AFI KLM E&M and Atlas Air have signed a contract to organize component support for the US carrier’s fleet of Boeing 747s-400. The agreement covers flight hour closed loop repair services taking in close to 600 part numbers (PN), along with exchange solutions where necessary.
“Sharing our corporate commitment to safety, compliance, and reliability, we are delighted toextend our quarter-century relationship with AFI KLM E&M,” said Larry Gibbons, Atlas Air Senior Vice President Technical Operations and Chief Procurement Officer. “They have proven themselves to be a trusted partner in every respect.”
“Atlas Air’s sustained trust, year after year, is the best possible demonstration of the recognition and reputation enjoyed by the AFIKLM E&M 747 product service offering,” said Fabrice Defrance,Senior Vice President, Commercial AFI KLM E&M. “We are pleased to further our partnership with the world’s biggest operator of 747s and will do our utmost to once again demonstrate the Group’s quality of solutions and high level of expertise in the maintenance and overhaul of this iconic aircraft.”
Atlas Air Worldwide is a leading global provider of outsourced aircraft and aviation operating services.It is the parent company of Atlas Air, Inc., Southern Air Holdings, Inc. and Titan Aviation Holdings, Inc.,and is the majority shareholder of Polar Air Cargo Worldwide, Inc.