EuroAirport Site of AMAC Aerospace Widebody Hangar

 - December 8, 2010, 10:02 AM

Amac Aerospace Switzerland has expanded its maintenance and completion facility at EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg. The new hangar and production facility will allow the MRO to maintain and do completions on widebody aircraft. The 90,400-sq-ft hangar can accommodate a Boeing 747-8i, Airbus A330 and BBJ/A320 simultaneously and is large enough to accommodate an Airbus A380. The company offers a full range of services in corporate and private aircraft maintenance, refurbishment, complex modification and completion. Heinz Köhli, strategic president of Amac Aerospace Switzerland, said he is optimistic the company can achieve its growth targets due to the new infrastructure. “We are pleased we have been able to start working as planned; in fact, we are ahead of our business plan,” he said. “We believe that we will achieve our goals.” Köhli said the company is planning the construction of a third hangar for widebody aircraft maintenance equal in size to the current one. “Work will commence in early 2011 and