FL Technics, an integrated aircraft maintenance and repair organization further expands its capabilities and signs its first contract with Wizz Air – the largest low-cost carrier in Central and Eastern Europe. FL Technics has been entrusted to provide maintenance services for the airline’s Airbus 320 at its newly opened base in Vilnius International Airport.
According to the recently signed agreement, FL Technics will provide Wizz Air with the fixed price all inclusive line maintenance support, coupled with additional support services.
“We are honoured that one of the largest carriers in the CEE region, Wizz Air has decided to start cooperating with FL Technics, which is the reward for our strive for quality and customer satisfaction. We have worked very hard and have earned the name of a trustworthy aircraft technical maintenance centre, leader in CEE region. Wizz Air has joined a long and constantly expanding list of our highly appreciated clients and partners. We are looking forward to an ongoing and gradually growing cooperation between FL Technics and Wizz Air” – said Jonas Butautis, CEO of FL Technics.
Wizz Air launched its operations and opened its 14th operating base in Vilnius in April, 2011. Currently Wizz Air deploys one Airbus A320 aircraft and operates 21 flights on 8 routes per week. Wizz Air is a proud owner of one of the youngest fleets in the world, consisting of 35 Airbus A320s.
Wizz Air carried more than 10 million passengers in the last 12 months. The airline's fleet currently consists of 37 Airbus A320 aircraft operating from 15 bases in Poland, Hungary, Bulgaria, Romania, Ukraine, the Czech Republic, Serbia and Lithuania.,/P.
About FL Technics:
FL Technics is one of the largest aircraft maintenance and repair organisations (MRO) in the Baltic States, as well as one of the largest MRO companies in Eastern Europe and the CIS.
The company acts as a one-stop-shop maintenance solution provider for Commercial and Business aviation, serving a wide range of customers from the CIS, the EU, the Middle East, and Asia. FL Technics provides services through 2 base maintenance facilities in Lithuania and Ukraine, as well as a large number of remote Line Stations spread across the EU and the CIS countries.
Certified by EASA, FL Technics currently services a wide range of Boeing, Airbus, ATR, Embraer, Bombardier CRJ, and other types of aircraft. FL Technics is a part of Avia Solutions Group, one of the leading aviation businesses in Eastern Europe. For more about FL Technics, please visit us at www.fltechnics.com
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FL Technics is the largest aircraft Maintenance and Repair Organisation (MRO) in the Baltic States, as well as one of the largest MRO companies in Eastern Europe and CIS countries. The company acts as...