UTC Aerospace Systems has been selected by Emirates Airline for the asset management and repair services of components and systems on its Airbus A380 fleet. UTC Aerospace Systems, as part of its Comprehensive Accessory Repair and Exchange (C.A.R.E.) program, will provide inventory support and maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services over a 15-year period for the 115 A380s that are operated by Emirates.
Products covered under the agreement include air management systems, engine and actuations systems components and the supplemental cooling system.
"UTC Aerospace Systems has a long-standing relationship with Emirates, and we're proud to now support the world's largest fleet of A380s through our unique C.A.R.E. program," said Jim Patrick, Vice President of Commercial Aviation for UTC Aerospace Systems Customer Service. "With this program, we are able to provide Emirates with convenient access to assets in Dubai and more predictable maintenance to support their dispatch reliability targets."
The C.A.R.E. plans from UTC Aerospace Systems' provide flexible component maintenance support and deliver reliable, customer-focused solutions delivered via 60 OEM design, repair, and overhaul facilities around the world.