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February 2018

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Aeronautical Engineers, Inc (AEI) has delivered its 100th Boeing 737-400SF freighter conversion. The aircraft (MSN 25097) is the 13th AEI 737-400 converted freighter that has been re-delivered to Dublin-based ASL Aviation over the last several years. ASL currently has an additional four AEI 737-400SF freighters either currently undergoing conversion or scheduled for modification in 2018 at Commercial Jet’s Dothan, AL, facility.


AerSale is carrying out a C check at its Goodyear, AZ, facility on the McDonnell Douglas MD-10-30 operated by Orbis as the Flying Eye Hospital (see MRO Management, June 2017).


AJW Group is celebrating the success of its partnership with Aero Contractors that has seen the Nigerian airline become the first carrier to conduct a C check in West and Central Africa. AJW has been supporting Aero Contractors as its technical partner since July 2017, restructuring and upgrading all of the airline’s MRO support services to C check capabilities for Boeing 737-300/400/500 series. The first check was on a Boeing 737-500.


Cargolux has completed its 100th C check, on a Boeing 747-400 freighter, at its maintenance centre in Luxembourg. Around 10,600 working hours were planned for the check. The maintenance hangar, which can accommodate two Boeing 747 aircraft simultaneously, enables Cargolux to carry out C checks as well as smaller A checks on its freighters.


Etihad Airways Engineering has been awarded maintenance contracts by Kenya Airways for A checks on a number of Boeing 787 and Boeing 737 aircraft. This follows a series of successful Boeing 787 C checks for the Kenyan national carrier last year.


FL Technics has signed a three-year base maintenance agreement with Bulgaria Air. The first aircraft, an Airbus A319, has already arrived at FL Technics in Vilnius, Lithuania.


GECAS will lease the first two Boeing 737-800SF freighters converted by Aeronautical Engineers, Inc (AEI) to Ethiopian Cargo and Logistics Services, a division of the Ethiopian Airlines Group. The first delivery is expected in June 2018, followed by a second in January 2019.


Magnetic MRO has signed a contract with SAS to provide 23 heavy maintenance checks on Airbus A320neo aircraft from autumn 2018 to winter 2020.


Precision Aircraft Solutions delivered three Boeing 757PCF freighters to Chinese carriers in December. SF Express accepted MSN 29423 and MSN 27260, which were converted at Flightstar in Jacksonville, FL, and AMECO Chengdu respectively. YTO Cargo Airlines took delivery of its first aircraft, MSN 29217 at HAECO Xiamen.

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