Czech Airlines Technics (CSAT) has entered into a long-term ground maintenance contract with British airline Jet2.com. The agreement covers the provision of Boeing 737NG aircraft maintenance and repair services at Václav Havel Airport Prague. CSAT, a subsidiary of Letiště Praha (Prague Airport), has more than 700 qualified employees and an approximate annual turnover of EUR 44m. Czech Airlines Technics has provided one base maintenance check for Jet2.com last summer and the work now continues during main maintenance season.
“The new long-term contract includes base maintenance checks and additional maintenance tasks and repairs on Boeing 737NG aircraft provided in CSAT’s facilities located in Prague, Czech Republic,” said Pavel Hales, Chairman of the Board of Directors & CEO of Czech Airlines Technics. “Czech Airlines Technics has provided one base maintenance check for Jet2.com last summer. Based on this positive experience we have built a relationship that resulted in long-term cooperation. We are proud to support Jet2.com and deliver high-quality maintenance services under this contract and beyond,” added Hales.
“As a leading leisure airline we invest in our fleet so that we can continue to deliver first-class efficiency and quality. We are delighted to enter into this agreement with Czech Airlines Technics to support our business,“ stated Chris Hubbard, Jet2.com Director of Engineering & Maintenance.
Last year, Czech Airlines Technics’ employees processed over 120 base maintenance checks on narrow-body Boeing 737, Airbus A320 Family and ATR aircraft. Transavia Airlines, Finnair, Czech Airlines, Smartwings, NEOS and others are among the most important Czech Airlines Technics clients in base maintenance division, which represents more than 50% of CSAT’s revenues. Currently, the operations of Hangar F, launched in the 1960s, support five standard base maintenance lines and a sixth line used for minor maintenance works.
Czech Airlines Technics (CSAT), a subsidiary of Prague Airport and provider of aircraft repair and maintenance services, has entered into a Base Maintenance Agreement also with Austrian Airlines. Under the contract, CSAT provides Airbus A320 Family base maintenance checks in its facilities at Václav Havel Airport Prague for the carrier effective November 2019.
Source: www.cianews.cz, https://www.csatechnics.com
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