Subscribe Free
in Airports

FL Technics to open Line maintenance station at DXB

Posted 28 March 2019 · Add Comment

FL Technics, a global provider of integrated aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul services, a part of Avia Solutions Group, has signed a joint operations agreement to open an EASA certified Line maintenance station in Dubai International Airport (DXB).

 

The newly established station in DXB will be operational in the second half of April 2019. The EASA certified center will be providing line maintenance services to foreign and local airlines with work scope of up to DY/WY check and defect rectification.

“This is a great milestone for FL Technics. Middle East is one of the fastest growing aviation market in the world, despite China. And United Arab Emirates is in the centre of it. Both Airbus and Boeing are forecasting a huge growth of the region for aviation. For example, Airbus is considering Dubai a second mega city for aviation in the world. It is extremely important for us to have a presence in one of the most rapidly growing aviation centres in the world, thus proving our foresights and strategic expansion goals on point,” said Zilvinas Lapinskas, CEO at FL Technics.

From the beginning of its operations, the Line maintenance station at DXB will provide services for Airbus A320 family aircraft and Boeing 737 CL/NG. Further on, in H2 of 2019, the capabilities of the station will be expanded to include Airbus A320 NEO, A330, Boeing B777 and B787 aircraft types.

“We are entering the third largest airport in the world by passenger’s numbers. Establishing our operations in DXB will enable us to provide services to nearly all major airlines operating globally. Customers flying to Dubai International Airport will gain access to quality services and flexibility provided by FL Technics in a congested airport, enabling more options for prompt problem solving and in cases of an AOG,” explained Karolis Statkus, Head of Line Maintenance Department at FL Technics.

* required field

Post a comment

Other Stories
Advertisement
Latest News

Emirates marks 20 years of operations to Bahrain

Emirates is celebrating 20 years of services to Bahrain.

Boeing postpones first flight of 777X due to poor weather

Boeing is postponing the 777X first flight that was scheduled to take place today, January 23, due to weather.

Etihad Airways celebrates Chinese New Year with special treats for guests

Etihad Airways, in partnership with the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), is celebrating Chinese New Year with a special flight from Abu Dhabi to Shanghai operated by the airline’s unique ‘Choose China’ themed aircraft livery.

Boeing statement on 737 MAX return to service

The Boeing Company has issued a statement regarding the 737 MAX return to service.

Bombardier gets green light for avionics upgrade on Learjet aircraft

Bombardier has announced that the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has certified the latest update to the popular Garmin G5000 avionics suite aboard Learjet aircraft.

Etihad Aviation Training secures European approval to train Boeing 777, 787 pilots

Etihad Aviation Training, the specialist training division of Etihad Aviation Group, has become the first aviation company in the Middle East to gain approval from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) to train Boeing 777 and 787

AVMENA20 SK1309100620
See us at
AVMENA20 BT1309100620AVAFA20BT2607050320MRO_BT161219260220FIL20BT140124720Sofex BT2611020420AIME BT0801260220SaudiAirshow21BT2011180221