Posted on: 30 March 2016 by Mark Howells
Frontier Airlines has awarded Lockheed Martin Commercial Engine Solutions (LMCES) with an exclusive eight-year contract to perform maintenance, repair and overhaul on the CFM56-5 engines installed on its Airbus A319 and A320ceo aircraft.
Under the new agreement, services will be performed at the LMCES Montreal facility with initial delivery orders beginning in the first quarter of 2016 and continuing until 2023.
“We look forward to this partnership with LMCES,” declared Frontier’s COO, Bill Meehan. “Their experience with CFM56-5 engines will assist in a successful future with our A320 aircraft family.”
“We are pleased to provide Frontier Airlines with industry-leading operational and economic support of their engines,” added Bill Brotherton, president of LMCES. “It's an honour to be chosen by Frontier as their long-term partner for this important programme.”