StandardAero to Provide PW127M Engine MRO Services for Vietnam Airlines’ Fleet of ATR 72-500 Aircraft
StandardAero is awarded an exclusive, three-year agreement to provide Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) PW127M engine maintenance repair and overhaul (MRO) services for Vietnam Airlines’ fully owned subsidiary, Vietnam Air Service Company (VASCO). Under the contract, StandardAero will provide engine MRO services in support of VASCO’s fleet of ATR 72-500 aircraft from its P&WC PW100 designated overhaul facility (DOF) in Gonesse, France.
Vietnam Airlines is the National Flag Carrier of Vietnam and is headquarted in Long Bien District, Hanoi, with hubs at Noi Bai International Airport and Tan Son Nhat International Airport. The airline flies to 52 destinations in 17 countries, excluding code-shared services.
“This agreement signifies the confidence and trust that a prestigious and selective customer now places in StandardAero and our team of experienced service technicians,” says Peter Turner, president of StandardAero Airlines & Fleets. “We look forward to delivering on customized MRO solutions to meet all requirements for Vietnam Airlines through our global footprint of MRO service centers and qualified technicians.”
StandardAero is a P&WC PW100 DOF with overhaul facility locations in North America and Europe. With more than 25 years of turboprop MRO experience, the company provides options and recommendations that are tailored to specific operator needs.
For more information, visit www.standardaero.com or visit Booth #1537 at MRO Americas in Orlando, FL, April 10-12.