Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: Etihad Airways Engineering, the largest commercial aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services provider in the Middle East, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Satair, one of the world’s largest aviation spares and solution providers. The signing ceremony took place at MRO Middle East 2019 in Dubai with Abdul Khaliq Saeed, Chief Executive Officer, Etihad Airways Engineering and Terry Stone, Managing Director and Head of Sales and Support EMEA, Satair.
Khaliq Saeed, Etihad Airways Engineering said: “We have a long-standing
relationship with Satair and look forward to strengthening it further with this
new MoU. As we continue to expand our extensive MRO capabilities and expand our
global presence, this partnership will help us explore ways to enhance our
supply chain function and facilitate parts availability for customers from all
over the world.”
Terry Stone, Satair, stated: “We are delighted to
engage even further with Etihad Airways Engineering and we look forward to
putting Satair’s forecasting and planning capabilities into play and exploring
the many opportunities that lie in this forthcoming partnership.”
MoU covers supply chain solutions that will ensure worldwide parts availability
for selected aircraft parts. While this signing marks the first step towards an
official agreement between Satair and Etihad Airways Engineering, the business
relationship between the two dates back more than 25 years.