Posted on: 29 June 2011 by Mark Howells
Embraer Aircraft Maintenance Services (EAMS), the airframer’s maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) subsidiary in Nashville, TN, has renewed its heavy maintenance agreement with Copa Airlines and Copa Airlines Colombia’s fleet of Embraer 190s.
“With this extension agreement of heavy inspections on the airline’s fleet, EAMS is thrilled to continue to strengthen our long-standing relationship with Copa and Copa Airlines Colombia,” remarked John Linn, VP customer support and services, airline market. “EAMS has been performing heavy maintenance on Copa’s E-190s in Nashville for the last three years and is extremely proud that Copa has once again placed its confidence in us.”
“Copa is very pleased that EAMS is continuing to work with us to provide heavy maintenance for our E-Jets,” noted Ahmad Zamany, vice-president of technical operations, Copa Airlines. “Copa always seeks the highest quality and most efficient and cost-effective methods of servicing of our fleet. EAMS’ commitment to on-time delivery and flexibility to meet our requirements was a strong factor in our selection process.”