Metrojet Achieves Honeywell Dealership Authorization

HONG KONG, 18 June, 2008 – Metrojet announces its recent appointment as an approved Honeywell Dealership to further enhance its customer support capabilities. Honeywell International is a diversified technology and manufacturing leader, serving customers worldwide with a wide range of aerospace products, including avionics, engines and Auxiliary Power Units.

“With the Honeywell Dealership, Metrojet will be able to better provide customers with Honeywell products that can improve efficiency and safety such as Flight Management System upgrades to take advantage of FANS (Future Air Navigation System) and RAAS (Runway Awareness and Advisory System),” states Chris Buchholz, CEO, Metrojet Limited. “We can also introduce customers to Honeywell Avionics Protection Plans to reduce their aircraft’s down time and repair costs when the unexpected happens.”

Metrojet operates a 24/7 maintenance and AOG hotline to support corporate aircraft around the clock throughout Asia with a team of more than 75 maintenance professionals. Metrojet manages an inventory of more than US$15 million on-site spares at its airside facility, thereby facilitating regional AOG support for business aircraft. Our maintenance department is a fully certified repair station with approvals from both the Hong Kong Civil Aviation Department and the United States Federal Aviation Administration, and is also fully authorized to carry out maintenance on aircraft registered in various countries, including China, Macau, Bermuda and Cayman Islands.

Metrojet is a Full Authorized Gulfstream Warranty Repair Facility as well as an authorized Bombardier Aircraft Service Facility for Global, Challenger, and Learjet aircraft, and its highly trained, qualified and experienced engineers have Pratt & Whitney, Rolls Royce, GE, Honeywell and Turbomeca aircraft engines and APU type ratings. Our type rated Avionics and Airframe engineers also have ratings on Gulfstream, Bombardier, Hawker Beechcraft, Falcon, Cessna Citation, Embraer, Boeing and Airbus aircraft. Metrojet’s Maintenance Service Centre can be reached at its 24-hour hotline at (+852) 2215 3838 or by email at