Posted on: 24 October 2019 by Kimberley Young
Embraer has signed a multiyear Flight Hour Repair Management Program contract with Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras to provide materials support for the carrier’s fleet of first generation E-Jets E190 and E195.
Through Embraer’s TechCare portfolio of solutions the multi-year agreement covers more than 300 repairable part numbers,and includes both materials and engineering services supported from the spare parts facility in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, USA.
With the agreement, Azul secures the OEM support for its entire Embraer fleet, including it’s new E2 fleet. The airline has worked with Embraer for its materials requirements since 2008.
“We are very proud that Azul has placed further trust in Embraer to keep serving them and securing their fleet availability with effective, efficient and competitive solutions, what strengthens our long-standing strategic partnership”, said Johann Bordais, President and CEO, Embraer Services & Support.