ExecuJet MRO Africa Gains FAA Part 145 Approval

 - June 9, 2021, 10:26 AM
ExecuJet MRO Services’ Vince Gonclaves, v-p for Africa, and Eldred de Villiers, regional sales manager for Africa, hold their facility's FAA Part 145 certificate. (Photo: ExecuJet MRO Services)

ExecuJet MRO Services at Lanseria International Airport near Johannesburg, South Africa, has received an FAA Part 145 repair station certificate, enabling it to inspect, maintain, and modify U.S.-registered aircraft and their engines, avionics, flight instruments, and other accessories. The company provides 24-hour line, base, and mobile maintenance for numerous business aircraft makes and models. It also holds airworthiness approvals from civil aviation authorities across sub-Sahara Africa.

“Our operations have always complied with the required standards for FAR Part 145 certification and we’re delighted it has been formally recognized to this effect,” said ExecuJet MRO Services v-p for Africa Vince Goncalves. “The aviation industry relies on sound maintenance and we, as a provider, have a responsibility to ensure we do this to the highest standards.”

A wholly-owned subsidiary of Dassault Aviation, ExecuJet MRO Services also operates MRO facilities in Asia, Australasia, Europe, and the Middle East. Its technicians are factory trained and certified on a variety of airframes, including those from Bombardier, Dassault Falcon, Embraer Executive Jets, Gulfstream, and Hawker.