SR Technics Is First Choice for First Choice

 - June 20, 2007, 12:06 AM

Aircraft-maintenance company SR Technics (SRT) has become exclusive component-services provider for all First Choice Airways’ Airbus and Boeing aircraft, following conclusion of a five-year “integrated component solutions” agreement covering the carrier’s seven Airbus A320s. SRT will provide component repair and overhaul and management and logistics services and further component services for three Airbus A321s previously provided under a different agreement. The British leisure airline operates 33 aircraft from 15 UK airports.

The company has also signed a five-year contract with easyJet for the provision of landing-gear services on the airline’s fleet of 30 Boeing 737-700 aircraft. Work is due to commence in September 2007 and will be carried out at its landing-gear facility at Dublin Airport in Ireland.