October 4, 2017: Etihad Airways Engineering, a provider of industry leading aircraft maintenance and engineering solutions has been chosen by Aeroméxico, the flag carrier airline of Mexico to perform end of lease C-checks on its Boeing 777 aircraft. It is the first time the Mexican flag carrier has awarded a contract to the largest commercial aircraft MRO services provider in the Middle East.
The heavy maintenance project also includes full stripping and painting of the aircraft at Etihad Airways Engineering’s paint facility adjacent to Abu Dhabi International Airport. The first input will arrive at in the first quarter of 2018.
Abdul Khaliq Saeed, CEO, Etihad Airways Engineering, said, “We value the trust and confidence customers place in our expertise and experience, flying in aircraft from Latin America to Abu Dhabi for maintenance and engineering services. We look forward to further building on our relationship with Aeroméxico, and supporting the airline through our expanding capabilities.”