19.02.2013

Maldivian and Lufthansa Technik sign component support contract

Contract for one Airbus A320 aircraft

Maldivian, national carrier of the Republic of the Maldives, owned and operated by Island Aviation Private Limited, and Lufthansa Technik, have signed a 3-year contract for comprehensive component support for the airline's first Airbus A320 aircraft which entered into service in November 2012. It is the first time that Lufthansa Technik supports a customer from this region.

The services comprise spare parts supply and pooling for 465 part numbers, component repair and overhaul. Lufthansa Technik's global network will deliver the technical support. Components will come from Frankfurt and Hamburg. Overhaul and repair work of the components will be executed at the Lufthansa Technik sites in Hamburg. The customer service is provided by Lufthansa Technik Services India, located in Bangalore.

Lufthansa Technik is looking forward to supplying components also for the planned fleet expansion of Maldivian with further A320 aircraft as well as additional services for the new fleet.