Fokker Services Signs Exclusive Propeller Maintenance Agreement With SKY Express Airlines

Oct. 18, 2021

Fokker Services, an independent aerospace service provider, is now the exclusive maintenance provider for SKY Express Airlines’ ATR propeller blades and hubs. In addition to providing MRO support for scheduled and unscheduled component removals, Fokker Services will utilize its large on-site stock of propeller parts to ensure fast turnaround times. The three-year program covers the airline’s entire ATR 42 and 72 fleet.

Niels Elshof, sales manager at Fokker Services, said: “At Fokker Services, we are proud to provide maintenance support to SKY Express, an operator with one of the greenest and youngest fleets in Europe. This forward-thinking, rapidly growing airline has ambitious plans for the future, and we will ensure their operations continue to run smoothly along the way with our well-established MRO expertise. With our shared positive outlook, we are excited to begin our collaboration.”

Maria Zannikou, purchasing manager of SKY Express, stated: “At SKY express we prove our commitment to even the farthest points in Greece, every day in practice, by adapting high-quality services to our eco-consciousness. Today, we operate the greenest and youngest fleet in the country and one of the most eco-friendly ones in all of Europe. In order to stay up to the task, we have collaborated for its support with the absolute best.”

Fokker Services’ warehouses in the Netherlands, the United States and Singapore are home to more than 34,000 unique part numbers, allowing the organization to deliver a wide range of parts to lessors, commercial and defense operators worldwide. With decades of experience in component repair maintenance for various aircraft types, Fokker Services first established repair services for ATR blades and hubs in 2015. Since then, the team has continued to offer this MRO support for ATR operators around the globe.