Subscribe Free
in Maintenance

Already fourteen radomes repaired by Aerostructures Middle-East Services

Posted 23 January 2018 · Add Comment

Aerostructures Middle East Services (AMES) is now supporting five airlines with its radome repair solutions, providing services at competitive rates with quick turnaround times for operators throughout the Middle East and Indian Peninsula.

To date, AMES has repaired nine radomes for Airbus A320 Family aircraft and five for Boeing 737s, demonstrating its capability as the only maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) operator in the coverage area to develop and market full repair services for these airframe components. 

The radome repair work was made possible by AMES’ investment in a large-scale, three-meter diameter autoclave – which expands its ability to handle a wide range of aerostructure components. This resource is backed by the expertise of AMES’ two parent companies: Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance (AFI KLM E&M), and Safran Nacelles. 
 
“With AFI KLM E&M’s long experience in radome maintenance, cutting-edge engineering equipment and dual operational and engineering know-how, AMES can deliver high-level repair services for radomes and other large-size composite parts,” said AMES General Manager Thierry Baud.
 
Alexandre Mule, the Co-General Manager at AMES, added: “This marks a new step forward in AMES development history, and it benefits from the extensive composite repair skills developed on jet engine nacelles by Safran Nacelles – bringing the expertise that comes from a nacelle system OEM (original equipment manufacturer).”
 
* required field

Post a comment

Other Stories
Advertisement
Latest News

SITAONAIR provides VHF support for airlines operating in Turkey

SITAONAIR has been instrumental in the expansion of Very High Frequency (VHF) coverage throughout Turkey, during the development of the country’s largest new airport hub in Istanbul, which opened in April 2019.

LLCs to boost Middle East aviation market

Low-Cost Carriers (LCC) are driving growth in the Middle East aviation market, recording a 9.3% increase in seat capacity in 2019, according to CAPA Centre for Aviation.

Etihad Cargo and Dnata extend partnership to 15 global stations

Etihad Cargo has bolstered its global handling partnership agreements with Dnata.

Etihad Airways to operate special flights from Al Ain to Jeddah during Ramadan

Etihad Airways is to operate a daily scheduled flight between the emirate of Abu Dhabi’s second largest city, Al Ain, and Jeddah in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia during the last ten days of Ramadan.

Trenchard Aviation Group secures FAA Certification for its Dubai MRO facility

Trenchard Aviation Group, a partner in aircraft cabin component design, manufacture, repair and on-wing maintenance, has said that its MRO facility in Dubai, Aero Technics FZCO, has been confirmed as an approved Repair Station by the

Virgin Galactic relocates SpaceShipTwo VSS Unity to Spaceport America

Virgin Galactic has successfully completed another vital step on its path to commercial service, relocating SpaceShipTwo, VSS Unity, to its commercial headquarters at Spaceport America’s Gateway to Space building in New Mexico.

MRO_SK161219260220
See us at
MAPS2020 BT1102171120AVAFA20BT2607050320AVMENA20 BT1309100620FIL20BT140124720MRO_BT161219260220AIME BT0801260220SaudiAirshow21BT2011180221