Posted on: 28 June 2011 by Ross McSweeny
Pratt & Whitney has signed a two-year exclusive agreement with Jetstar Pacific Airlines to provide engine overhaul services on the carrier’s fleet of CFM56-3 engines.
Under the agreement, Pratt & Whitney Global Service Partners will provide engine overhaul services for five Jetstar Pacific Airlines CFM56-3 engines, which will help the airline reduce engine overhaul costs and turnaround time.
"Pratt & Whitney Global Service Partners is dedicated to providing high quality maintenance, repair and overhaul services for CFM56 engines," declared Tom Hutton, Pratt & Whitney Global Service Partners vice-president. "We are pleased to provide Jetstar Pacific Airlines engine maintenance on its CFM56-3 engine fleet through the company’s extensive maintenance, repair and overhaul network."
"Jetstar Pacific Airlines is excited to partner with Pratt & Whitney and take advantage of its OEM capability and MRO flexibility to ensure our CFM56-3 engine fleet is maintained with the highest quality and support," remarked Jeremy Smith, Jetstar Pacific Airlines chief technical officer.