01/03/2018 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 01/03/2018 16:33
Scottsdale, Ariz. - January 3, 2018 - Air Wisconsin has awarded StandardAero with an exclusive, five-year contract to provide maintenance, repair and overhaul services for Honeywell GTCP36-150RJ auxiliary power units (APU) on its fleet of 65 Bombardier CRJ-200 model regional aircraft at StandardAero's Maryville, TN facility.
Air Wisconsin Airlines is one of North America's longest existing regional airlines and now flies as both American Airlines and United Airlines code share. Founded in 1965, Air Wisconsin operates nearly 350 departures per day, system-wide to 26 states and three Canadian provinces, serving nearly six million passengers per year.
'We are proud to serve as the exclusive APU MRO partner for Air Wisconsin and look forward to exceeding all expectations for quality and on-time delivery for the next half decade,' said Peter Turner, President of StandardAero Airlines & Fleets.
'We are pleased to renew our relationship with StandardAero,' said Janet Schedler, Vice President - Maintenance, Engineering and Procurement, Air Wisconsin Airlines. 'Based on our past experience, and StandardAero's reputation for customer service and performance, we look forward to continuing our partnership.'
StandardAero is a Honeywell GTCP36 series APU Authorized Service Center with experience repairing and maintaining many thousands of APUs for airlines and operators around the world.
StandardAero is one of the world's largest independent providers of services including engine and airframe maintenance, repair and overhaul, engine component repair, engineering services, interior completions and paint applications. StandardAero serves a diverse array of customers in business and general aviation, airline, military, helicopter, components, energy and VIP completions markets. The company celebrated its 100th year of industry leadership in 2011. In 2015, StandardAero was purchased by Veritas Capital, a leading private equity firm headquartered in New York City. Veritas invests in companies that provide critical products and services to government and commercial customers worldwide including those operating in aerospace & defense, healthcare, technology, national security, communications, energy and education. More information can be found on the company's web site at www.standardaero.com.