Moscow / Russia, September 4, 2014 – Jet Aviation Moscow Vnukovo has signed a new agreement with Bombardier for additional spare parts.
Further to the spare parts agreement signed in 2012, Jet Aviation Moscow Vnukovo and Bombardier have agreed to increase the inventory of critical spare parts at Jet Aviation’s line maintenance and AOG facility in Moscow. Under the agreement, Jet Aviation is arranging customs clearance and transportation for the parts that Bombardier will ship.
“Ensuring ready access to spare parts is a key tactic in reducing aircraft downtime, particularly during AOG situations,” says Vitaly Aleksikov, general director at Jet Aviation Moscow Vnukovo. “We are expanding our inventory to best ensure timely, continuous support for Bombardier owners and operators in Russia.”
Jet Aviation Moscow Vnukovo provides 24/7 technical maintenance services, including line maintenance, defect rectification and AOG services, at Vnukovo International Airport to Bombardier, Gulfstream, Embraer and Hawker aircraft operators. As part of Jet Aviation’s global MRO network, the company particularly supports AOG requirements throughout the Russian region. Jet Aviation Moscow Vnukovo is a line maintenance, AOG and authorized warranty line service facility for Bombardier aircraft products as well as an authorized line service facility for the full line of Gulfstream jets. Located next to the Vnukovo 3 FBO, the facility currently holds maintenance approvals from EASA #145.0472, Aruba DCA, Cayman CAA and Bermuda DCA.
Jet Aviation, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), was founded in Switzerland in 1967 and is one of the leading business aviation services companies in the world. Close to 5,000 employees cater to client needs from 25 airport facilities throughout Europe, the Middle East, Asia and North and South America. The company provides maintenance, completions and refurbishment, engineering, FBO and fuel services, along with aircraft management, charter services, aircraft sales and personnel services. Jet Aviation's European and U.S. aircraft management and charter divisions jointly operate a fleet of more than 200 aircraft. Please visit www.jetaviation.com and follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/jetaviation.
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