Aircraft Tear Down

Our operations are highly flexible and set up individually with our customers to meet their requirements in terms of schedule, turnaround time and the work package incorporated.

Lufthansa Technik Component Services prepares the aircraft for tear down and remove all components requested by the customer which can include:

  • Engines
  • APU
  • Landing Gear
  • Wheels and Brakes
  • Pneumatics, Hydraulics, Avionics, Emergency as well as Mechanical Components
  • Structural Components like Slats, Flaps, etc


Lufthansa Technik Component Services also takes care of the recycling of hazardous materials and the scrapping of the aircraft shell on-site. All removed components are then inventorized, packaged and shipped. Lufthansa Technik Component Services takes care of building the necessary shipping crates as well as the handling of dangerous goods and export compliance units.

Additionally, the customer has the option to have selected units tested/repaired, modified and recertified by Lufthansa Technik Component Services in Tulsa (USA) or the Lufthansa Technik workshops in Hamburg (Germany).