. To deploy the A330 MBK, AFI KLM E&M has built on the system already set up under the A340 support contract to ensure the customer benefits from spare parts supply synergies.
About Royal Jordanian
Royal Jordanian, a private Jordanian company, was established in 1963 as the national air carrier of Jordan. Its vision is to be the Airline of choice connecting Jordan and the Levant with the world. Its modern fleet of 32 aircraft covers 59 destinations on four continents. RJ is also a member in the oneworld airline alliance, along with big names in the air transport industry.
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Jordan flag-carrier Royal Jordanian has renewed its contract with AFI KLM E&M for A340 component and engine support for a further three years.
Rewarding partnership for over a decade
The renewals follow on from a full component repair contract signed in 2006 comprising repairs, spares access and an MBK for six new aircraft: two A321s and four A320s.
The deal involves component repair, pool access and a main base kit at London Heathrow.