Baku, Azerbaijan, May 14
By Aygun Badalova -Trend:
AJW Aviation, the world's leading independent complete aircraft spares support specialist, with the headquarters in UK, signed a new power-by-the-hour pool access agreement with Azerbaijan Airlines, the company reported on its official website.
The five year agreement will cover two A340-500 aircraft, allowing the airline access to AJW's extensive inventory of A340 components, the report said.
AJW have been recently contracted to carry out the rebranding of Azerbaijan Airline's entire fleet by late 2013.
"We are delighted to be continuing our long standing relationship with Azerbaijan Airlines", Chief Technical Officer, AJW Group, Deepak Sharma said.
Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) has selected UK A J Walter Aviation (AJW) and British Airways Engineering for providing power-by-the-hour component support for its new fleet of Boeing 787 aircraft which will commence flight operations in 2014. AJW and British Airways Engineering will provide extensive component supply, inventory management and repair services.
Azerbaijan Airlines has an order to purchase two Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft. The cost of each is $90 million. The country will be the first in Central Asia to receive these aircraft.