Altenrhein Aviation Adds Line Maintenance in Kiev

 - August 25, 2011, 5:40 AM

Switzerland-based Altenrhein Aviation (owned by Pilatus Aircraft) has opened an EASA Part 145 line maintenance station in Kiev, Ukraine. Located on Boryspil International Airport, the facility is dedicated to supporting the Gulfstream G150 and G200. The facility will also serve nearby Zhulyany airport and offers 24-hour AOG service covering the Ukraine and adjacent countries. Altenrhein Aviation operates the facility with its local Ukrainian partner, Aero-Charter Airlines, and has a staff of five experienced B1/B2 licensed technicians on site, to provide scheduled and unscheduled maintenance up to A-Checks. The facility is certified to work on EASA- and Ukrainian-registered aircraft. Altenrhein Aviation is a Gulfstream-authorized warranty repair facility and is the major MRO facility for Gulfstream’s midsize cabin G100/G150/G200 in Europe. The Kiev Line Station is also authorized by Gulfstream as a warranty line service satellite location.