Posted on: 01 September 2016 by Mark Howells
Cobalt has signed a comprehensive five-year Total Component Support (TCS) agreement with Lufthansa Technik for its initial fleet of six Airbus A320 aircraft equipped with V2500 and CFMI 56-5A engines.
The TCS covers airframe- and engine- related component overhaul, engine condition monitoring services as well as pooling and home-base lease. The component supply will be realised via the Lufthansa Technik facilities in Frankfurt and Hamburg.
“Cobalt is delighted to have Lufthansa Technik, a major European MRO and partner, supporting our growth as the Local Cypriot Airline,” commented Neil Charters, Cobalt’s technical director.
“We are very proud to support Cobalt right from the beginning of its operations,” averred Georgios Ouzounidis, director of sales in Europe for Lufthansa Technik. “Our experience in delivering technical services for other start-ups will definitely help us to offer the best solutions to Cobalt. We are looking forward to building up a trustful and long-lasting partnership with them.”