Hot section: Amac Receives Approval for Global Service

 - November 24, 2009, 7:53 AM

The EASA has approved Amac Aerospace Switzerland to perform line and base maintenance as well as interior refurbishments and modifications on the Global Express, Global Express XRS and Global 5000. The operation is also certified for base and line maintenance on the Gulfstream large-cabin series, Airbus A320 single-aisle series, Boeing BBJ series and line maintenance for the Boeing (McDonnell Douglas)MD-80 series.

According to the company, a new widebody hangar will be completed in May, adding almost 10,500 sq ft of maintenance floor space and additional workshops and offices. Amac’s hangars can accommodate multiple aircraft ranging from a corporate jet up to widebodies such as the Boeing 747, 787 and Airbus A350. An additional hangar is extendable to house the Airbus A380.