Dublin, 11 July 2017 | Avolon, the Irish-based Aircraft leasing firm and
part of the HNA Group, has signed two agreements with Dublin Aerospace.
The first agreement is for full overhaul and cabin modification on two
Airbus A330 aircraft during the 2017 summer months and scheduled to go
on lease with Avolon’s customer in October 2017.
The second agreement is for lease transition work on two A320 aircraft also
in the 2017 summer months and scheduled to go on lease with Avolon’s
customer in August 2017.
Kevin Wall, Chief Commercial Officer, stated: “It is an absolute pleasure to
work with one of the world’s leading leasing firms, and we are delighted
with their decision to trust their valuable assets with Dublin Aerospace to
perform the necessary work to ready the aircraft for their new customers.”
Mr Wall went on to say, “We have a long tradition of dealing with the
leading leasing firms based not just in Ireland, but further afield also.
Our dedicated staff know the time constraints and standards that the
leasing firms expect and we have gained their trust to deliver these projects
on time and within budget.”
Mr Melvin Kelly, Technical Director, Avolon, “Lease transitions are a crucial
part of our operation. That’s why we like to work hand in hand with
Dublin Aerospace to provide the best product for our clients.”
About Dublin Aerospace
Dublin Aerospace is based at Dublin International Airport, Ireland. With
approvals from the FAA and EASA among others, Dublin Aerospace provides
maintenance on aircraft worldwide. We currently operate a 4 bay Base
Maintenance facility that can handle approx 70 aircraft per annum. Our APU
Overhaul Centre handles up to 400 APU’s a year, specialising in Honeywell
APU’s it is fully equipped to support operators with Multiple APU types. Our
Landing Gear services centre has the capacity to repair/overhaul 250 legs annually.
Headquartered in Ireland, with offices in the United States, Dubai, Singapore,
Hong Kong and Shanghai, Avolon provides aircraft leasing and lease management
services. Avolon is a wholly-owned, indirect subsidiary of Bohai Capital Holding
Co., Ltd., a Chinese public company listed on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange
(SLE: 000415). Avolon is the world’s third largest aircraft leasing business with a
pro-forma owned, managed and committed fleet, as of 31 March, 2017 of 850
aircraft valued at c. US$43 billion.
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